On Tuesday, Slovakia became the latest nation to unveil its 2014 Winter Olympic hockey jerseys:
Not really sure what’s going on with the ribbed look.
Igor Nemecek, president of the Slovak Ice Hockey Federation, spoke at length about the jerseys in his presser, but we don’t have the funds to employ a full-time PHT translator (hence our reliance on the Google.)
SlovakProspects.com did provide this image, which might explain the design a little better:
(Upon review, this only further confused things.)
The ’14 jerseys are noticeably different than the ones Slovakia was rocking at the 2010 Winter Games in Vancouver, where it finished fourth: