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Calgary Sun
The good, the bad and the ugly: Looking back at the World Cup of Hockeywhen speed and skill rule the game, the USA braintrust — a group that includes
The good, the bad and the ugly: Looking back at the World Cup of Hockey
Calgary Sun / Posted 7 hours ago
when speed and skill rule the game, the USA braintrust — a group that includes the likes of Dean Lombardi, Paul Holmgren, Brian Burke and coach John Tortorella, among others — seemed to covet muscle as much as hustle. As such, skilled players such... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Brett Hull compares Team USA to Titanic, laments ‘old boys’ managementand they just keep turning around the same people.” The Americans have a rathe
Brett Hull compares Team USA to Titanic, laments ‘old boys’ management
Yahoo Sports / Posted yesterday
and they just keep turning around the same people.” The Americans have a rather short bench when it comes to managers. Brian Burke and David Poile built the 2010 Vancouver Olympic team. Poile led the selection of the 2014 team, along with... Read more
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Variety
Hollywood Professional Association Unveils HPA Awards NomineesWalker, Rafael Camacho – Framestore Microsoft Xbox – “Halo 5: The Hunt Begins”
Hollywood Professional Association Unveils HPA Awards Nominees
Variety / Posted 2 days ago
Walker, Rafael Camacho – Framestore Microsoft Xbox – “Halo 5: The Hunt Begins” Ben Walsh, Ian Holland, Brian Delmonico, Brian Burke – Method Studios AT&T – “Power of &” James Dick, Corrina Wilson, Euna Kho, Callum McKeveny – Framestore Kohler... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Situational pitching vital to Blue Jays' 2016 successoff to a solid start with his announcement that the Toronto Maple Leafs will no
Situational pitching vital to Blue Jays' 2016 success
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 4 days ago
off to a solid start with his announcement that the Toronto Maple Leafs will not be in a rush to name a captain. Would that Brian Burke have followed the same path before conspiring with head coach Ron Wilson to name Dion Phaneuf captain, a move... Read more
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Kincardine News
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell testinto major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell test
Kincardine News / Posted 4 days ago
into major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A sad Leafs reminder from this World Cup. Brian Burke traded Anton Stralman to Calgary for Wayne Primeau and John Ferguson dealt Tuukka Rask to Boston for Andrew... Read more
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Timmins Times
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell testinto major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell test
Timmins Times / Posted 5 days ago
into major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A sad Leafs reminder from this World Cup. Brian Burke traded Anton Stralman to Calgary for Wayne Primeau and John Ferguson dealt Tuukka Rask to Boston for Andrew... Read more
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Goderich Signal-Star
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell testinto major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell test
Goderich Signal-Star / Posted 5 days ago
into major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A sad Leafs reminder from this World Cup. Brian Burke traded Anton Stralman to Calgary for Wayne Primeau and John Ferguson dealt Tuukka Rask to Boston for Andrew... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Joffrey Lupul situation with Maple Leafs doesn't pass smell testinto major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A
Joffrey Lupul situation with Maple Leafs doesn't pass smell test
Calgary Sun / Posted 6 days ago
into major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A sad Leafs reminder from this World Cup. Brian Burke traded Anton Stralman to Calgary for Wayne Primeau and John Ferguson dealt Tuukka Rask to Boston for Andrew... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell testinto major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell test
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 6 days ago
into major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A sad Leafs reminder from this World Cup. Brian Burke traded Anton Stralman to Calgary for Wayne Primeau and John Ferguson dealt Tuukka Rask to Boston for Andrew... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell testinto major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell test
Northumberland Today / Posted 6 days ago
into major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A sad Leafs reminder from this World Cup. Brian Burke traded Anton Stralman to Calgary for Wayne Primeau and John Ferguson dealt Tuukka Rask to Boston for Andrew... Read more
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6d
The Norwich Gazette
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell testinto major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell test
The Norwich Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
into major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A sad Leafs reminder from this World Cup. Brian Burke traded Anton Stralman to Calgary for Wayne Primeau and John Ferguson dealt Tuukka Rask to Boston for Andrew... Read more
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Chatham This Week
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell testinto major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell test
Chatham This Week / Posted 6 days ago
into major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A sad Leafs reminder from this World Cup. Brian Burke traded Anton Stralman to Calgary for Wayne Primeau and John Ferguson dealt Tuukka Rask to Boston for Andrew... Read more
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Wallaceburg Courier Press
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell testinto major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell test
Wallaceburg Courier Press / Posted 6 days ago
into major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A sad Leafs reminder from this World Cup. Brian Burke traded Anton Stralman to Calgary for Wayne Primeau and John Ferguson dealt Tuukka Rask to Boston for Andrew... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell testinto major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell test
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 6 days ago
into major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A sad Leafs reminder from this World Cup. Brian Burke traded Anton Stralman to Calgary for Wayne Primeau and John Ferguson dealt Tuukka Rask to Boston for Andrew... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell testinto major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell test
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 6 days ago
into major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A sad Leafs reminder from this World Cup. Brian Burke traded Anton Stralman to Calgary for Wayne Primeau and John Ferguson dealt Tuukka Rask to Boston for Andrew... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell testinto major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell test
Sarnia Observer / Posted 6 days ago
