Russian NHL stars enter spotlight as war rages in Ukraine

June 3, 2022 - Jack Gournell - Axios, Newsmax

Brendan Dwyer, a faculty member at VCU's Center for Sport Leadership, says banning Russian hockey players would be a blow to the Kremlin. "Putin puts these athletes on a pedestal more than soccer, more than tennis," Dwyer told AP.

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