The Russian rocket

Murphy, Austin
December 1992
Sports Illustrated;12/7/92, Vol. 77 Issue 24, p52
Profiles Pavel Bute, Moscow-born right wing for the Vancouver Canucks professional hockey team. How he holds the audience captive; Winnner of the Calder Trophy as the league's best rookie; Sacks of fan mail; Origin and background; His father's influence ;His brother, a Soviet swimming star in the Olympics; His brief Hollywood experience, marriage and divorce; Performances, playing style and statistics. INSET: A wild and crazy guy, by A.M..


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