Getty ImagesEvery once in a while, we come across shows featuring psychics and mediums when we flip through the gazillion channels on our cable lineups. We don’t, however, expect to see anything related to hockey on such shows.
But oddly and eerily enough, the Russian version of the "Psychic Challenge" TV show, based on the now-cancelled "America’s Psychic Challenge", will feature a family very familiar to the hockey world.
The Oct. 13 episode involves the family of Ruslan Salei, the former Anaheim Ducks and Detroit Red Wings defenseman who was on the doomed flight from Yaroslavl to Minsk two years ago with the rest of the KHL Lokomotiv team. They attempt to contact Salei in the hereafter.
According to Salei’s mother Tamara, who spoke with Russian newspaper Komsomolskaya Pravda, Salei’s niece wrote a letter to the TV show.
“'Who’ and ‘why’ was not really important to us. We wanted, if at all possible, to talk to Ruslan’s soul, to find out how he is,” Tamara Salei told the newspaper. “And one ofRead More »from Ruslan Salei’s family uses Russian TV psychic to contact his spirit