Lundqvist not the only #NYR missing the World Championships to rest. Artem Anisimov will not be playing for Russia.
...Anisimov had been rumored to be playing at the Worlds but he confirmed yesterday that he wasn't.
...smart move to keep Hank out of the Worlds. Hank's knees always seem to be an issue in the offseason (see cortisone shot last year), so not playing should keep further stress off his knees.
Derek Stepan and Ryan McDonagh are undecided for Worlds.
For what other Rangers have decided regarding Worlds click here.