1974 Canada/Soviet Summit
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01-17-2013, 10:59 AM
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In many ways I agree with you. The only "caveat" would be that Billy Harris had been so open and adamant that he wanted Team Canada 74 to be viewed as "sportsmen" and "gentlemen."
But that is not how a dressing room works. Keeping Rick Ley as part of the team was a statement that it was an isolated incident.
Also putting the team at a competitive disadvantage by sending Ley home would have increased the possibility of future incidents in the remaining games.
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