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mcgpgh 01-05-2009 07:52 PM

Foreign Player Ban in Japan
 
Does anyone know when Japan lifted its ban on foreign players that was instituted in the mid-1980s or so? I believe that those of full or partial Japanese ancestry were allowed to play in the old Japan Ice Hockey League starting in the mid-1990s, but what about non-Japanese foreign players? Thanks.

adamkex 09-14-2010 09:09 PM

Esa Tikkanen played in Japan

IIHFjerseycollector 09-14-2010 09:42 PM

hi,

http://forums.internationalhockey.net/

N O T O R I O U S 09-15-2010 02:13 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by adamkex (Post 27781336)
Esa Tikkanen played in Japan

Yep he did.


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