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Encyclopedia > Pavel Bure
Position Right Wing
Shot Left
Nickname(s) The Russian Rocket
Height
Weight
5 ft 11 in (1.8 m)
191 lb (87 kg)
Pro Clubs NHL
 Vancouver Canucks
 Florida Panthers
 New York Rangers
RSL
 HC CSKA Moscow
 HC Spartak Moscow
Nationality Flag of Russia Russia
Born March 31, 1971 (1971-03-31) (age 36),
Moscow, Soviet Union Flag of the Soviet Union
NHL Draft 113th overall, 1989
Vancouver Canucks
Pro Career 1991 – 2005

Pavel Vladimirovich Bure (Russian: Павел Владимирович Буре; born on March 31, 1971 in Moscow, USSR) is a former professional ice hockey player. He was a right winger and played in the National Hockey League (NHL), as well as for the Soviet Union and Russia internationally. He won a bronze medal in the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City and a silver medal in the 1998 Winter Olympics in Nagano. During his career in the NHL, he played for the Vancouver Canucks, Florida Panthers and New York Rangers. Currently, Bure serves as the General Manager for Russia's Olympic team.[1] The position an ice hockey player plays can be divided into three basic categories: Forwards Centre Wingers Defenceman Goaltender ... Winger in hockey is a forward position of a player whose primary zone of play on the ice is along the outer playing area. ... A shot in ice hockey is an attempt by a player to score a goal by striking the puck with his stick in the direction of the net. ... This article or section seems to contain too many examples (or of a poor quality) for an encyclopedia entry. ... Stature redirects here. ... Weight, in the context of human body weight measurements in the medical sciences and in sports is a measurement of mass, and is thus expressed in units of mass, such as kilograms (kg), or units of force such as pounds (lb). ... The pound or pound-mass (abbreviations: lb, lbm, or sometimes in the United States, #) is a unit of mass (sometimes called weight in everyday parlance) in a number of different systems, including English units, Imperial units, and United States customary units. ... The kilogram or kilogramme (symbol: kg) is the SI base unit of mass. ... NHL can also be an abbreviation for National Historic Landmark or Non-Hodgkins lymphoma. ... The Vancouver Canucks are a professional ice hockey team based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. ... The Florida Panthers are a professional ice hockey team based in the Ft. ... The New York Rangers are a professional ice hockey team based in New York, New York, U.S.A. They are members of the Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference of the National Hockey League (NHL). ... The Russian Superleague is the highest division of the main professional ice hockey league in Russia, and is commonly considered second-best in the world after the NHL. It is part of the Russian Pro Hockey League which is composed of two divisions, the Superleague and the Vysshaya Liga (Premier... HC CSKA Moscow (Central Sports Army Hockey Club Moscow, Russian: ХК ЦСКА Москва) is a Russian ice hockey club. ... HC Spartak Moscow (ru: Спартак Москва) is a Russian professional ice hockey team. ... In English usage, nationality is the legal relationship between a person and a country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Russia. ... A childs first birthday party. ... March 31 is the 90th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (91st in leap years), with 275 days remaining. ... Year 1971 (MCMLXXI) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar) of the 1971 Gregorian calendar. ... For other uses, see Moscow (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Soviet_Union. ... The NHL Entry Draft is a collective meeting in which the franchises of the National Hockey League systematically select the rights to available amateur players who meet the eligibility requirements to play professional hockey in the NHL. // The first NHL Amateur Draft was held on June 5, 1963 at the... The 1989 NHL Entry Draft was held in June at the Metropolitan Sports Center in Bloomington, Minnesota. ... The Vancouver Canucks are a professional ice hockey team based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. ... March 31 is the 90th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (91st in leap years), with 275 days remaining. ... Year 1971 (MCMLXXI) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar) of the 1971 Gregorian calendar. ... For other uses, see Moscow (disambiguation). ... Ice hockey, known simply as hockey in areas where it is more common than field hockey, is a team sport played on ice. ... Winger in hockey is a forward position of a player whose primary zone of play on the ice is along the outer playing area. ... “NHL” redirects here. ... The 2002 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XIX Olympic Winter Games, were held in 2002 in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States. ... The 1998 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XVIII Olympic Winter Games, were celebrated in 1998 in Nagano, Japan. ... The Vancouver Canucks are a professional ice hockey team based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. ... The Florida Panthers are a professional ice hockey team based in the Ft. ... The New York Rangers are a professional ice hockey team based in New York, New York, U.S.A. They are members of the Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference of the National Hockey League (NHL). ...

