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The new chairman of the KHL Disciplinary Committee is a familiar face to hockey fans the world over. With Gennady Velichkin leaving the chair to return to Metallurg Magnitogorsk, the new man at the helm will be Valery Kamensky, currently a member of the KHL Board of Directors, and formerly a star player with Khimik Voskresensk, CSKA Moscow, Quebec Nordiques, Colorado Avalanche, New York Rangers, Dallas Stars and New Jersey Devils.
Honors roll: Valery Kamensky
Olympic champion (1988)
Olympic silver-medalist (1998)
Three-time world champion (1986, 1989, 1990)
Four-time USSR champion (1986-1989)
USSR Cup winner (1988)
Stanley Cup winner (1996)
Kamensky was also named best attacker of the 1991 World Championship, best USSR attacker in 1990 and 1991, and in 1991 he won the Player of the season award.