News in Review Les Canadiens: What Was Sold?

News in Review Les Canadiens: What Was Sold?

The most successful team ever in the National Hockey League, the legendary Montreal Canadiens, was sold to a U.S. businessman. This News in Review report examines whether this was a case of another Canadian professional sports team caught in the Americanization of Canadian sport and culture or simply a business deal. Does the sale of the Canadiens, a significant part of Canadian culture for generations, signal another blow to Canadian cultural autonomy and identity? What are the emotional, historical, cultural and economic implications of this news event?

  • 2001
  • 00:14:04
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/15/2001
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Metadata

Edition
March 2001
Subjects
Montreal Canadiens (Hockey team) [CSH] Montreal Canadiens (Hockey team) -- History [CSH] Hockey -- Canada [LCSH] Hockey -- Economic aspects [LCSH] National Hockey League -- Finance [LCSH] Sports -- Economic aspects [LCSH] Social sciences [LCSH] Canada -- History [LCSH] Economics [LCSH] Sports [LCSH]
Team
Knowlton Nash (Host), Bob Babinski (Journalist), Lynne Robson (Journalist), Terence McKenna (Journalist)
Closed captioning
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