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Five former Soviet hockey players wound up in Detroit in the 1990s and helped to catapult the Detroit Red Wings celebrated comback.
They are the Russian Five, and while they changed their sport forever, they also helped bridge rival cultures with their unique style of diplomacy.
This is their remarkable story of espionage, defection, hearbreak and triumph – and remarkable courage after a fateful limo crash nearly killed one of them.
This event is free and open to the public. Be sure to stop by to get your copies signed and talk hockey.