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07-03-2012, 05:54 PM
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Originally Posted by Rals View Post
I'm not suggesting your buying into the russian bias, but I believe plenty of the talking heads on TV are, and if you hear something about a player enough it starts to seep in, unconsciously.

I would suggest that "chatter" works to some players benefit as well, ... like Rick Nash for instance...
No. This is wrong. If I dislike a Russian player, it's subconscious? No. I dislike Semin. He's not a player I want on the Sens.

I also dislike Nash at his salary. I also dislike a lot of players that are commonly accepted as "good." This has nothing to do with media chatter. It has everything to do with personal observations.

NOT. INTERESTED.

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