Hockey: Třinec, Plzeň advance to playoffs’ semifinals

Třinec and Plzeň have joined Slavia Prague and Zlín in the semifinals of the Czech hockey league playoff. Třinec beat Sparta Prague 5:0 in the decisive match of the best-of-seven quarterfinal series on Wednesday night while Plzeň defeated Litvínov 4:3 in the seventh game of the series. The semifinal series kick off on Sunday when Plzeň face regular season winners Slavia; the best-of seven series between Zlín and Třinec starts next Tuesday.

Author: Jan Richter