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    Think Hockey with Spears: 10th Century’s Most Popular Sport Developed by Native Americans


    More than 900 years ago, the most popular sport in North America wasn’t football, baseball or even soccer, it was chunkey; a game that was originally played by indigenous people, and particularly by nearly all southeast Indian tribes.
    Its popularity sprang out of an area in the United States known as Cahokia, which is today’s East St. Louis.




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