I have to write an essay about an important US sports club/team that has significance in US history/culture from the point of view of another country. Right now I want to go with hockey because of the 1980 "miracle on ice." I have limited knowledge of the history of hockey, but I know from watching it a lot that there are soooo many Russian players in the NHL. I was thinking maybe it would be interesting to write about how the US and USSR had the Cold War and how now they're all meshed together in the NHL.Is there enough historical significance behind hockey to write about this?Also, does anyone know any good books/websites I can read to learn more about this?
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