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Former stars of the NHL got together Saturday to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Russia-Canada games. The Soviet-Russian team of retired stars got three goals from Bure en route to a 7-5 win.
Russian Sergei Babinov (L) tries to stop Finnish legend Esa Tikkanen (C), as he attacks Maxim Mikhailovsky's net during the game in Moscow on February 25, 2012. Top hockey players and former stars faced off on the invitation of Russian strongman Vladimir Putin to celebrating the 40th anniversary of the Cold War era Summit Series between the Canadian and Soviet teams. The Summit Series was the first ever meeting between the Soviet and an NHL-inclusive Canadian national ice hockey teams and an eight-game series was held in September 1972.
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