Competing in his second Olympics, Jurcina represented Slovakia in 2006. He notched one assist and eight penalty minutes in six games. He also skated for Slovakia at the World Championship in 2006, registered three points (2-1-3) and eight penalty minutes in seven games.
In 2007, Jurcina played for Slovakia at the World Championship and recorded one goal and one assist in seven games. He first took to the ice for his country at the 2002 and 2003 World Junior Championships.
There's not much to say. We played like [garbage]. I think every guy in the room should be completely embarrassed about how they played tonight. Every single person. To start a road trip, one of the biggest road trips and have a division rival chasing you down and have a ton on the line, it's ridiculous how we played tonight.
— Anaheim forward Andrew Cogliano after the Ducks' 7-2 loss to the Flames on Wednesday