Russian hockey player Timur Faizutdinov, 19, dies after being hit by puck during game

A 19-year-old Russian hockey player has died after being hit in the head by a puck, club and league officials said Tuesday. Timur Faizutdinov, who played for Dynamo St Petersburg’s junior team, sustained the fatal injury during a game against Loko Yaroslavl on Friday. He was struck by a puck hit from the neutral zone, Russia’s Junior Hockey League said in a statement. The defenseman was hospitalized in critical condition and succumbed to his injuries on Tuesday, according to the league. “We send our deepest condolences to his family and friends,” the organization said. “Our thoughts are with t…

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