into major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A sad Leafs reminder from this World Cup. Brian Burke traded Anton Stralman to Calgary for Wayne Primeau and John Ferguson dealt Tuukka Rask to Boston for Andrew... Read more
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Strathroy Age Dispatch
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell testinto major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell test
Strathroy Age Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
into major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A sad Leafs reminder from this World Cup. Brian Burke traded Anton Stralman to Calgary for Wayne Primeau and John Ferguson dealt Tuukka Rask to Boston for Andrew... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell testinto major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell test
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 6 days ago
into major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A sad Leafs reminder from this World Cup. Brian Burke traded Anton Stralman to Calgary for Wayne Primeau and John Ferguson dealt Tuukka Rask to Boston for Andrew... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell testinto major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell test
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 6 days ago
into major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A sad Leafs reminder from this World Cup. Brian Burke traded Anton Stralman to Calgary for Wayne Primeau and John Ferguson dealt Tuukka Rask to Boston for Andrew... Read more
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The West Elgin Chronicle
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell testinto major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell test
The West Elgin Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
into major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A sad Leafs reminder from this World Cup. Brian Burke traded Anton Stralman to Calgary for Wayne Primeau and John Ferguson dealt Tuukka Rask to Boston for Andrew... Read more
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6d
Chatham Daily News
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell testinto major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell test
Chatham Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
into major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A sad Leafs reminder from this World Cup. Brian Burke traded Anton Stralman to Calgary for Wayne Primeau and John Ferguson dealt Tuukka Rask to Boston for Andrew... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell testinto major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell test
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 6 days ago
into major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A sad Leafs reminder from this World Cup. Brian Burke traded Anton Stralman to Calgary for Wayne Primeau and John Ferguson dealt Tuukka Rask to Boston for Andrew... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell testinto major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell test
Welland Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
into major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A sad Leafs reminder from this World Cup. Brian Burke traded Anton Stralman to Calgary for Wayne Primeau and John Ferguson dealt Tuukka Rask to Boston for Andrew... Read more
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Delhi News Record
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell testinto major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A
Lupul situation doesn't pass smell test
Delhi News Record / Posted 6 days ago
into major and minor leaguers and move players up and down when necessary ... A sad Leafs reminder from this World Cup. Brian Burke traded Anton Stralman to Calgary for Wayne Primeau and John Ferguson dealt Tuukka Rask to Boston for Andrew... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Chris Chelios Explains What The Americans Did Wrong In World Cup Of Hockeyplay and skulk back across the Canadian border in sporting disgrace. General m
Chris Chelios Explains What The Americans Did Wrong In World Cup Of Hockey
Hartford Courant / Posted 7 days ago
play and skulk back across the Canadian border in sporting disgrace. General manager Dean Lombardi and his staff with Brian Burke and Paul Holmgren have been ripped for trying to repeat the win at the 1996 World Cup of Hockey with a blueprint... Read more
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TSN
Dreger Report: Team North America delivered at World Cup of HockeyHockey has reached a point where it's time to think outside the box. Obviously,
Dreger Report: Team North America delivered at World Cup of Hockey
TSN / Posted 7 days ago
Hockey has reached a point where it's time to think outside the box. Obviously, Dean Lombardi and his management wingers Brian Burke and Paul Holmgren feel they did that in building a team they believed would be best suited to neutralize Canada.... Read more
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New York Post
Team USA’s failed roster was built on a lieplumbers that pulled off a miracle is simply revisionist history. And if Lombar
Team USA’s failed roster was built on a lie
New York Post / Posted 8 days ago
plumbers that pulled off a miracle is simply revisionist history. And if Lombardi and his crew — including senior advisor Brian Burke, who hasn’t been affiliated with an NHL team that has won a playoff round since 2007 — couldn’t understand that... Read more
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TSN
Lombardi doubles down on USA roster selectionoperating under the notion that his team was already short on talent against Ca
Lombardi doubles down on USA roster selection
TSN / Posted 8 days ago
operating under the notion that his team was already short on talent against Canada, Lombardi and his management team of Brian Burke and Paul Holmgren widened the gap by leaving players with more talent off the roster. The choice was grit and... Read more
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ITBusiness.ca
FetchBot lets you market your small business with gamificationa game from scratch. Plus, the games available are actually fun to play. In 20
FetchBot lets you market your small business with gamification
ITBusiness.ca / Posted 8 days ago
a game from scratch. Plus, the games available are actually fun to play. In 2012, Gartner research vice-president Brian Burke famously predicted that 80 per cent of gamified applications would fail to meet business objectives by 2014. The... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Lombardi still scarred from the battle USA should've wonthe Americans wanted to perform better here. “You know I have a lot of respect
Lombardi still scarred from the battle USA should've won
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 8 days ago
the Americans wanted to perform better here. “You know I have a lot of respect for Dean Lombardi, Paul Holmgren, Brian Burke,” Ryan Suter said. “They put so much effort into this, and they care so much. I feel terrible that we let them... Read more
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Daily Record
World Cup of Hockey: Did Team USA lose if the organization didn't try?planning and execution was not. The organization’s decision makers – Lombardi,
World Cup of Hockey: Did Team USA lose if the organization didn't try?
Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
planning and execution was not. The organization’s decision makers – Lombardi, Assistant GM Paul Holmgren, Senior Advisor Brian Burke, Tortorella, etc – failed its players and program, not the other way around. As for the second question posed... Read more
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TSN
Team Canada eliminates USA at World Cupthat.” But the blame should rest at the feet of the USA Hockey management staf
Team Canada eliminates USA at World Cup
TSN / Posted 9 days ago
that.” But the blame should rest at the feet of the USA Hockey management staff, including Dean Lombardi, Paul Holmgren, Brian Burke and Jim Johansson. They tried to overthink the tournament’s mission, which is to ice the best roster... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Team Canada shows it has no true rivalgoal that made it 4-2). Certainly no real doubt. So much for the U.S.’s big, t
Team Canada shows it has no true rival
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 9 days ago
goal that made it 4-2). Certainly no real doubt. So much for the U.S.’s big, tough idea. It was nearly a decade ago that Brian Burke announced his plan to win games in Toronto with grit — the unholy quartet of “pugnacity, truculence, belligerence... Read more
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TSN
Team Canada eliminates Team USA, affirms dominance over rivalthat.” But the blame should rest at the feet of the USA Hockey management staf
Team Canada eliminates Team USA, affirms dominance over rival
TSN / Posted 9 days ago
that.” But the blame should rest at the feet of the USA Hockey management staff, including Dean Lombardi, Paul Holmgren, Brian Burke and Jim Johansson. They tried to overthink the tournament’s mission, which is to ice the best roster... Read more
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TSN
Canada eliminates Team USA, affirms dominance over rivalthat.” But the blame should rest at the feet of the USA Hockey management staf
Canada eliminates Team USA, affirms dominance over rival
TSN / Posted 10 days ago
that.” But the blame should rest at the feet of the USA Hockey management staff, including Dean Lombardi, Paul Holmgren, Brian Burke and Jim Johansson. They tried to overthink the tournament’s mission, which is to ice the best roster... Read more
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USA Today
This USA group just couldn't match up to the best20 or more at some point in his career. “I have a lot of respect for Dean Lomb
This USA group just couldn't match up to the best
USA Today / Posted 10 days ago
20 or more at some point in his career. “I have a lot of respect for Dean Lombardi, (and his lieutenants) Paul Holmgren, Brian Burke,” U.S. defenseman Ryan Suter said. "I think they put so much effort into this, they care so much. I feel terrible... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
It's time for USA Hockey to rethink its identitywould inevitably take along the way, the organization hired tough, old-school t
It's time for USA Hockey to rethink its identity
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 10 days ago
would inevitably take along the way, the organization hired tough, old-school thinkers Dean Lombardi, Paul Holmgren and Brian Burke to pick a coach and a roster. They spoke of “an identity,” of hardnosed, north-south relentlessness; of... Read more
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BC Local News
Giants GM can relate to players' aspirationswith the coaching staff,” he said. Some of the men involved with the organizat
Giants GM can relate to players' aspirations
BC Local News / Posted 10 days ago
with the coaching staff,” he said. Some of the men involved with the organization back then included the late Pat Quinn, Brian Burke, Rick Ley, Ron Wilson and Ron Smith. “It was a great transition because I could sit and listen to some really... Read more
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Langley Times
Giants GM can relate to players' aspirationswith the coaching staff,” he said. Some of the men involved with the organizat
Giants GM can relate to players' aspirations
Langley Times / Posted 10 days ago
with the coaching staff,” he said. Some of the men involved with the organization back then included the late Pat Quinn, Brian Burke, Rick Ley, Ron Wilson and Ron Smith. “It was a great transition because I could sit and listen to some really... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Young Stars Tournament Notebook: Oilers' Puljujarvi dominatesevent: Matthew Tkachuk: super pest Tkachuk plays such an agitating, inhospita
Young Stars Tournament Notebook: Oilers' Puljujarvi dominates
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 10 days ago
event: Matthew Tkachuk: super pest Tkachuk plays such an agitating, inhospitable brand of hockey that Flames president Brian Burke might need a bigger thesaurus. “Those are the games I like to play, where I flirt with the line,” Tkachuk said... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
What We Learned: Silver lining as U.S. embarrasses itself at World Cupto take, but one that you can understand given who’s behind all of it. That any
What We Learned: Silver lining as U.S. embarrasses itself at World Cup
