Maria, remember that hockey player I wrote about? The one that flew to Latvia and had to fly back to NHL the next day? Well, some days later they told him he can go back to Latvia because some of the injured players were healthy again and he wasn't needed for backup. So he's with our team now.
The surprise story of our team this year is Miks Indrasis. Most of our players play in Dinamo Riga or in other KHL teams; some play elsewhere in Europe or in AHL. But Indrasis, he's only 21 years old and he played in the Dinamo Riga farm club all season long. He played one game in KHL but that was it. And now he's part of the national team and he's already scored two goals - one against Russia and one against Germany. It's awesome