THE FILE ON ALEXAN­DER YAKU­SHEV

Winnipeg Sun - - SPORTS - — Lance Hornby

Born: Jan. 2, 1947 The skinny: Scored a ca­reer-best 50 goals in 42 games for Spar­tak in 1968-69 and 339 for the team dur­ing his ca­reer ... In the ’72 se­ries, com­pared his story to that of Paul Hen­der­son’s as a player un­known in his own coun­try un­til ex­celling on the big stage ... Third player of the ’72 team join­ing the Hall with Vladislav Tre­tiak and the late Va­leri Khar­lamov ... Played 218 games in­ter­na­tional games and two Olympic golds in ’72 and ’76 as well as seven world cham­pi­ons.

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