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09-25-2012, 04:52 PM
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: LTIR or golf course
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Ya, they do the same in Swedish. Ovetjkin, Datsiuk, Kovaltjuk, Siomin. Honestly I don't mind the spelling if it's pronounced the same, but Siomin etc. gets silly. Transcribed names for the sake of North America are kinda like artist names anyway and you get used to them.
It's not like the Swedish or Finnish players are pronounced the right way either
Yeah, some people here in Finland whine when Finnish announcer doesn't say some name correctly like they always do in NA.. regarding that, I wonder who that Tiiimu Selanni is, he's done pretty well, eh?
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