Russian hockey fans and anti-Nazi groups were outraged after dancers supporting a Latvian hockey club laid out a symbol resembling swastika right before a game with their Russian guests. The Kontinental Hockey League found no problem with the symbol.
Hockey fans in Washington state will have more to worry about this weekend than avoiding a puck to the face: the Department of Homeland Security will be testing out a new facial recognition system at an arena this Saturday.
On the weekend CSKA Moscow commemorated what could have been the 65th birthday of late ice hockey star Valery Kharlamov, who tragically died at the age of 33. RT recalls the brightest moments of the player’s career, which inspired fans worldwide.