Why is Girgensons playing wing?
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10-06-2012, 05:17 PM
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Everyone in American and Britain seem to think of all former Soviet states and even satellite states as being 'Russian'. I hope people realize that the Soviet Union took over Latvia and the rest of the Eastern Bloc by force at the tail end of WW2 and for the most part the citizens of those countries were rabidly against it and brutally purged.
I wonder though, do you think Zemgus speaks Russian? Is it common for younger generations to still learn it? I feel like I talked about this with you before but I don't remember.
I think I remember him saying that he didn't after being drafted, but I could be wrong.
Might have been when he was with Grigorenko and Alyonka Larionov.
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