As the Journal du Jura reports, the five players were all missing yesterday in EHC Biel's last preparation game due to unspecified minor injuries, much to team manager Martin Steinegger's bewilderment: "I've never experienced a situation like this in the summer since I took over. I have no explanation... The test results after the physical preparation phase are even better than a year ago."
EHC Biel has to deal with several players suffering from minor injuries
Forwards Gaëtan Haas, Damien Brunner, Luca Hischier, Michael Hügli, and defender Alexander Yakovenko are currently treating their wounds.
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