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Biography

Pavel was named after his great-grandfather, a watchmaker to Tsar Alexander III. Bure's family made precious watches for the tsars from 1815-1917. In 1996, Bure presented 3 of the 50 gold replicas of the company's last model to then-Russian President Boris Yeltsin, Prime Minister Viktor Chernomyrdin and Moscow mayor Yuriy Luzhkov. Alexander III (10 March 1845 – 1 November 1894) reigned as Emperor of Russia from 14 March 1881 until his death in 1894. ... Boris Nikolayevich Yeltsin (Russian: ) (February 1, 1931 – April 23, 2007[1]) was the first president of the Russian Federation, serving from 1991 to 1999. ... Viktor Stepanovich Chernomyrdin (Russian: Ви́ктор Степа́нович Черномы́рдин) (born April 9, 1938) is a Russian politician. ... Yuriy Mikhailovich Luzhkov. ...


Bure comes from an athletic family; his father, Vladimir Bure, was an Olympic swimmer who competed for the Soviet Union in the 1968, 1972, and 1976 Olympic Games. In the '72 Games he won the bronze medal (100m), and lost the gold by half a second to swimming legend Mark Spitz. Pavel Bure's younger brother, Valeri Bure, also played in the NHL. Vladimir Valerevich Bure (Russian: ) (born December 4, 1950 in Norilsk, USSR) is a retired Soviet Olympic swimmer and a fitness coach for the New Jersey Devils of the NHL. Bure trained in Moscow at Lokomotiv and later at the Armed Forces sports society. ... Year 1968 (MCMLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1972 (MCMLXXII) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1976 Pick up sticks(MCMLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... The five Olympic rings were designed in 1913, adopted in 1914 and debuted at the Games at Antwerp, 1920. ... Mark Andrew Spitz (born February 10, 1950, in Modesto, California) is a American swimmer. ... Valeri Vladimirovich Bure (Russian: Валерий Владимирович Буре, Valerij Bure; born June 13, 1974 in Moscow, USSR)is a professional hockey rightwinger from Russia and is the brother of Pavel Bure; currently an unrestricted free agent. ...


Bure began his hockey career at 16, playing for the Soviet Red Army team.


Bure has had a relationship with tennis player Anna Kournikova, which ended in a broken engagement. Anna Sergeyevna Kournikova (Russian: Анна Сергеевна Курникова ( ), Anna Sergeevna Kurnikova; born June 7, 1981) is a retired Russian professional tennis player and model. ...


Bure did the first ever Sports Live Chat on the Internet in Canada in 1995 with Bob Kerstein, CIO of the Vancouver Canucks.


Playing career

Nicknamed The Russian Rocket for his speed and skill, Bure was picked 113th overall in the 6th round of the 1989 NHL Entry Draft by the Vancouver Canucks out of the Central Red Army. He started playing for the Canucks in the 1991-92 NHL season. Bure was awarded the Calder Memorial Trophy as rookie of the year for 1991-92. In the following two seasons, he registered sixty goals each. He was an integral part of the Vancouver Canucks' scoring department for many years to come, helping them all the way to the Stanley Cup Finals in 1994. Considered one of the best playoff series in NHL history, Bure's blazing rushes up the ice were one of the highlights. The 1989 NHL Entry Draft was held in June at the Metropolitan Sports Center in Bloomington, Minnesota. ... The Vancouver Canucks are a professional ice hockey team based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. ... HC CSKA Moscow (Central Sports Army Hockey Club Moscow, Russian: ХК ЦСКА Москва) is a Russian ice hockey club. ... The 1991-92 NHL season was the 75th regular season of the National Hockey League. ... Calder Memorial Trophy on display at the Hockey Hall of Fame The Calder Memorial Trophy is awarded annually to the best rookie in the National Hockey League. ... The Stanley Cup The Stanley Cup (French: ) is the championship trophy of the National Hockey League (NHL), the major professional ice hockey league in Canada and the United States. ...


