Kimmo Timonen will be headed to Sochi, Russia for the 2014 Winter Olympics as a member of Team Finland according to Sam Carchidi of The Philadelphia Inquirer. Timonen is the fifth member of the Flyers headed to Russia joining Michael Raffl, Mark Streit, Jake Voracek, and Andrej Meszaros.
Timonen, 38, has two goals and 11 assists this season for the Flyers. He isn't showing many signs of slowing down as he still averages 21:07 minutes of ice time. Last season, Timonen ranked in the top-five offensively among defensemen with five goals and 24 assists for 29 points in 45 games.
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