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Geno, Gonch will play for Team Russia

Evgeni Malkin and Sergei Gonchar are the two Pens who have been named to Team Russia, which looks like it's the team to beat in Vancouver this winter...

The full 23-man lineup features 14 NHL players:

Goaltenders: Ilya Bryzgalov (Phoenix Coyotes), Semyon Varlamov (Washington Capitals), Evgeni Nabokov (San Jose Sharks).

Defenders: Anton Volchenkov (Ottawa Senators), Sergei Gonchar (Pittsburgh Penguins), Denis Grebeshkov (Edmonton Oilers), Dmitry Kalinin (Salavat Yulaev), Konstantin Korneyev (CSKA), Andrei Markov (Montreal Canadians), Ilya Nikulin (Ak Bars), Fedor Tyutin (Columbus Blue Jackets).

Forwards: Maxim Afinogenov (Atlanta Thrashers), Pavel Datsyuk (Detroit Red Wings), Danis Zaripov (Ak Bars), Sergei Zinovyev (Salavat Yulaev), Ilya Kovalchuk (Atlanta Thrashers), Viktor Kozlov (Salavat Yulaev), Evgeni Malkin (Pittsburgh Penguins), Alexei Morozov (Ak Bars), Alex Ovechkin (Washington Capitals), Alexander Radulov (Salavat Yulaev), Alexander Semin (Washington Capitals), Sergei Fyodorov (Metallurg Magnitogorsk).

(Courtesy of CBS Sports)

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