After scoring 51 goals and finishing 3rd in the NHL with 90 points in 1997-98, Bure announced that he would not play for the Canucks again, and did not report to the club for the 1998-99 season. On January 17, 1999, he was traded to the Florida Panthers with Bret Hedican, Brad Ference, and Vancouver's 3rd round choice in the 2000 NHL Entry Draft for Ed Jovanovski, Dave Gagner, Mike Brown, Kevin Weekes, and Florida's first round draft choice in the 2000 draft. On March 18, 2002, Bure was acquired by the New York Rangers along with Florida's 2nd round pick in the 2002 draft for Igor Ulanov, Filip Novak and the Rangers' 1st and 2nd round choices in the draft and a 4th round choice in the 2003 draft. Plagued by injuries throughout his career, he did not play in the 2003-04 NHL season due to a lingering knee injury even after two operations. On November 1, 2005, Bure announced his retirement from professional hockey due to complications with his injured knee (injury sustained in 2003).[1] At the same time, it was announced that Bure would be the general manager of Russia's ice hockey team at the 2006 Winter Olympics. is the 17th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... The 1998-99 NHL season was the 82nd regular season of the National Hockey League. ... The Florida Panthers are a professional ice hockey team based in the Ft. ... Bret Hedican (born on 10 August 1970 in Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA) is an American NHL hockey player, married to figure-skater Kristi Yamaguchi. ... Brad Ference (born April 2, 1979 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada) is a Canadian professional ice hockey player who plays defense in the National Hockey Leagues New Jersey Devils system. ... The 2000 NHL Entry Draft was held from June 24 to 25 at the Pengrowth Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta following the 2000 NHL Expansion Draft on June 23 for the Columbus Blue Jackets and Minnesota Wild. ... Ed Jovanovski Ed Jovanovski (born June 26, 1976 in Windsor, Ontario, Canada) is a Canadian professional hockey player who plays for the National Hockey Leagues Vancouver Canucks. ... David R. Gagner (born December 11, 1964 in Chatham, Ontario Canada) is a retired NHL player. ... Mike Brown can refer to the following people: Michael E. Brown the astronomer. ... Kevin Weekes (born 4 April 1975) is a professional ice hockey goaltender of Barbadian/Bajan origin, born in Toronto, Ontario. ... The 2000 NHL Entry Draft was held from June 24 to 25 at the Pengrowth Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta following the 2000 NHL Expansion Draft on June 23 for the Columbus Blue Jackets and Minnesota Wild. ... is the 77th day of the year (78th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The 2001-02 NHL season was the 85th regular season of the National Hockey League. ... The New York Rangers are a professional ice hockey team based in New York, New York, U.S.A. They are members of the Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference of the National Hockey League (NHL). ... The 2002 NHL Entry Draft was held June 22-23 at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. ... Igor Ulanov (born 1 October 1969 in Krasnokamsk, USSR) is a National Hockey League defenseman. ... Filip Novak (born May 7, 1982 in Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic) is a professional ice hockey defenseman who is property of the National Hockey Leagues Ottawa Senators. ... The 2003 NHL Entry Draft was held at the Gaylord Entertainment Center in Nashville, Tennessee. ... The 2003-04 NHL season was the 87th regular season of the National Hockey League. ... is the 305th day of the year (306th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Russian national mens ice hockey team is one of the top rated national ice hockey teams in the world, currently ranked 5th by the IIHF. It has been competing internationally since 1993 and follows a long tradition of Soviet Union team mostly composed of Russian players. ... Neve and Gliz, the 2006 Olympics mascots, on display in Turin The 2006 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XX Olympic Winter Games, were celebrated in Turin, Italy from February 10, 2006, through February 26, 2006. ...


