Nothing is going well for the most Swiss team in the NHL! Defeated 6-1 in Philadelphia, New Jersey conceded a third loss in a row, the seventh in their last eight games.
After his big first Saturday against the Islanders, Akira Schmid was once again invited to keep the Devils’ cage. The Bernese took over Mackenzie Blackwood after the 2nd period when the score was already 5-1 to make 7 saves.
If Captain Nico Hischier is still on the side due to Covid-19 protocol, Jonas Siegenthaler took part in this new shipwreck. The defender accused a record of -2.
The other Swiss aren’t really at the party anymore
Pius Suter was the only victorious Swiss of the evening. Detroit won 2-1 ahead of the Islanders. Grégory Hofmann lost 4-3 in Vancouver with Columbus after leading 3-0. As for Timo Meier, he suffered the misfortune of a 3-1 home loss with San Jose to Seattle.
ats / tzing