Vladimir Putin scores 6 goals, 5 assists in hockey game - Washington Times
Russia's Putin Leads Amateur Ice Hockey Team to Lopsided Victory - WSJ.com
So Russia's primary state owned TV channel broke into its prime time news coverage to break to Putin playing hockey, technically an exhibition game but with a few world class players who all praised his outstanding performance as he scored 6 times and had 5 assists and all after just learning to skate last year!
Check out Putin skillfully place the puck into the goal against this relentless defense!
Vladimir Putin hit the ice for a friendly hockey game in Sochi | For The Win
Now surely this is a propaganda piece, trying to make Putin look good and breaking into prime time news coverage without warning to make sure as many people as possible see it. Next thing you'll know he'll have written thousands of books and the first time he plays golf he'll have 15 hole-in-one shots.