Don Cherry rants about foreign players in the CHL
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01-04-2013, 01:47 PM
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I think people are misunderstanding the true meaning of this comment. Cherry even admits he's being a sore loser. What he's getting at is Canada is developing all these hockey players and you may as well slap Canada as the team name of every team in this tournament because its Canada's hockey programs that's developing them into the future stars they are.
And? Did we hear anyone complain about foreign players the NHL after Nagano and Torino?
The CHL is a for-profit organization who looks to field the best possible talent; their restriction on foreigners is there just so that they don't push buttons of pseudo patriots like Cherry too much.
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