So how does Ice Hockey in Austria differ from the USA?


This is the question I asked one of our American visitors as we sat last evening watching Vienna Capitals beat KAC (5:1).

 

Vienna Capitals warming up before the game.

Vienna Capitals warming up before the game.

I rather liked the answer. “Well the Vienna Capitals could be said to play in a style similar to the tactics used in Basketball, while in the States the tactics are closer to those in American Football”.

Last nights game was a sell-out

Last nights game was a sell-out

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