May 9, 2012, 11:02 AM EST
Being a head of state comes with many perks. For newly re-elected Russian President Vladimir Putin that means getting to play a good old game of hockey as a way to celebrate being approved by the people once again.
Check out the video of Putin in action in this story from MSNBC.com’s Dara Brown. Here’s to hoping the officials called things nicely in favor of Putin’s team, you never want to upset the President of any country, never mind Russia.This video is no longer available. Click here to watch more NBC Sports videos!
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