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Andrei Tarasenko passed away at age 56


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Mark Parsons
July 11, 2024  (10:40)
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Andrei Tarasenko passed away at age 56
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The hockey world is in mourning as HC Sibir confirms the passing of Andrei Tarasenko at the age of 56. Tarasenko was not only a respected figure in the sport but also a beloved mentor and father.

Andrei Tarasenko's career spanned many years, primarily in the Russian hockey leagues, where he played as a forward.

Andrei Tarasenko, father of Vladimir, passed away at age 56

Known for his skill on the ice and his leadership qualities, Tarasenko left a lasting impact on his teammates and the fans who watched him play. His dedication to the sport continued even after his retirement, as he took on coaching roles, including a significant stint with HC Sibir, where he helped shape the next generation of players.
His influence extended beyond his own career; his son, Vladimir Tarasenko, has followed in his footsteps, becoming a star player in the NHL with the St. Louis Blues. The elder Tarasenko's legacy lives on through his son's achievements and the many young players he inspired and mentored.
The hockey community will likely pay tribute to Andrei Tarasenko in various ways, possibly through memorial games or dedicated moments during upcoming matches. Fans and players alike will remember him not only for his contributions to the sport but also for the passion and dedication he brought to every aspect of his life.
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