Alex Ovechkin and Alexander Semin will join Russia in the IIHF World Hockey Championship.
The 2 people from the Winnipeg Jets grew to become available after their NHL team was removed in the 2010 nfl playoffs through the New You are able to Rangers on Saturday.
Russia hasn’t experienced with no pair - they is undefeated through six round robin games and it has a 3-point add Sweden within the Stockholm pool.
Ovechkin and Semin are required to become listed on they on Wednesday, eventually prior to the quarter-finals.
It’s the eighth tournament appearance for Ovechkin, who won gold with Russia in 2008 in addition to silver this year and bronze in 2005 and 2007.
He finished the NHL regular season fifth in goal scoring with 38 goals and 65 points.
Semin, meanwhile, will have in the sixth world championship after finishing the NHL regular season with 21 goals and 33 assists.
He seemed to be around the gold-medal winning team in 2008, required silver this year and bronze in 2005.