Does Canada ever lose a major tournament with Mario Lemieux playing in all of them?
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11-06-2012, 10:43 PM
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Mario played super in the 1985 World Championships and helped Canada upset USSR 3-1 in the semi-finals- the first time Canada beat the Soviets in the WC's since 1961. But even with Mario, Canada lost to the Czechs in the Gold Medal game and only won Silver. Mario then refused to play for Canada in the 1985,86, and 89 WC's. If he is playing does he help Canada win Gold?
Probably they would have won the 89 WC with Lemieux. That team had Anderson, Fuhr, Messier, Yzerman, and won the silver. Lemieux would have put them over the top.
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