Better hockey major junior vs CIS
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12-13-2012, 02:44 PM
Join Date: May 2006
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The only thing that will end this "debate" is for CHL teams to play CIS teams in a 5 game series for example. It is an apples-orange thing and wont be solved on this Board. i'm certain the papers will say something similar to what Snipe has said: Team Canada didn't dress all these players, etc. Which is a valid point. Out of the 20-odd players on Team Canada tonight, half of them will be cut. So, not really the cream of the crop.........
Out of the 20-odd players, about 15 of them would have made the team if it wasn't for the NHL lockout. I think Alberta proved how good university hockey is.
But it's always tougher to win when you're an all-star team against an experienced team. I remember when the OUA all-stars faced Team Canada two years ago. They lost 6-2.
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