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Sergey Mylnikov

Full name: Sergey Aleksandrovich Mylnikov
Original name: Сергей Александрович Мыльников
Gender: Male
Height: 5'9" (176 cm)
Weight: 181 lbs (82 kg)
Born: October 6, 1958 in Chelyabinsk, Chelyabinsk, Russia
Affiliations: Traktor Chelyabinsk, Chelyabinsk (RUS)
Country: URS Soviet Union
Sport: Ice Hockey

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Sergey Mylnikov began his hockey career with Traktor Chelyabinsk in 1976 and played there until 1989, except for a short spell with SKA Leningrad in 1980-82. With Traktor Chelyabinsk Mylnikov won his only medal at the Soviet Championships, a bronze, in 1977. In 1989 Mylnikov was drafted by the Quebec Nordiques as the 127th overall choice, and although he played only one season, 1989-90, he was the first Soviet goaltender to play in the NHL. From 1991-93 Mylnikov played with Lokomotiv Yaroslavl and finished his playing career in Sweden, playing with Säters IF from 1993-95. Internationally Mylnikov was the top Soviet goaltender for nearly four seasons, from 1986-90. He won Olympic gold in 1988, was World Champion three times (1986, 1989, 1990) and European Champion four times (1985-87, 1989). Mylnikov also won silvers at the 1987 World Championships, 1990 European Championships, 1987 Canada Cup, and a bronze at the 1985 World Championships.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1988 Winter 29 Calgary Ice Hockey Men's Ice Hockey Soviet Union URS 1 Gold

Men's Ice Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G AST PIM S S%
1988 Winter 29 Calgary Ice Hockey Soviet Union URS Final Standings 1 1988-02-13 0 0 0 138 91.4%
1988 Winter 29 Calgary Ice Hockey Soviet Union URS Final Round Match #3 1 1988-02-24 URS 5, CAN 0 0 0 0 17 100.0%
1988 Winter 29 Calgary Ice Hockey Soviet Union URS Final Round Match #6 1 1988-02-26 URS 7, SWE 1 0 0 0 12 92.3%
1988 Winter 29 Calgary Ice Hockey Soviet Union URS Final Round Match #9 2 1988-02-28 FIN 2, URS 1 0 0 0 17 89.5%
1988 Winter 29 Calgary Ice Hockey Soviet Union URS Group B Match #2 1 1988-02-13 URS 5, NOR 0 0 0 0 12 100.0%
1988 Winter 29 Calgary Ice Hockey Soviet Union URS Group B Match #5 1 1988-02-15 URS 8, AUT 1 0 0 0 17 94.4%
1988 Winter 29 Calgary Ice Hockey Soviet Union URS Group B Match #9 1 1988-02-17 URS 7, USA 5 0 0 0 26 83.9%
1988 Winter 29 Calgary Ice Hockey Soviet Union URS Group B Match #11 1 1988-02-19 URS 6, FRG 3 0 0 0 17 85.0%
1988 Winter 29 Calgary Ice Hockey Soviet Union URS Group B Match #13 1 1988-02-21 URS 6, TCH 1 0 0 0 20 95.2%