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05-30-2010, 06:52 PM
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Originally Posted by Jussi View Post
Financial aspects have been mentioned several times before but since Canadian posters still seem to ignore it, think about this way: what effect would it have on Hockey Canada if they didn't get to host a single IIHF event for 10 years?
Hockey Canada has done a lot to sell the international brand. Losing much of that income would have a far bigger effect than not hosting an international tournament.

This is really a push by American voices (ie Bettman and Burke) to muscle their way into international hockey.

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