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Hockey World Saddened By Unexpected Death Of USA Hockey's Jim Johannson

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 01 / 22 / 18

USA Hockey Assistant Exec Dir of Hockey Operations JIM JOHANNSON yesterday "died unexpectedly" at age 53, "shocking the sport less than three weeks before the start of the Pyeongchang Games," according to Stephen Whyno of the AP. USA Hockey said that Johannson, GM of the U.S. men's team, "died in ...

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