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07-05-2013, 10:29 PM
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Originally Posted by laundryman View Post
The Flyers played the Soviet national team in the 70's and because of the physical play that the Flyers played the Soviet team left the ice before the game was over. Ed Snider charged into the dressing room, threatened not to pay them (The soviets were on a tour playing the premiere teams in North America). They eventually returned and the Flyers won the game. Really set the Russians back from a hockey standpoint
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