Olympic Update: Three Jackets Sent Home
David Vyborny and The Czech Republic Advance
As the Olympic Ice Hockey Tournament reached the Semifinals, David Vyborny is the lone Blue JacketÂ playing hockey inÂ Torino.
Vyborny and the Czech Republic handed fellow Blue Jacket Radoslav Suchy and Team Slovakia a 3-1 defeat to advance to the Semifinals. Suchy will join Adam Foote and Rick Nash on the sidelines, as both were eliminated when Team Canada suffered a 2-0 loss to Russia.
In other Olympic action, Sweden ended Switzerland's hopes with a 6-2 win while Team USA was also sent home with a 4-3 loss to Finland.
The Czech Republic will play Sweden at 10:30 a.m. on Friday while Russia and Finland will square off at 3 p.m.
Suchy finished the tournament posting 1-1-2 in six games helping Slovakia to a 5-1 record.
Nash scored 0-1-1 with 10 PIMs while Foote also tallied 0-1-1 with six PIM in six games as Canada went 3-3-0.
Vyborny has seen action in six games, scoring 1-1-2.