Found March 12, 2012 on Talk Hockey:

Alexander Ovechkin (left) celebrates with teammate and good friend Alexander Semin (right).

Alexander Semin - a former 40 goal scorer - could be headed to the KHL after this season, according to a report by the Ottawa Sun's Bruce Garrioch. Semin has 44 points in 65 games this season.

"Since W Alexander Semin won’t be back with the Capitals next season — and nobody was willing to deal for him at the trade deadline — expect him to play in the KHL", suggests Bruce Garrioch. "A UFA making $6.7 million, Semin isn’t going to get those kinds of offers to play in the NHL ..."

If Semin leaves the NHL, what sort of an impact do you think it will have on Ovechkin, who has also had his fair share of struggles the last few seasons?


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