Yahoo Sports / Posted 11 days ago
to take, but one that you can understand given who’s behind all of it. That anyone was taking notes from “senior advisor” Brian Burke on how to put together a hockey team circa 2016 tells you everything you need to know about how flawed the USA... Read more
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The Alpena News
MARY JO HIGHShe is survived by her daughter Linda Burke of La Vista, two grandsons, Warren
MARY JO HIGH
The Alpena News / Posted 16 days ago
She is survived by her daughter Linda Burke of La Vista, two grandsons, Warren and Brian Burke, and her great grandson Blake Burke. She was preceded in death by her husband Maurice on Aug. 3, 2015, and her son Robert on Nov. 5, 2011. Friends may... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Squire Barnes to host Chilliwack Sports Dinnerthe Western Hockey League’s Chilliwack Bruins were here, moderating round-table
Squire Barnes to host Chilliwack Sports Dinner
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 17 days ago
the Western Hockey League’s Chilliwack Bruins were here, moderating round-table discussions that included Harry Sinden, Brian Burke, Glen Sather, Trevor Linden, Ron McLean, Jim Robson and Jim Hughson. This year he’ll share the stage with... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Gap between Johnny Gaudreau camp and Flames in contract negotiations as high as $1.5 millionhard to exercise them.” As they should. After all, there’s little chance a te
Gap between Johnny Gaudreau camp and Flames in contract negotiations as high as $1.5 million
Calgary Sun / Posted 22 days ago
hard to exercise them.” As they should. After all, there’s little chance a team owned by Murray Edwards and overseen by Brian Burke are going to be the ones to set a new bar for contracts signed by players coming out of their entry-level... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Tortorella Says He Would Bench American Players Who Protest National Anthemthe national anthem played before her National Women's Soccer League match Sund
Tortorella Says He Would Bench American Players Who Protest National Anthem
Bleacher Report / Posted 22 days ago
the national anthem played before her National Women's Soccer League match Sunday, a sign of solidarity with Kaepernick. Brian Burke, a senior advisor for Team USA, told USA Today's Kevin Allen he respects the rights of players to "express... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Tortorella 'will sit' any Team USA player who protests anthema huge platform for us to represent our country, especially in today’s world, w
Tortorella 'will sit' any Team USA player who protests anthem
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 24 days ago
a huge platform for us to represent our country, especially in today’s world, with everything [that's] going on,” he said. Brian Burke, Calgary Flames president of hockey operations as well as a senior adviser to Team USA, said the playing field is... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
John Tortorella would bench Colin Kaepernick anthem protesterssentiment when USA Today’s Kevin Allen did a spin on the Kaepernick story and t
John Tortorella would bench Colin Kaepernick anthem protesters
Yahoo Sports / Posted 24 days ago
sentiment when USA Today’s Kevin Allen did a spin on the Kaepernick story and the NHL earlier this week, but Team USA’s Brian Burke appeared to share his approach. From USA Today: Calgary Flames President of Hockey Operations Brian Burke who is... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Healthy James van Riemsdyk eager to get World Cup startedWinter Olympics, running up seven points in six games, and has been an annual t
Healthy James van Riemsdyk eager to get World Cup started
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 25 days ago
Winter Olympics, running up seven points in six games, and has been an annual threat for 30 goals since former Leafs GM Brian Burke traded for him in 2012, he was not named to his country's initial lineup. There is “no question” in his mind; his... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Team USA is amped: ‘It always comes down to Canada’Justin Abdelkader. The construction of the team should be less surprising when
Team USA is amped: ‘It always comes down to Canada’
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 25 days ago
Justin Abdelkader. The construction of the team should be less surprising when you weigh its architects. Dean Lombardi, Brian Burke, Paul Holmgren and Tortorella aren’t prone to soft hockey. Twenty years ago this month, Team USA defeated Canada... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Members of Flames to march in Calgary Pride ParadeSport and Entertainment Corporation (CSEC), will represent the NHL team in Calg
Members of Flames to march in Calgary Pride Parade
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 26 days ago
Sport and Entertainment Corporation (CSEC), will represent the NHL team in Calgary’s annual Pride Parade on Sunday. Brian Burke, the Flames’ president of hockey operations and father of You Can Play founding partner Patrick Burke, will not... Read more
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