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  1. Can't wait to hear about hockey this year. If...

    Can't wait to hear about hockey this year. If there is one country that has the potential to join the ranks in the top 20 in the coming decades, it's Argentina. They have the climate, the variable...
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    Sticky: Poll: Congrats Finland! :c256::c205:

    Congrats Finland!
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    Kazakhstan hockey hot bed - cbc article

    http://www.cbc.ca/sports/story/2011/01/31/sp-asian-games-kazakhstan-1.html
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    Yeah, that's true, but Team Canada has done that...

    Yeah, that's true, but Team Canada has done that in the past. To conserve energy. However, never have they coasted in the third period of a gold medal game, like we saw the other night X_X
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    why not? Canada played great most of the...

    why not? Canada played great most of the tournament. Canada had only one poor game before the final (and even against Sweden managed to almost win) and if they won, it would have been only one poor...
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    What lesson was that? The close game at the...

    What lesson was that? The close game at the worlds, Domination in the last 6 games in the wjc, or being beat handily in the biggest event of them all the Olympics.

    When wasn't Russia a force for...
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    Well there will be a point when Canada has to...

    Well there will be a point when Canada has to start partying again, :D this year, this moment the Russian's have all the thunder. What I love about Russians is they just celebrate to celebrate, when...
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    Yeah, it's competitive amongst four countries. ...

    Yeah, it's competitive amongst four countries. To the victor go the same spoils, year after year. I'm a concerned hockey international foremost, I leave my Canadian patriotism at the door when I...
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    I have to commend Russia for embarrassing Canada...

    I have to commend Russia for embarrassing Canada in the 3rd. Hope we learn a lesson about this at the top levels, because Canada always seems to get cocky when the 3rd period approaches.
  10. The prospect of Women's hockey does not look good...

    The prospect of Women's hockey does not look good at the future Olympics.
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    ? I think the NHL doesn't make a cent off of...

    ? I think the NHL doesn't make a cent off of this. It's Hockey Canada who splits the revenue half/half with the IIHF, like Steigs said earlier. The funding goes to help other divisions or however the...
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    Technically, even Finland has fallen off the...

    Technically, even Finland has fallen off the competition radar.
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    Well, you may not agree, but you do emphasize my...

    Well, you may not agree, but you do emphasize my point. Canada, Russia, Sweden, USA, Finland. That's 5 traditional nations, that's only 5, which is a small number. Traditionally you could have looked...
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    To tell you the truth, this tournament is just...

    To tell you the truth, this tournament is just not that competitive anymore. The same four teams always compete, and some of best teams are faltering, while other nations aren't coming up. What does...
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    canada's going for gold.... I always had hope,...

    canada's going for gold.... I always had hope, now we have another shot. It could have been what 7 straight if we won last year. Curse that overtime goal :(
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    This is the most gut russian team i've seen in a...

    This is the most gut russian team i've seen in a while. seriously..... maybe the swedish coach should talk less, and focuss more on his games and get the job done.
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    Since we're touching the social norms, I agree to...

    Since we're touching the social norms, I agree to an extent, but on the other side of the coin most people don't really care about the social aspects, or care about it. I certainly don't make a big...
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    I don't really agree with this, because at the...

    I don't really agree with this, because at the Senior Mens level (where it counts), Russia has our number, despite all our Golds. We've beat the Americans in most senior games, and a victory in...
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    Canada USA Russia Sweden Semi finals once AGAIN.....

    Canada USA Russia Sweden Semi finals once AGAIN.. YAWN!!!! Perhaps, the IIHF should do away with the BY system, because this tournament is getting boring with the same names in the hat.

    I honestly...
  20. Thread: Spengler cup 2010

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    He did a good job, but the "Meh" I think is more...

    He did a good job, but the "Meh" I think is more akin to no one noticing.

    What's his resume now? U18 boys, Mens World and Spenglar Team Canada?

    He probably could get a job with a struggling NHL...
  21. Thread: Spengler cup 2010

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    one word Meh

    one word

    Meh
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    Islanders beat the Red Wings. On any given night...

    Islanders beat the Red Wings. On any given night is right. Altought the Islanders and Oilers are supposdely the up and coming teams in 3 or 4 years with their youth down the road.
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    The media perpetuates this though. TSN, asked...

    The media perpetuates this though. TSN, asked Crosby and Ovechin who would you pick on your team in the All star game. They both seemed pressured that it's as if they should be opposing each other. ...
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    I think Canada has come a long way in terms of...

    I think Canada has come a long way in terms of skill of individual players since the early 1990's and even mid 1980's. I think the NHL top scoring leaders shows this.

    I don't agree with this old...
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    You mean the energy where Sweden was losing 5-4...

    You mean the energy where Sweden was losing 5-4 at 14th min in the 3rd period?
    You mean those soft weak goals by Sweden?

    Switizerland has a good team, pay a little more attention, please, give...
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    Canada was down to 10 offensive people. Four...

