The Carolina Hurricanes released the news on Twitter today that Jeff Skinner, Tuomo Ruutu, and newly signed Justin Krueger will be participating in the IIHF World Championships later this month. Of course Skinner will be representing Team Canada, Ruutu, Team Finland, and Krueger will be playing for Team Germany.
Pete Friesen, Hurricanes head trainer and strength and conditioning coach, will also be on team Canada's staff.
Chip Alexander has more details on Canes Now. We'll be keeping track of this and will have more information as it becomes available.
Here is a link to the schedule of games.