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Quebec Nordiques reject bailout from province

Canada is a hockey nation, but has had a heck of a time preventing its hockey franchises from going south. From the (then) defunct Winnipeg Jets and Quebec Nordiques to financial messes in Edmonton and Ottawa, the CBC has followed the ups and downs of Canada's small-market NHL teams as they forever skate on thin ice.

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Parizeau offers money, but not enough to save the Nords.
Medium: Radio
Program: The World At Six
Broadcast Date: May 16, 1995
Guest(s): Jacques Parizeau, Michel Rivard
Host: Karen Gross
Reporter: Richard Kalb
Duration: 2:20

Last updated: April 16, 2013

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