On 58-m to year of life died a famous Soviet hockey player Nikolai Maslov, the official website of SKA.
Causes of death were not reported.
«SKA ice hockey club expresses its deep condolences to the family and friends of Nicholas Paton. The date and place of farewell to the outstanding player will be announced later,» — reads the statement of the club.
Nikolai Maslov — bronze medalist at the USSR championship in 1987.
In recent years he was Vice-President of Federation of hockey of St. Petersburg.