Canadian Fans Hurl Abuse At U.S. Players

Posted on Saturday, January 07 at 06:20 by Anonymous
If it were, he said, "that would have gone some way toward explaining the Yankee animus oozing out of the stands." But McMartin said the Canadian crowd "wasn't just rooting for the Russians amazing enough in itself, considering that bitter history it was rooting against the Americans. And the chanters weren't so much interested in a hockey game as scoring points against America, the country, not the team." The columnist said the Canadian crowd's "antipathy toward the American team has been a constant."


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