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Canada-Russia, Sid-Ovi, who needs more?

Updated: February 24, 2010, 11:25 AM ET
By Pierre LeBrun

VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- A Canada-Russia clash doesn't need any subplots. This rivalry has sold itself for 37½ years.

But like it or not, the bitter rivalry between Sidney Crosby and Alex Ovechkin is impossible to ignore, whether it's when the Pittsburgh Penguins and Washington Capitals clash or in the pair's only international meeting in the 2005 world junior championship. Now, the NHL stars are set to face off in one of the biggest games they will ever play against ...

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