If Canada will lose, who cares? They are supposed to lose. If team Russia will lose, that's when the gloating will begin. Ovi's haters will be all over. So it's due or die for team Russia and Ovechkin.
Kovalchuk said it's a matter of principle to beat Canada. He was asked what he could say to the fans:
"Come and watch us at the arena or on TV. And get some validol. Root for us to the end!"
So you know the drill. Check myp2pforum.eu, atdhe.net and ngetv.net for live feeds. For those who won't be able to watch, here are live stats that are immediately updated.
Russia's superstar Alexander Ovechkin shots the puck during their Qualifying Round Group E match between Russia and Finland at the World Ice Hockey Championships in Cologne, Germany, on Tuesday, May 18, 2010.
The officials for the game are: Referees: Christer Lärking (SWE) / Vladimir Sindler (CZE), linesmen: Roger Arm (SUI) / Tobias Wehrli (SUI).
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