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- Jul 3, 2021
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau floats idea of replacing scandal-plagued Hockey CanadaJustin Trudeau says the federal government isn't in the business of creating organizations.
But as scandal-plagued Hockey Canada continues to vigorously defend its leadership amid a landslide of criticism over the national organization's handling of alleged sexual assaults -- and how money was paid out to settle lawsuits -- the prime minister swung the door open on that possibility Thursday.
"There needs to be wholesale change," Trudeau told reporters in Ottawa. "They need to realize that if we have to create an organization, get rid of Hockey Canada, and create an organization called 'Canada Hockey' instead, people will look at doing that."
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau floats idea of replacing scandal-plagued Hockey Canada
He said they might do this, and this sale seems to suggest they're going ahead with it... but it still hasn't made the news yet...