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Igor Larionov, legendary ice hockey player and member of the Continental Hockey League's Board of Directors, three-time Stanley Cup Champion

1960 - Born in Voskresensk, Soviet Union
1981 - Joins Central Red Army Sports Club (Cska)
1982 - World Champion for two years running
1984 - Olympic Gold
1986 - World Champion
1988 - Olympic Gold
1989 - Signed by Vancouver Canucks
1989 - World Champion
1992 - Signed by HC Lugano
1993 - Signed by San Jose Sharks
1995 - Signed by Detroit Red Wings
1997 - Stanley Cup Championship with Detroit
1998 - Stanley Cup Championship with Detroit
2000 - Signed by Florida Panthers
2000 - Returns to Detroit Red Wings
2002 - Stanley Cup Championship with Detroit
2003 - Signed by New Jersey Devils
2008 - Included in Hockey Hall of Fame, Toronto

Barry Smith
Head coach, SKA St. Petersburg, KHL

1952 - Born in Buffalo, New York
1972 - Graduates, Ithaca College
1981 - Moves to Sweden to continue coaching career
1984 - Moves to Norway to continue coaching career
1986 - Returns to the U.S. and moves to Buffalo as Scotty Bowman’s assistant
1991 - Leads Pittsburg Penguins to become Stanley Cup Champions
1992 - Leads Pittsburg Penguins to become Stanley Cup Champions
1997 - Stanley Cup Champion with Detroit as head coach
1998 - Stanley Cup Champion with Detroit as head coach
2002 - Stanley Cup Champion with Detroit as head coach
2005 - Associate coach, Phoenix Coyotes
2007 - Head coach, SKA St. Petersburg Ice Hockey Club