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09-19-2012, 03:11 AM
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Originally Posted by Mehar View Post
Who cares if there is no Quebecer on the team. The goal is to take the best players regardless of province. I do not care if there is no Quebecer. Frankly, if every player on the team was from Ontario or Alberta, I would care less. The goal is to take the best players. Luongo is a Quebecer. Does not matter if he is French Canadian. Letang is the best bet to be the French Canadian that is there.
The fact is that is not reality. Most Canadians, myself included, have the opinion it (province) doesn't and shouldn't matter....but the fact is it Matters a Great Deal to Hockey Canada. Hockey Canada would rather lose the Olympics with their version of team Canada, then win with a team comprised entirely of players from "English Canada" That is the reality.

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