Yevgeni Zimin

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Yevgeni Zimin
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Born (1947-08-06)6 August 1947
Moscow, Soviet Union
Died 28 December 2018(2018-12-28) (aged 71)
Moscow, Russia
Height 5 ft 8 in (173 cm)
Weight 181 lb (82 kg; 12 st 13 lb)
Position Right Wing
Shot Left
Played for HC Spartak Moscow
National team  Soviet Union
Playing career 1964–1977
Yevgeni Zimin
Medal record
Men's ice hockey
Representing  Soviet Union
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 1968 Grenoble Team
Gold medal – first place 1972 Sapporo Team

Yevgeni Vladimirovich Zimin (Russian: Евге́ний Влади́мирович Зими́н; 6 August 1947 – 28 December 2018) was a Soviet ice hockey player who played in the Soviet Hockey League. He played for HC Spartak Moscow. He was inducted into the Russian and Soviet Hockey Hall of Fame in 1968.[1]

He died at the age of 71 in 2018.[2] At the time of his death, he was a scout with the Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League (NHL).[3]


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