Has Russia overtaken the #1 spot in World Hockey?
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12-16-2012, 05:06 PM
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To some extent yes. I mean, Canada is the best country in the world when it comes hockey, I think a strong case for that can be made. But I also think that the IIHF torunaments indicate that Canadas position as number 1 is not as safe, or alteast not as far ahead as it used to be, other countries are catching up, and one could make a case that Russia is the closest contender.
But nobody here has ever really cared about the tournament. This isn't new. There are lots of reasons, from the timing, to the game times, to the awful broadcast quality and game coverage. Or maybe it's the stupid zepter stickers. We won't even get started on big ice hockey.
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