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06-01-2012, 09:34 AM
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Originally Posted by onice View Post

Go listen to the comments on last night's l'antichambre. All four: Rejean Tremblay, Dandenault, Bergeron & Langdeau agreed that Crawford would not be chosen as the next coach. Not because he's a lousy coach. They all agreed he was as good as Therrein. No! They all agreed the reason he would not be chosen is because he's an anglophone who speaks some French and as Rejean Tremblay explained it Serge Savard said the next coach will be a Francophone.
And there you go.

The day people realize that the Habs are not a hockey team, but a reality show for small minded Quebecers, the less comments like this are infuriating. No one cares about hockey, they only care about "being respected" and who hangs out with who after the practices. The actual game on the ice is a sideshow.

Sometimes I wonder if the panelists are really xenophobes, or are they saying that the typical fan is a xenophobe, and must be respected....

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