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Ilya Bryzgalov Is Playing Angry Birds While His Russian National Team Is Playing Hockey

May 9, 2013, 10:35 AM EDT


The Russian national team is currently playing France in the IIHF World Championships. And Ilya Bryzgalov is playing Angry Birds: Star Wars edition.

Bryzgalov is one of three goalies on the Russian roster, alongside Semyon Varlamnov of the Colorado Avalanche and Vasili Kosechkin, who is currently in net.

[RELATED: Ilya Bryzgalov's chat with the Russian media makes him seem quite reasonable]

Bryz, on the other hand, is tweeting the following:


These are his first tweets since Jan. 8 and they come just three days after he told a reporter:

Update: Puck Daddy just posted an interview with Bryzgalov in which he actually discusses his long Twitter silence — “I just don’t find it interesting at all” — and once again fields questions on the local media, referring to the reporters’  “pure unprofessionalism.”

  1. since67 - May 10, 2013 at 11:21 AM

    He just signed his ticket out of Philly. Good riddance.


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