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10-04-2012, 02:14 PM
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Originally Posted by Xokkeu View Post
For nearly 80 odd years or what not of the NHL's history the Bruins, Rangers, Wings and Blackhawks field almost only foreign players.
Different situation. In Europe it's about club hockey and developing homegrown talent from a young age who will play for your team. In the NHL you can be drafted anywhere and trades are common.

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