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5-27-2008 @ 3:44PM
And there's your simple answer; they took time off work to raid (nearly 12 hours a day) while the US teams didn't. It's not cultural, it's not sociological, it's not political, it's purely logistical. The big question is why is there more sponsorship (allowing them to take the time off) in the smaller player base of Europe? Why is there not similar sponsorship in North America?
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