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Report- Semin Will Play With No Pay In The KHL

from RIA NOVOSTI, 

Carolina Hurricanes forward Alexander Semin has signed for his hometown team in Russia for the NHL lockout.

Semin will play for free while at Siberian team Sokol Krasnoyarsk, which plays in Russia’s second-tier VHL league rather than the top-level KHL.

“I’m proud that the opportunity’s emerged for me to play for my hometown club,” Semin said on the VHL website.

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added 9:31am, Not enough coffee for me, it is not the KHL but the VHL, as it says in the story. Sorry for the mistake.

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Nathan's avatar

?????

Posted by Nathan from the scoresheet! on 09/25/12 at 09:16 AM ET

J.J. from Kansas's avatar

Boy that selfish guy sure is being selfish.

Posted by J.J. from Kansas on 09/25/12 at 09:20 AM ET

Nathan's avatar

Yeah, or one of the Russian mobs made him an offer he couldn’t refuse.

Posted by Nathan from the scoresheet! on 09/25/12 at 09:26 AM ET

LivinLaVidaLockout's avatar

Yeah, or one of the Russian mobs made him an offer he couldn’t refuse.
Posted by Nathan from the scoresheet! on 09/25/12 at 09:26 AM ET

They’re paying him in gum.

Posted by LivinLaVidaLockout on 09/25/12 at 09:29 AM ET

Paul's avatar

I just updated the post, it is the VHL he will be playing in, not the KHL.

Need coffee.

Posted by Paul from Motown Area on 09/25/12 at 09:34 AM ET

Paul's avatar

Puck Daddy has more on the signing…

Posted by Paul from Motown Area on 09/25/12 at 11:33 AM ET

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