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Bern's John Tavares, left, looks on next to (Credit: AP)

Bern's John Tavares, left, looks on next to Canadian-born Swiss teammate Ryan Gardner, right, during the Swiss League A hockey match between SC Bern and EHC Biel in Bern, Switzerland. (Dec. 22, 2012)

Islanders playing in Switzerland

The Islanders' John Tavares and Mark Streit are playing with SC Bern in Switzerland during the NHL lockout.

SC Bern's John Tavares from the New York
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SC Bern's John Tavares from the New York Islanders, left, challenges for the puck with Rapperswil's Antonio Rizzello, right, during the Swiss first league hockey match between Rapperswil-Jona Lakers and SC Bern, in Rapperswil, Switzerland. (Dec. 8, 2012)

Bern's Mark Streit, left, challenges for the puck
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Bern's Mark Streit, left, challenges for the puck during the Swiss League A hockey match between SC Bern and SC Langnau Tigers in Bern. (Dec. 21, 2012)

Bern's Roman Josi, left, and Mark Streit, react
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Bern's Roman Josi, left, and Mark Streit, react during the Swiss League A hockey match between SC Bern and SC Langnau Tigers in Bern. (Dec. 21, 2012)

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In this picture, made available Dec. 23, 2012,
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In this picture, made available Dec. 23, 2012, Bern's John Tavares, left, celebrates with teammates Joel Vermin and Beat Gerber, right, after Tavares scored during the Swiss League A hockey match between SC Bern and EHC Biel in Bern, Switzerland Saturday Dec. 22, 2012. Tavares, a New York Islanders' center currently plays in Switzerland due to the ongoing NHL lockout. (AP Photo/Keystone/Peter Klaunzer)

In this picture made available Dec. 22, 2012,
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In this picture made available Dec. 22, 2012, Bern's John Tavares , left, challenges for the puck with Langnau's Joerg Rebe during the Swiss League A hockey match between SC Bern and SC Langnau Tigers in Bern, Friday Dec. 21, 2012. New York Islanders' John Tavares currently plays in Switzerland due to the NHL lockout. (AP Photo/Keystone/Peter Klaunzer)

Bern's John Tavares, left, looks on next to
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Bern's John Tavares, left, looks on next to Canadian-born Swiss teammate Ryan Gardner, right, during the Swiss League A hockey match between SC Bern and EHC Biel in Bern, Switzerland. (Dec. 22, 2012)

In this picture made available Dec 23, 2012,
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In this picture made available Dec 23, 2012, Bern's Mark Streit celebrates after scoring during a Swiss League A hockey match between SC Bern and EHC Biel in Bern, Switzerland Saturday Dec 22, 2012. Streit is a New York Islanders' captain and currently plays in Switzerland due to the ongoing NHL lockout. (AP Photo/Keystone/Peter Klaunzer)

The Islanders' John Tavares, now playing with SC
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The Islanders' John Tavares, now playing with SC Bern because of the NHL lockout, challenges for the puck during the match between EV Zug and SC Bern in Zug, Switzerland. (Oct. 5, 2012)

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In this picture taken Oct. 13, 2012, New
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In this picture taken Oct. 13, 2012, New York Islanders Swiss NHL lockout hockey player Mark Streit, now with SC Bern, challenges for the puck with Joel Genazzi, left, of SC Langnau Tigers during their Swiss hockey League match in Bern, Switzerland. (AP Photo/Keystone/Peter Schneider)

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