    Canada was down to 10 offensive people. Four people were injured. I'm sure you know what that means right.

    I have to agree with you though, Canada has no skill. We are very, very lucky to win...
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    "It's growing", but these players who still want...

    "It's growing", but these players who still want to take it serious, still have to travel up north to play in US colleges and development programs.

    The states have raised the number of players...
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    Tournament Summary for the year

    Hi,

    Are there any tournament threads that summize the Champions by Division and Tournament.
    For instance, a World Junior Thread that summizes the Winners and runners ups along with tournament...
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    Why not? He's been by far the most consistent...

    Why not? He's been by far the most consistent player in this generation. Gretzky was marketed the same way. Not sure why you have sarcasm. I think cause you are a Rangers fan. :c032:

    I would like...
  30. Thread: Spengler cup 2010

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    Congratulations on the St. Petersburgh. I only...

    Congratulations on the St. Petersburgh. I only saw highlights this year, but TSN had the games on TV and I think online? Rogerssportsnet bought the rights, now TSN has the rights. Maybe this...
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    Great stuff, keep updating us for the rest of the...

    Great stuff, keep updating us for the rest of the "canadian summer" and "argentine winter". :)

    The Southern tip and Eastern North is where hockey has to grow. (Australia, South Africa, Chile,...
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    I actually called one of the reps for Canadian...

    I actually called one of the reps for Canadian Inline hockey, he was on the last gold medal team that Canada sent, before Canada left. I think his organization is purely inline and I had a couple of...
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    His agent is such a jerk. Jaro just won't look...

    His agent is such a jerk. Jaro just won't look the same in that Blues uniform. :c165:
  34. Poll: So am I. I would have rather faced you in the...

    So am I. I would have rather faced you in the finals, knowing we could at least take you. :c008:
  35. I have very close family who live Limassol....

    I have very close family who live Limassol. :c032: I could technically go whenever I want.
  36. It's now life on the IIHF site:...

    It's now life on the IIHF site:
    http://www.iihf.com/home-of-hockey/news/news-singleview/article/world-hockey-summit.html?tx_ttnews[backPid]=955&cHash=337ac32789
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    Crosby 2006 World Championships Jersey

    Ever wonder how much Crosby's first ever Mens Team Canada jersey would sell for?
    http://www.classicauctions.net/Default.aspx?tabid=263&auctionid=36&lotid=636

    Historic red uniform worn by the...
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    Nice updates with Russian arenas and maps.

    Nice updates with Russian arenas and maps.
  39. World Hockey Summit -Details

    http://profile.ak.fbcdn.net/object2/1633/112/n276855599228_1407.jpg

    I think it's important everyone on this board be involved or follow this. It pertains to everything International about Hockey....
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    I agree Slaja, I have made the entire...

    I agree Slaja, I have made the entire conversation a joke. Your posts here is an excellent one.
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    You should take my argument with a grain of salt....

    You should take my argument with a grain of salt. I'm only merely arguing to the state of being that posters have against some type of Canadian or North American monopoly or duopoly notion.

    I...
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    Perhaps, but given that there 253 players in the...

    Perhaps, but given that there 253 players in the NHL or so, and with regards fewer NHL'ers per year are joining. Then if we look at the realistic numbers of a Europeans staying behind, without...
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    @riariahungaria, you don't think the SEL, DEL,...

    @riariahungaria, you don't think the SEL, DEL, NLA, Finnish League won't have a say either? Then you have the immediate worries about the KHL versus NHL in terms of health, where other leagues while...
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    I just mentioned that the league it would be bad...

    I just mentioned that the league it would be bad for the league, but do you honestly believe that the League needs them? The NHL will cope, just as it does without the Russians. Europeans make you...
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    Slaja I read the article long time ago, before...

    Slaja I read the article long time ago, before you read it. What are you trying to convince me, that the 45% decrease in Goalie's in North America is something to threat about? That's 2 positions on...
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    They don't have to if they don't want to, but I...

    They don't have to if they don't want to, but I propositioned that because since the NHL holds longer games and it's harder for them to change and the tournament is more important to europe, MAYBE,...
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    Point taken, but I'm not new around here and I...

    Point taken, but I'm not new around here and I pay attention to when leagues kick off with practice and preparation, and they do start in early August. How is that ignorant?
    What's ignorant is...
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    It's definitely a problem the IIHF faces doesn't...

    It's definitely a problem the IIHF faces doesn't it. Oh well too bad, perhaps if they were smart the would try to work something out diplomatically instead of using words. Shorten the tournament?...
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    Alright they're essential, but what essential...

    Alright they're essential, but what essential things has the IIHF done to actually address concerns over the last 50 years. It seems Canada hosting the tournament was a start, but every time they...
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    If you ask me the IIHF is going rogue. Just a few...

    If you ask me the IIHF is going rogue. Just a few months before the big meet in August where all the constituents in the hockey world will meet to discuss the future of hockey and meetings with...
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