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Tough test for Turin; cap on the brain

Updated: December 14, 2005, 2:25 PM ET
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There is widespread concern around the hockey world that the Olympic tournament in Turin will mean a return to the old days, when hooking and holding was a way of life, thus diminishing an important opportunity to promote the game. But international officials insist it won't be so.

International Ice Hockey Federation president Rene Fasel insists the group will use the NHL model to root out the obstruction that has become a blight on the international ...

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