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Chicago Blackhawks Represented At Upcoming World Championships

By Keith Schultz
Apr 9, 2016; Columbus, OH, USA; Chicago Blackhawks left wing Artemi Panarin (72) celebrates after scoring a goal against the Columbus Blue Jackets in the first period at Nationwide Arena. Mandatory Credit: Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports
Apr 9, 2016; Columbus, OH, USA; Chicago Blackhawks left wing Artemi Panarin (72) celebrates after scoring a goal against the Columbus Blue Jackets in the first period at Nationwide Arena. Mandatory Credit: Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports /
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Apr 9, 2016; Columbus, OH, USA; Chicago Blackhawks left wing Artemi Panarin (72) looks on during a stoppage in play against the Columbus Blue Jackets in the third period at Nationwide Arena. The Blue Jackets won 5-4 in overtime. Mandatory Credit: Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports
Apr 9, 2016; Columbus, OH, USA; Chicago Blackhawks left wing Artemi Panarin (72) looks on during a stoppage in play against the Columbus Blue Jackets in the third period at Nationwide Arena. The Blue Jackets won 5-4 in overtime. Mandatory Credit: Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports /

Which Chicago Blackhawks and Chicago Blackhawks Prospects Will Be Representing Their Countries At This Year’s World Championships

The Chicago Blackhawks season is over and yes we are still boo-hooing about it which probably means we are extremely spoiled following playoff seasons of long runs to Stanley Cups and Western Conference Finals.

So, we are in some uncharted waters for Chicago Blackhawks fans since 2012, so if your team is eliminated this early into the Stanley Cup playoffs, there is the World Championships to watch some of your stars and some of your teams prospects.  So let’s take a quick look at the Chicago Blackhawks that are playing in this years World Championships that kick off on Friday May 6th.

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RUSSIA

Russia is the host country, and the player most Chicago Blackhawks fans will be watching during the World Championships has to be Artemi Panarin.  The Breadman showed flashes of what he was bringing to the Chicago Blackhawks in last years Worlds.  Artemi Panarin who was just named a Calder Trophy Finalist and probably will be looking to put on a show for the home crowd while pushing to win the tournament.

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Panarin was great to watch play with Patrick Kane all year long, so it will be a little weird not seeing him skating with #88, but playing with some KHL stars.

Next: Who's On Team USA

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