Russian news agency hints at ties between accused Yahoo hacker and owner of Nets
A Russian news report says a man charged along with a 22-year-old Ancaster man in the hacking of half a billion Yahoo user accounts worked at an investment bank owned by billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov.
He's the owner of the Brooklyn Nets basketball team.
The weekend report in the respected business newspaper Kommersant cited a source as saying Igor Sushchin worked for Renaissance Capital as a security director.
A bail hearing is set for Karim Baratov on April 5th.
A second member of the IceDogs sees his NHL dream become a reality as Ben Jones is drafted by the Vegas Golden Knights. Jones was chosen in the 7th round, 189th overall by the expansion Golden Knights in the NHL entry draft.
IceDogs forward Kirill Maksimov has been selected in the 5th round of the NHL entry draft, 145th overall by the Edmonton Oilers. Maksimov counted 21 goals and 38 points in the 2016-2017 OHL campaign.
The IceDogs 2017-2018 regular season was released today by the OHL. The 68 game campaign begins Saturday September 23rd in Hamilton and kicks off at home six days later against the defending OHL champion Erie Otters.