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CFL: on a Roll in Year of 101st Grey Cup

Hockey still supreme but football entrenched as second most followed sport in Canada

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Canadians Blame Owners for NHL Lockout, Most Expect to Lose Season

Two-in-five hockey fans in Canada are watching minor league games more often than before the lockout, and 31% have switched to NFL Football.

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Olympic Games Too Commercial for Americans, Britons and Canadians

A majority of respondents in the three countries believe the Olympics have benefitted from the presence of professional athletes.

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Canadians Want to Ban Head Shots from Hockey, But No Consensus on Fights

The proportion of Canadians and hockey fans who are satisfied with the NHL’s efforts in looking after player safety has increased since March.

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Canadians Join Canucks Bandwagon, Expect Vancouver to Win Stanley Cup

Half of respondents are excited about the announced return of the National Hockey League (NHL) to Winnipeg.

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Canadians, Hockey Fans Want to Ban Head Shots from the Game

After watching the Zdeno Chara hit, respondents overwhelmingly believe that the player got off easy.

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