|International Defenceman ... Played at the 1990 World and European Championship and won both titles with the Soviet team ... Scored three goals and added eight assists for 11 points in 10 games ... Named the Best Defenceman of World and European Championship in 1990 ... Voted to the tournament All-Star Team.
Career Began his hockey career with Yermak Angarsk ... Played for Sokol Kiev of the Soviet League from 1983 to 1986 ... Played for Dynamo Moscow from 1986 to 1990 ... Won Soviet national title in 1990 ... Signed with the Washington Capitals in the middle of the 1990-91 season ... Played three seasons in the NHL with Washington, Quebec and Boston ... Saw action in 161 games and accumulated 21 goals and 48 assists for 69 points.