Kukla's Korner Hockey
by Paul on 02/13/06 at 09:50 PM ET
Czech goaltender Dominik Hasek made it to the 2006 Winter Olympics, but his equipment didn't. Hasek borrowed old gear from the host Italian team to wear in practise Monday after his equipment was lost en route to the Games. "It's probably somewhere in Washington, but we don't know for sure," the Ottawa Senators goaltender said. "I hope it's here (Tuesday). I need at least one practice with my equipment to play the game." Czech coach Alois Hadamczik has not yet announced whether Hasek or Tomas Vokoun of the Nashville Predators will start, although Hasek, the hero of his country's 1998 Olympic victory, is the favourite.more on the Czech's...
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