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“NHL Europe” Faces Serious Challenges

From Risto Pakarinen at Hockey.com,

I’m sure you’ve heard about all the great plans for a super league that would challenge the NHL in Europe. Well, let me just say that the NHL already as several great challengers in Europe. There’s the Swedish league, the Finnish league, the Russian league, the Swiss league, the German league ... you get the point.

It all depends on how you define the challenge, I suppose.

However, while thousands of Finns, Swedes, and Czechs begin their days by checking the NHL scores from the night before, the local leagues are also doing better than ever.

But the dream of “NHL Europe” lives on.

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