KHL Coach Ejected, Shows Great Displeasure

Referees Sergei Karabanov and Roman Shchenyov had their hands full on Wednesday as Barys Astana took on Admiral Vladivostok.  It wasn’t the players, though, that gave them the most trouble — it was Barys head coach Andrei Nazarov. Nazarov is quite familiar with keeping officials busy.   In his 571 game NHL career (1993-2006), Nazarov piled up 1,409 penalty minutes, including 131 fights.  His last NHL regular season altercation was with Peter Worrell back in 2004.  Nazarov, though, kept that same level of intensity even after his playing career came to an end. Since stepping behind the bench, he’s earned...

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