The Summit in 1974

Club 1974:
Krylya Sovetov Moscow

Yuri Tyurin
# 32, Team USSR 1974

Club: Krylya Sovetov Moscow
Position: D  Shoots: NA
Height: NA Weight: NA
Born: 7/31/1948 in Moscow, USSR

Yuri Tiurin had a solid career in the Russian Elite League in the 1970s. An extremely powerful and strong defenseman, he had a reputation of a tough and physical hard-to-go-around bodychecker.

Tiurin was a graduate of the Krylya Sovetov youth hockey program. He spent his best career years playing for the Krylya Sovetov and won the USSR Gold and national Cup in 1974.

Head coach of Team USSR 1974 and Krylya Sovetov, Boris Kulagin selected Tiurin to play in the 1974 Summit Series. Overall, Tyurin had a solid performance in the Series. He played in four games and scored one goal in Game 7 in Moscow. Playing for the Team USSR, Tyurin won the gold medal and scored 2 goals in 8 games at the World Championship in 1975.

As a part of the Krylya Sovetov, Yury Tyurin played in all games of the Superseries vs. top NHL clubs in 1975-76 and 1978-79.


  Career Statistics
Competitions Years GP G
USSR League 1968-79 390 44
Team USSR 1974-76 29 4


- USSR Elite League Clubs: Krylya Sovetov
- USSR Gold (1): 1974
- WC Gold: 1975
- Played in the Superseries 75-76, 78-79


GP Goals Assists Points PIM
4 1 0 1 4

  Scoring History
Game 7106:47Goal 

  Penalties History
Game 8103:26holding
Game 8307:20tripping




The Summit in 1974