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Because I support Gopher hockey, not the conference they are in. That is, I’m not a “Big Ten hockey fan”, but I still obviously go to games.
And the national champion doesn’t need to come from the best conference. But you have to respect the level of play they have and I still daydream of a creative cross conference solution which would increase the buzz around the program.
I think it’s fantastic that you support Gopher hockey. I would think you would want to support their conference because….it is part of Gopher hockey.
As far as respecting the level of play, I don’t disagree with you one bit. BUT my arch rival when I was playing HS hockey was Warroad and I respected how good they were……..but I didn’t walk around telling everyone how great they were.
I was as critical as anyone of the creation of the BIg mistake but at some point you just gotta let it go