9 Greatest Canadian Athletes Of All Time

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Today is Canadian Thanksgiving, or, as they call it, “Thanksgiving.” While the Canadians have much to be thankful for, like a functioning government and tolerable crime and literacy rates, the nation largely lies in the shadow of its southern neighbor’s athletic output.

No longer. Let this list serve as enduring reminder of Canada’s contribution to sport, both domestic and international. May Canada’s song never die. (Don’t worry, we didn’t go TOO heavy on hockey players.)

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