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11-17-2012, 02:22 PM
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Originally Posted by Killion View Post
my guess is its an axiom that goes back generations, applicable to any number of sports really, an old Chestnut.
Most likely. I'm sure it was brought up when the Canadians learned that the Soviets hesitated to shoot until they were in a perfect shooting position. It would still be interesting to know how far the notion can be traced back in time and who phrased it when.

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