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If Hockey Players Went Home

BarDown Staff (@BarDown) Jul. 26, 2014 4:40 PM
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Over the past week and a half, BarDown has put together starting lineups of various hockey teams based on if players who were born in or near a team's city decided to return home to play for them. Our list includes every Canadian NHL team – with two lines for the Toronto Maple Leafs and Montreal Canadiens – a team from the Maritimes, a team from the Prairies, eleven American teams, and a few European teams.

Here are the lineups we created starting with the Canadian teams:

Our list of American teams was originally 10 teams, but we decided to bring back the Hartford Whalers in our third edition of "If Hockey Players Went Home":

With all the European talent in the NHL we couldn't leave them hanging: