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American ice hockey player Bryan Berard in the podcast Spittin’ Chiclets told how he spent time playing in the club Continental hockey League (KHL) Vityaz. The athlete held in the suburban club for one season.
Berard remembered the first evening he arrived at three in the morning, drinking until the morning. In General, the description of an American, he and his partner Chris Simon’s “vacationing chic.” He said that at the invitation of the former owner of Chekhov club Nikolay Pavlinov (whom the media called criminal authority — approx. “Of the tape.ru”), went to dinners, which led on “to 10-15 beautiful girls”.
“Chris was authoritative, and he chose the first, and then me. Every night — all for free,” said Berard. According to him, he and Simon often chosen in Moscow. The club also paid for his tickets in first class to new York. The very CHL hockey player considered good and noted that there are many strong players.
Berard played for Vityaz in the season 2008/2009, he is also known for his performances in the clubs of the National hockey League (NHL) “new York islanders”, “Toronto maple leafs”, “new York Rangers”, “Boston Bruins” “Chicago Blackhawks” and “Columbus blue Jackets”. Vityaz is currently based in Podolsk and continues to play in the KHL.
North American hockey players often think about his time in Russia. Since November 19, the former defender of club “Amur” Matt Merlot told how he had to pull out of the plane of a drunken captain of the team. The American added that players are constantly checked for the presence of alcohol in the blood.
Video, photo All from Russia.