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12-07-2012, 05:37 PM
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Originally Posted by YakuBOT View Post
Hockey Canada does a lot for other teams when the tournament is held in Canada, so it's not just for personal benefit. Someone can correct me on this but I think Bob Nicholson once said that HC pays for all teams' travel and accommodations when the WJC is hosted here.

That being said, I'm still going to stay up and watch this. WJC is some of the best hockey of the year.
I believe that is exactly what he said.

WJC in Canada is a financial windfall for the IIHF and this tourney.

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