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The Russian striker, “new York Rangers” Artemiy Panarin will not take part in the all-star game the National hockey League (NHL) because of an injury. On Wednesday, January 22, reported on the website of the League.
28-year-old Panarin missed the match of the regular championship with “new York islanders” because of damage to the upper body. On the Match of stars of Russian will replace his teammate Chris KREIDER.
At the moment the Russian striker is the top scorer of the Rangers. He has 68 points (26 goals and 42 assists) in 47 games this season. In the list of the best scorers in the League, he occupies the fifth place.
Panarin is the highest paid Russian player in the NHL. 1 July 2019, he signed a contract with the Rangers a seven-year contract, which will receive 81.5 million dollars.
The NHL all-star game in 2020 will be held January 25 in the American St. Louis.
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