In This Corner: Canada-Russia ’72, game 2: Redemption, for a while, in Toronto.

Game 2: Toronto, Sept. 4, 1972 In the two days after the Mauling in Montreal, Canada was in a deep, dark, depressed funk. The loss to the Soviets was so surprising, so shocking, and so complete, that the entire country had a black cloud hovering over it from coast-to-coast. The same sportwriters who were gloating ...