The Globalization of Hockey
Constant Wonder - Radio Archive, Episode 978 , Segment 1
Episode: The Globalization of Hockey
- Apr 27, 2021 7:00 pm
- 35:50 mins
We examine the influence of big money in the Olympics, the difference between hockey in Russia and in the West, and the overnight success of women's leagues. Also, violence and fighting have been inseparable from the game since the beginning. And so has criticism. Guest: Bruce Berglund, author of "The Fastest Game in the World: Hockey and the Globalization of Sports"