Libel Lawsuits

In 2001 a Moscow based newspaper called the eXile published an article claiming Bure broke-up with Anna Kournikova after discovering she had two vaginas . Bure successfully sued the eXile under Russian libel law for 500,000 rubles (about US$20,000) in damages.[2]. The eXile claimed that the original article was a parody and suggested Pavel Bure's influential status may have compromised the judgment.[3] Year 2001 (MMI) was a common year starting on Monday (link displays the 2001 Gregorian calendar). ... The eXile, founded in 1997, is a Moscow-based English-language biweekly free newspaper, aimed at the citys expatriate community, which combines outrageous, sometimes satirical, content with investigative reporting. ... Anna Sergeyevna Kournikova (Russian: Анна Сергеевна Курникова ( ), Anna Sergeevna Kurnikova; born June 7, 1981) is a retired Russian professional tennis player and model. ... ISO 4217 Code RUB User(s) Russia and self-proclaimed Abkhazia and South Ossetia Inflation 7% Source Rosstat, 2007 Subunit 1/100 kopek (копейка) Symbol руб kopek (копейка) к Plural The language(s) of this currency is of the Slavic languages. ... ISO 4217 Code USD User(s) the United States, the British Indian Ocean Territory,[1] the British Virgin Islands, East Timor, Ecuador, El Salvador, the Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Palau, Panama, Turks and Caicos Islands, and the insular areas of the United States Inflation 2. ...


In 2005, Bure again launched another Kournikova related lawsuit, this time against perfume chain Arbat Prestige for defamation. Bure seeks 300,000,000 rubles in damages.[4] ISO 4217 Code RUB User(s) Russia and self-proclaimed Abkhazia and South Ossetia Inflation 7% Source Rosstat, 2007 Subunit 1/100 kopek (копейка) Symbol руб kopek (копейка) к Plural The language(s) of this currency is of the Slavic languages. ...


In August, 2007, a Russian court awarded Bure 67,000 rubles (Cdn $2,750) in a lawsuit he filed against British Airways after being forced to leave a plane. The pilot suspected Bure was a "soccer hooligan", and would not take off until Bure was escorted off the plane.[5]


Transactions

  • June 9, 1989- Vancouver Canucks 6th round choice, 113th overall, in the 1989 NHL Entry Draft.
  • March 18, 2002- Traded by the Florida Panthers, along with Florida's 2002 2nd round draft choice, to the New York Rangers in exchange for Igor Ulanov, Filip Novak, the Rangers 2002 1st round draft choice, the Rangers 2002 2nd round draft and the Rangers 2003 4th round draft choice.

Bret Hedican (born on 10 August 1970 in Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA) is an American NHL hockey player, married to figure-skater Kristi Yamaguchi. ... Brad Ference (born April 2, 1979 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada) is a Canadian professional ice hockey player who plays defense in the National Hockey Leagues New Jersey Devils system. ... The Florida Panthers are a professional ice hockey team based in the Ft. ... Ed Jovanovski Ed Jovanovski (born June 26, 1976 in Windsor, Ontario, Canada) is a Canadian professional hockey player who plays for the National Hockey Leagues Vancouver Canucks. ... David R. Gagner (born December 11, 1964 in Chatham, Ontario Canada) is a retired NHL player. ... Mike Brown can refer to the following people: Michael E. Brown the astronomer. ... Kevin Weekes (born 4 April 1975) is a professional ice hockey goaltender of Barbadian/Bajan origin, born in Toronto, Ontario. ... The New York Rangers are a professional ice hockey team based in New York, New York, U.S.A. They are members of the Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference of the National Hockey League (NHL). ... Igor Ulanov (born 1 October 1969 in Krasnokamsk, USSR) is a National Hockey League defenseman. ... Filip Novak (born May 7, 1982 in Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic) is a professional ice hockey defenseman who is property of the National Hockey Leagues Ottawa Senators. ...

