Quick References

Frequently Used Acronyms and Terms

- A ... Assists (in statistics)
- D ... Defenseman (in player's position)
- F ... Forward (in player's position)
- G ... Goals (in statistics)
- G ... Goalie (in player's position)
- GP ... Games Played (in statistics)
- GWG ... Game Winning Goal (in statistics)
- IIHF ... International Ice Hockey Federation
- LW ... Left Wing (in player's position)
- MVP ... Most Valuable Player
- NHL ... National Hockey League
- P ... Points (in statistics)
- PIM ... Penalty Minutes (in statistics)
- PPG ... Power Play Goal (in statistics)
- PTS ... Points (in statistics)
- RW ... Right Wing (in player's position)
- SAG ... Shots at Goal (in statistics)
- SHG ... Short Handed Goal (in statistics)
- SOG ... Shots on Goal (in statistics)
- Team USSR (games) ... Games played with national Team USSR in the international tournaments (including World and European Championships, Olympic Games, various cups and friendly games)
- USSR League (games) ... Games played in the Elite League of the USSR championship
- WC ... World Championships
- WHA ... World Hockey Association
- ZMS ... Merited Sports Master ("zasluzhennyi master sporta")
- ZTR ... Merited Sports Coach ("zasluzhennyi trener")