April 19, 2012
Soviet Hockey Legend Valeri Vasiliev Dies
From the Society of International Hockey Research:
The Russian Ice Hockey Federation website is reporting the death of legendary Moscow Dynamo defenceman Valery Vasiliev at the age of 62. Vasiliev played in the 1972 Summit Series and was captain of the Soviet team that won the 1981 Canada Cup.
Special thanks to SIHR member Denis Gibbons. Here's the GHL biography of Valeri Vasiliev.