Remembering Lokomotiv

Two years ago today, perhaps the greatest tragedy in hockey history occurred when the plane holding KHL club Yaroslavl Lokomotiv crashed shortly after taking off from the runway. Let us remember them.

It's tough to really say anything about the Lokomotiv tragedy two years later that hasn't been said better by others, so I thought a nice way to remember those who lost their lives would be to list their names, and link to pieces focusing on the rebuilding of the hockey club from last year. Please feel free to add any new pieces that come out today as they are published in the comments.

PLAYERS:
Vitaly Anikeyenko
Mikhail Balandin
Gennady Churilov
Pavol Demitra
Robert Dietrich
Alexander Galimov
Marat Kalimulin
Alexander Kalyanin
Andrei Kiryukhin
Nikita Klyukin
Stefan Liv
Jan Marek
Sergei Ostapchuk
Karel Rachunek
Ruslan Salei
Maxim Shuvalov
Karlis Skrastinš
Pavel Snurnitsyn
Daniil Sobchenko
Ivan Tkachenko
Pavel Trakhanov
Yuri Urychev
Josef Vašícek
Alexander Vasyunov
Alexander Vyukhin
Artem Yarchuk

TEAM PERSONNEL:
Yuri Bakhvalov
Aleksandr Belyaev
Alexander Karpovtsev
Igor Korolev
Nikolai Krivonosov
Yevgeni Kunnov
Vyacheslav Kuznetsov
Brad McCrimmon
Vladimir Piskunov
Yevgeni Sidorov
Andrei Zimin
Plus seven members of the crew.

Remembering the victims of the tragedy and how Yaroslavl is rebuilding from three different perspectives:

Dmitry Chesnokov of Puck Daddy.

Dan Gelston of the National Post.

Brett Popplewell of Sportsnet Magazine.


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