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04-13-2013, 06:34 PM
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Originally Posted by Rubbers29 View Post

Do you really think that's why Windsor is not favoured to host? I understand the whole got shafted in 2011 thing and expected to get it this year to make up for that, and I agree with it, but from what I have seen the biggest hurdle to Windsor winning the bid is WR, even with the sanctions against, he traded away most of the assets Windsor had to get a few players to boost his kids #'s pre-draft, the trades he made did absolutely nothing to improve next years line up for a mem cup run, I just don't see how they could go into their presentation and tell the selection commitee they're going to ice a Memorial Cup calibre team! and Saskatoon's 1st rnd exit this year didn't help any.
You're right that those deals make no sense if the hope was to host the Memorial Cup... so follow the logic here and it spells the end of Windsor's chances to host the tournament. At least they were told before the draft.

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