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‘The Russian Five’: NBC Sports Network To Premiere Documentary On First Russians To Play Together In The NHL

NBC Sports Network is set to premiere The Russian Five, a feature documentary about the first five Russians to play hockey together in the NHL. The film will air on November 6, following NBCSN’s Wednesday Night Hockey game between the Detroit Red Wings and New … Continue reading

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Movie Review: “The Russian Five”

“The Russian Five” tells the fascinating tale of the rebuilding of the once-great Detroit Red Wings hockey club during the late 80’s and early 90’s, which included utilizing draft picks to select Russian players.  Drafting them was one thing. Getting … Continue reading

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