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Korea University hockey team brings its training to California
Korea University hockey team brings its training to California

At first glance, the hockey players practicing at Lakewood Ice this week looked like any team anywhere in the world. Their drills were familiar, and so was their attentive posture when they paused to watch their coach diagram a play on a whiteboard. The difference became clear when the session ended: Players gathered in a semicircle near the boards to tap their sticks and bow to Coach Craig Johnson, a charming gesture of respect that stemmed as much from gratitude as cultural obligation. They're members of the Korea University men's hockey team and they're in Southern California until Aug. 22 to practice, train and learn from coaches in the Ducks' development program....

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