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    South Korea Imports Foreign Talent for Hockey Glory

    They’re skating around the problem. As it prepares to host the 2018 Winter Olympics, Seoul has beefed up its hockey team by softening its opposition to embracing foreign athletes. With five Canadians and one American on the ice — all of whom played on the fringes of professional hockey back home — the team is starting to slide away from its dismal history and toward international success. And besides having two North American coaches on the payroll, a sixth Canadian ringer is set to glide in soon.

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