Noteworthy, is the inclusion in the composition of the team Suomi as 11 of the players playing overseas. While KHL clubs only seven players. The champion of the country "Tappara" is represented by two players, including Patrick Lyne. This 18-year-old striker tipped to place in the top three at the NHL draft-2016.
Recall, the Finns in the preliminary group stage play in St. Petersburg with teams USA, Canada, Slovakia, Belarus, Germany, France and Hungary.
The team Finland at the world Cup-2016:
goalies Niklas Bäckström (calgary, NHL), Mikko Koskinen (SKA, KHL), Uuse the Saros (Milwaukee, AHL)