Saturday is the two-year anniversary of the terrible plane crash that took the lives of the entire Lokomotiv Yaroslavl team.
The only member of the Lokomotiv Yaroslavl to survive Wednesday's tragic plane crash, Alexander Galimov, passed away on Monday.
Tens of thousands of people flocked to a memorial ceremony Saturday for the victims of the Russian plane crash that devastated a top KHL hockey team.
Former NHL player and assistant coach Brad McCrimmon was among the 43 people that died when the KHL's Lokomotiv Yaroslavl plane crash on Wednesday.
Pavol Demitra's agent confirmed that his client was one of the people to tragically die in the KHL's Lokomotiv Yaroslavl plane crash on Wednesday.
According to Lokomotiv Yaroslavl officials, the entire KHL team was on the plane that crashed on Wednesday.
A Russian plane with 45 passengers on board, including the KHL team Lokomotiv Yaroslavl crashed on Wednesday, killing 43 people.
Pavol Demitra has signed a one-year contract with Yaroslavl of the KHL.
Pavol Demitra will return to the lineup Sunday night.
Pavol Demitra was a healthy scratch on Friday.
Pavol Demitra has responded nicely since he was temporarily demoted to the Canucks' fourth line earlier in the week.
Pavol Demitra is projected to play on the Canucks' fourth line on Monday.
Pavol Demitra wants to make up for a disappointing regular season with a strong playoff performance.
Pavol Demitra scored in the third period, but the Sharks knocked off the Canucks 4-2 Thursday night.