Nikita Zadorov / Photo: © Getty Images
Russian defender of “Colorado” Nikita Zadorov next week will have surgery, so he will not be able to help the national team at the World Cup.
– Zadorov until the last hoped that he will play at the World Championships in Denmark, but the doctors decided that an operation is necessary, she is scheduled for the next week, “said hockey player Alexander Tyzhny.
This season, Zadorov scored 20 (7 + 13) points in 77 meetings in the regular season, and scored one goal and gave two assists in three playoff games.
The 2018 World Cup will be held in Denmark from 4 to 20 May.