View Single Post
Old
04-23-2014, 12:14 AM
  #62
loudi94
Master of my Domain
 
loudi94's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: Alberta
Country: Canada
Posts: 5,718
vCash: 500
Quote:
Originally Posted by Dark Knight View Post
Man, I'm totally neutral here and IMHO you're overreacting here.

His comments were in no way racist, but were his mere opinion. There are thought processes behind picking referees for sports that are played on a huge stage (Soccer, Olympics etc.)

Why not for hockey?

Hockey matters to us in Canada. It absolutely does.

I don't think he distrusts French referees. He just wants protective measures before an issue gets magnified.
Canadian ref in the Olympic gold medal game. Where was this discussion then?
Not racist by any means. Just came off as really ignorant.

loudi94 is offline