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12-18-2008, 03:34 PM
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Originally Posted by Belso View Post
I agree. the "Xenophobe" word gets used way too often on this board. Sometimes it's warranted. Some other times, it's just used when someone has an opinion on non-American players.
I'm sorry but here it is warranted. Hockey fans in Russia and other countries where talent originates deserve and desire to see a high level of hockey, equally as much as we do.

Put the boot on the other foot.

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Originally Posted by Ozymandias View Post
Maybe because that league isn't viable economically and tries to prance around its stuff as if it could match the NHL, by doing great theatrical moves to impress the gallery while being nothing more than a beer* league (black gushy tar-like beer) financed entirely by a private sector that doesn't except and shouldn't expect any profits from that league, knowing full well that they don't have a clue how to manage it and hence compensate by putting on a show, which is soon to end.
Sounds like the watered down, free spending NHL of not so many years ago, no?

Your post would be great if it had a real point. Simple fact is, the fans there shouldn't suffer because of any of the above.


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