Awards

Calder Memorial Trophy on display at the Hockey Hall of Fame The Calder Memorial Trophy is awarded annually to the best rookie in the National Hockey League. ... Maurice Richard Trophy on display at the Hockey Hall of Fame The Rocket poses with the Trophy named after him The Maurice Rocket Richard Trophy is awarded annually to the leading goal scorer in the National Hockey League. ... The National Hockey League All-Star Game (French: Match des Étoiles de la Ligue Nationale de Hockey) is an exhibition hockey game that marks the midway point of the National Hockey Leagues regular season, with many of the leagues star players playing against each other. ... The 44th National Hockey League All-Star Game took place on February 6, 1993 at the Forum in Montreal. ... The 47th National Hockey League All-Star Game took place on January 18, 1997 at the San Jose Arena. ... The 48th National Hockey League All-Star Game took place at General Motors Place in Vancouver, British Columbia, home to the Vancouver Canucks, on January 18, 1998. ... The 50th National Hockey League All-Star Game was part of the 1999-2000 NHL season, and took place in Torontos Air Canada Centre on February 6, 2000. ... The 51st National Hockey League All-Star Game took place on February 4, 2001 at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado. ...

Career Statistics

    Regular Season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1987-88 HC CSKA Moscow RSL 5 1 1 2 0 -- -- -- -- --
1988-89 HC CSKA Moscow RSL 32 17 9 26 8 -- -- -- -- --
1989-90 HC CSKA Moscow Russia 46 14 11 25 22 -- -- -- -- --
1990-91 HC CSKA Moscow RSL 44 35 11 46 24 -- -- -- -- --
1991-92 Vancouver Canucks NHL 65 34 26 60 30 13 6 4 10 14
1992-93 Vancouver Canucks NHL 83 60 50 110 69 12 5 7 12 8
1993-94 Vancouver Canucks NHL 76 60 47 107 86 24 16 15 31 40
1994-95 HC Spartak Moscow RSL 1 2 0 2 2 -- -- -- -- --
1994-95 EV Landshut DEL 1 3 0 3 2 -- -- -- -- --
1994-95 Vancouver Canucks NHL 44 20 23 43 47 11 7 6 13 10
1995-96 Vancouver Canucks NHL 15 6 7 13 8 -- -- -- -- --
1996-97 Vancouver Canucks NHL 63 23 32 55 40 -- -- -- -- --
1997-98 Vancouver Canucks NHL 82 51 39 90 48 -- -- -- -- --
1998-99 Florida Panthers NHL 11 13 3 16 4 -- -- -- -- --
1999-00 Florida Panthers NHL 74 58 36 94 16 4 1 3 4 2
2000-01 Florida Panthers NHL 82 59 33 92 58 -- -- -- -- --
2001-02 Florida Panthers NHL 56 22 27 49 56 -- -- -- -- --
2001-02 New York Rangers NHL 12 12 8 20 6 -- -- -- -- --
2002-03 New York Rangers NHL 39 19 11 30 16 -- -- -- -- --
NHL Totals 702 437 342 779 484 64 35 35 70 74

HC CSKA Moscow (Central Sports Army Hockey Club Moscow, Russian: ХК ЦСКА Москва) is a Russian ice hockey club. ... The Russian Superleague is the highest division of the main professional ice hockey league in Russia, and is commonly considered second-best in the world after the NHL. It is part of the Russian Pro Hockey League which is composed of two divisions, the Superleague and the Vysshaya Liga (Premier... The 1991-92 NHL season was the 75th regular season of the National Hockey League. ... The Vancouver Canucks are a professional ice hockey team based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. ... “NHL” redirects here. ... The 1992-93 NHL season was the 76th regular season of the National Hockey League. ... The 1993-94 NHL season was the 77th regular season of the National Hockey League. ... HC Spartak Moscow (ru: Спартак Москва) is a Russian professional ice hockey team. ... Deutsche Eishockey-Liga (German Hockey League, shortname DEL) is a German high-calibre ice hockey league, and has the highest number of American and Canadian players overseas. ... The 1994-95 NHL season was the 78th regular season of the National Hockey League. ... The 1995-96 NHL season was the 79th regular season of the National Hockey League. ... The classic NHL shield logo The 1996-97 NHL season was the 80th regular season of the National Hockey League. ... The 1997-98 NHL season was the 81st regular season of the National Hockey League. ... The 1998-99 NHL season was the 82nd regular season of the National Hockey League. ... The Florida Panthers are a professional ice hockey team based in the Ft. ... The classic NHL shield logo The 1999-00 NHL season was the 83rd regular season of the National Hockey League. ... The 2000-01 NHL season was the 84th regular season of the National Hockey League. ... The 2001-02 NHL season was the 85th regular season of the National Hockey League. ... The 2001-02 NHL season was the 85th regular season of the National Hockey League. ... The New York Rangers are a professional ice hockey team based in New York, New York, U.S.A. They are members of the Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference of the National Hockey League (NHL). ... The 2002-03 NHL season was the 86th regular season of the National Hockey League. ...

