Cherry: CHL should stop letting Americans and Europeans to play in CHL (merged)
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01-04-2013, 09:47 PM
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That, we very much agree on.
But Don Cherry have to be the definition of a bigot, the ways he loves Ontario-boys and Canada and at the same time puts down other nationalities, purposely mis-pronounce foreign names and NEVER gives ANY credit to a player of another nationality.
He's put down Crosby a number of times and other Canadian players and pumped OV a few times.
He has good things to say about Sundin and Salming.
The mans not perfect and does say stupid things. I put a lot of it down to his age and the entertainment factor.
Controversy sells, and he's a showman.
As for not pronouncing names properly, he's not the only one that screws that up. I don't think he does it intentionally, he really (like a lot of people) has a hard time with some peoples names.
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