4/14/18 | Pavel Buchnevich has been named to Russia's roster for the World Championships. (Russia)
Vladislav Namestnikov has also been named to the team but is undergoing medical evaluation to determine whether he can play. (Russia)
4/10 | 7:23PM: Mats Zuccarello said that he will not play at the World Championships due to a knee injury that has bugged him all season. (Nettavisen)
Henrik Lundqvist said earlier today that he is also dealing with a knee injury and needs time to decide if he will be physically and/or mentally ready to play in the Worlds.
Kevin Hayes said that he was not sure yet about playing in the Worlds. (SNY)
10:40AM: Zibanejad confirmed he will play for Sweden at the Worlds. (NYR)
4/9/18 | 12:40PM: Sweden has announced that Andersson will play in two World Cup exhibition games this week against Denmark. (Tre Kroner)
Gorton noted that other Rangers players have been asked to participate including Mika Zibanejad and Lias Andersson from Sweden and Filip Chytil for the Czech Republic.
He said that organization supports players going to the World Championships and allowing them to keep playing in "meaningful games."
Pavel Buchnevich has said that he may play for Russia.
Gorton is part of the USA Mens National Team Advisory Group that helps select the players and coaches.