International play

The World Junior Ice Hockey Championship, (WJHC, formally the IIHF World U-20 Hockey Championship) is an annual event organized by the International Ice Hockey Federation for national under-20 ice hockey teams from around the world. ... (Redirected from 1998 Winter Olympic Games) The XVIII Olympic Winter Games were held in 1998 in Japan. ... The 2002 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XIX Olympic Winter Games, were held in 2002 in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States. ... The Ice Hockey World Championships are an annual event organized by the International Ice Hockey Federation since 1930. ...

See also

This is a list of NHL Statistical leaders. ... National Hockey League The list of National Hockey League (NHL) players is divided into the following lists: By specific groups Current players List of every NHL player List of members of the Hockey Hall of Fame List of members of the United States Hockey Hall of Fame List of NHL... A list of National Hockey League seasons since inception of the league: 1917-18 | 1918-19 | 1919-20 | 1920-21 | 1921-22 | 1922-23 | 1923-24 | 1924-25 | 1925-26 | 1926-27 | 1927-28 | 1928-29 | 1929-30 | 1930-31 | 1931-32 | 1932-33 | 1933-34 | 1934-35 | 1935-36... // Brothers Andersson: Mikael, Niklas Arbour: Ernest Ty, Jack Babych: Dave, Wayne Benning: Brian, Jim Bentley: Doug, Max, Reg Biron: Martin, Mathieu Boucher: Frank, George, Billy, Bobby Bordeleau: JP, Chris Broderick: Ken, Len Broten: Aaron, Neal, Paul Bure: Pavel, Valeri Cain: Herb, Francis Callander: Drew, Jock Carlson: Jack, Steve Cavallini: Gino...

External links

  • Pavel Bure's career stats at The Internet Hockey Database
  • New York Rangers player profile
  • Biographical sketch
  • More Career Stats

References

  1. ^ Bure retires, takes Russian GM job. Canadian Press (2005-11-01). Retrieved on 2007-02-02.
Preceded by
Ed Belfour
Winner of the Calder Trophy
1992
Succeeded by
Teemu Selänne
Preceded by
Teemu Selänne
NHL Goal Leader
1994
Succeeded by
Peter Bondra
Preceded by
Teemu Selänne
Winner of the Rocket Richard Trophy
2000 & 2001
Succeeded by
Jarome Iginla
Preceded by
Scott Mellanby
Florida Panthers captains
2001-02
with Paul Laus
Succeeded by
Olli Jokinen

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Bure comes from an athletic family; his father, Vladimir Bure, was an Olympic swimmer who competed for the Soviet Union in the 1968, 1972, and 1976 Olympic Games.
Bure was awarded the Calder Memorial Trophy as rookie of the year for 1991-92.
On March 18, 2002, Bure was acquired by the New York Rangers along with Florida's 2nd round pick in the 2002 draft for Igor Ulanov, Filip Novak and the Rangers' 1st and 2nd round choices in the draft and a 4th round choice in the 2003 draft.
CNNSI.com - Hockey - Rangers acquire Pavel Bure from Panthers - Tuesday March 19, 2002 08:09 PM (868 words)
Pavel Bure's numbers are down this season, but the Rangers think he can spark a playoff run.
Now that Pavel Bure is off the board, SI's Kostya Kennedy examines other candidates who may be packing their bags by the Tuesday deadline.
Bure, who will turn 31 later this month, has two years left on a contract that will pay him $10 million per season, as well as an option in the 2004-05 season for $11 million.
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