On a frozen pond far from the Olympics, meet China's ice hockey veterans

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ANSHAN, China : 'Today ... the first game in the Winter Olympics ... begins!' The shout rings through a coterie of onlookers by a frozen pond as 12 men, in helmets and other hockey gear, take position on a makeshift rink under a pale sun and sapphire sky. On the unscripted prompt, the referee drops