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09-07-2011, 01:38 PM
Rest in peace, those lost in today's devastating plane crash, sad sad news.

http://www.nypost.com/p/news/international/russian_plane_crashes_on_takeoff_i8OiMYM1LsAjRNLBF zNI3N?CMP=OTC-rss&FEEDNAME=

Pavol Demitra, Karel Rachunek, Ruslan Salei, Josef Vasicek, and Alex Karpovtsev are among the many left dead.

Rangers in 7
09-07-2011, 01:54 PM
such sad news....i first heard this around 10 AM and i am still baffled, karpovtsev was such a great ranger...i loved him

on a side note, terrible pr for crosby to have this whole interview and media session after this happened....should have been rescheduled

09-07-2011, 01:59 PM
Those lost in the crash:

Vitaly Anikeenko; Yuri Bahvalov; Alexander Belyaev; Mikhail Balandin; Alexander Vasyunov;Joseph Vashichek; Alexander E. Vyuhin; Robert Genrikhovich Ditrih; Pavol Demitra; Andrey Zimin; Marat Natfullovich Kalimulin; Alexander G. Karpovtsev; Alexander I. Kalyanin; Andrey Kiryuhin; Nikita Klyukin; Igor Borisovich Korolev; Nikolai Krivonosov; Evgeny Kunnov; Vyacheslav Mikhailovich Kuznetsov; Stephen Daniel Patrick Liv; Jan Marek; Brad Byron MacCrimmon; Sergey I. Ostapchuk; Vladimir Leonidovich Piskunov; Karel Rahunek; Ruslan Salei; Evgeny Sidorov; Karlis Martinovic Skrastinsh; Pavel Snurnitsyn; Daniel E. Sobchenko; Gennady S. Churilov; Maxim A. Shuvalov; Artem Nikolaevich Yarchuk.

09-07-2011, 07:21 PM
Demo,u will always b in my heart.U were one of my best friends on and off the ice.U will be greatly missed by all of us.My condolences...


Gaborik's had a terrible summer, losing his best friends Derek Boogard and Pavol Demitra.

09-07-2011, 08:43 PM
This sucks for Gabs but also I wonder how his season will be effected... it's either going to light a fire in him to just go all out and be a beast or he might honestly be held back with a lot of mental issues...

Feel bad for the guy