Alexander Semin Added to Russian Olympic Team
Winger will represent the host country in Sochi
Semin, 29, has nine goals and 12 assists (21 points) in 36 games for Carolina this season, including three goals in his last two games. A native of Krasnoyarsk, Russia, he has represented his country in nine major international tournaments, including the 2010 Winter Olympic Games. He helped Russia win gold at the 2008 and 2012 IIHF World Championships and also won medals at the 2002 U-18 World Junior Championship (silver), 2005 IIHF World Championship (bronze) and 2010 IIHF World Championship (silver).