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12-21-2012, 06:48 PM
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bruinsfan46
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Originally Posted by JackSlater View Post
I don't really care about what Sean Day the person feels his nationality is. If he wants to play for Canada, I find it odd but whatever. I can't consider him a Canadian hockey player since basically none of his development has come in Canada. I would rather him play for USA than Canada, because that's the country that made him the hockey player that he is.
Well there's your problem because you should. You can't force citizenship upon someone. And he still grew up with a Canadian family living abroad. I think your discounting the effect his mother and father had on his hockey career. Have you never met someone who had to live elsewhere for work purposes but still identifies their country as somewhere else?

This argument is tiresome and worn out, I'd love to talk about Sean Day the hockey player, not Sean Day the Canadian or Sean Day the American.


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