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03-08-2013, 03:45 AM
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Originally Posted by G Dawg View Post
One last point; in Canada it is quite common for black guys to follow hockey, at least casually. Hockey fans are nowhere near "99%" white in places like Toronto and Vancouver, that's for sure. Immigrants don't follow it at all (or rarely do), but those born in Canada are just as likely to be huge fans as white guys are. Some of the biggest hockey fans I know in Toronto are Indian (as in from India) Arab, Chinese, etc.
Yeah, hockey definitely cuts across demographic lines in major Canadian cities like Toronto and Vancouver. It'd be nice if it can accomplish that more successfully in US cities.

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