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Bleacher Report
Which NHL Team Is Winning the Offseason?The Ducks accepted first-, second- and third-round Oilers picks in the 2008 dra
Which NHL Team Is Winning the Offseason?
Bleacher Report / Posted 2 days ago
The Ducks accepted first-, second- and third-round Oilers picks in the 2008 draft as compensation, which former Anaheim GM Brian Burke largely traded away, leaving the team with little of value in return. LeBrun: One GM has told me, 'If anyone... Read more
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The Providence Journal
Award winners receive $5,000 scholarshipsCranston East 1977 — James Murphy, La Salle 1978 — Joseph Impagliazzo, Hendrick
Award winners receive $5,000 scholarships
The Providence Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Cranston East 1977 — James Murphy, La Salle 1978 — Joseph Impagliazzo, Hendricken 1979 — Alan Baginski, Classical 1980 — Brian Burke, Pilgrim 1981 — Timothy Army, East Providence 1982 — Chris Terreri, Pilgrim 1983 — Steven Alves, West Warwick... Read more
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Perth Now
‘CCC can’t be judge, jury and executioner’are recommended. “The CCC cannot be judge, jury and executioner. Independent o
‘CCC can’t be judge, jury and executioner’
Perth Now / Posted 6 days ago
are recommended. “The CCC cannot be judge, jury and executioner. Independent oversight is imperative.” Former Premier Brian Burke is reportedly weighing up his legal options following Friday’s ruling. The CCC prosecuted Mr Burke and fined him... Read more
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Herald Sun
Burke threatens CCC with legal actionFormer WA premier Brian Burke could seek compensation of up to $2 million in le
Burke threatens CCC with legal action
Herald Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Former WA premier Brian Burke could seek compensation of up to $2 million in legal fees following a court ruling that has thrown into doubt dozens of convictions achieved by the state's anti-corruption body. Burke has been twice jailed and has been... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Burke threatens CCC with legal actionFormer WA premier Brian Burke could seek compensation of up to $2 million in le
Burke threatens CCC with legal action
Adelaide Now / Posted 7 days ago
Former WA premier Brian Burke could seek compensation of up to $2 million in legal fees following a court ruling that has thrown into doubt dozens of convictions achieved by the state's anti-corruption body. Burke has been twice jailed and has been... Read more
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News.com.au
Burke threatens CCC with legal actionFormer WA premier Brian Burke could seek compensation of up to $2 million in le
Burke threatens CCC with legal action
News.com.au / Posted 7 days ago
Former WA premier Brian Burke could seek compensation of up to $2 million in legal fees in the wake of a court ruling that has thrown into doubt dozens of convictions achieved by the state's anti-corruption body. Burke, who was twice jailed and... Read more
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Perth Now
Burke threatens CCC with legal actionFormer WA premier Brian Burke could seek compensation of up to $2 million in le
Burke threatens CCC with legal action
Perth Now / Posted 7 days ago
Former WA premier Brian Burke could seek compensation of up to $2 million in legal fees in the wake of a court ruling that has thrown into doubt dozens of convictions achieved by the state's anti-corruption body. Burke, who was twice jailed and... Read more
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Perth Now
Burke threatens CCC with legal actionFORMER WA premier Brian Burke could seek compensation of up to $2 million in le
Burke threatens CCC with legal action
Perth Now / Posted 7 days ago
FORMER WA premier Brian Burke could seek compensation of up to $2 million in legal fees in the wake of a court ruling that has thrown into doubt dozens of convictions achieved by the state’s anti-corruption body. Burke, who was twice jailed and... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Burke threatens CCC with legal actionFormer WA premier Brian Burke could seek compensation of up to $2 million in le
Burke threatens CCC with legal action
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Former WA premier Brian Burke could seek compensation of up to $2 million in legal fees in the wake of a court ruling that has thrown into doubt dozens of convictions achieved by the state's anti-corruption body. Burke, who was twice jailed and... Read more
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Weekly Times
Doubt cast over CCC prosecutions in WAWednesday. The ruling means the state government now faces the possibility of
Doubt cast over CCC prosecutions in WA
Weekly Times / Posted 7 days ago
Wednesday. The ruling means the state government now faces the possibility of damages claims, including by former premier Brian Burke, who was fined in 2010 for lying to the CCC and is now said to be considering his legal options. Mr Mischin... Read more
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Herald Sun
Doubt cast over CCC prosecutions in WAWednesday. The ruling means the state government now faces the possibility of
Doubt cast over CCC prosecutions in WA
Herald Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Wednesday. The ruling means the state government now faces the possibility of damages claims, including by former premier Brian Burke, who was fined in 2010 for lying to the CCC and is now said to be considering his legal options. Mr Mischin... Read more
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News.com.au
Doubt cast over CCC prosecutions in WAWednesday. The ruling means the state government now faces the possibility of
Doubt cast over CCC prosecutions in WA
News.com.au / Posted 7 days ago
Wednesday. The ruling means the state government now faces the possibility of damages claims, including by former premier Brian Burke, who was fined in 2010 for lying to the CCC and is now said to be considering his legal options. Mr Mischin... Read more
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Perth Now
Doubt cast over CCC prosecutions in WAWednesday. The ruling means the state government now faces the possibility of
Doubt cast over CCC prosecutions in WA
Perth Now / Posted 7 days ago
Wednesday. The ruling means the state government now faces the possibility of damages claims, including by former premier Brian Burke, who was fined in 2010 for lying to the CCC and is now said to be considering his legal options. Mr Mischin... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Doubt cast over CCC prosecutions in WAWednesday. The ruling means the state government now faces the possibility of
Doubt cast over CCC prosecutions in WA
Adelaide Now / Posted 7 days ago
Wednesday. The ruling means the state government now faces the possibility of damages claims, including by former premier Brian Burke, who was fined in 2010 for lying to the CCC and is now said to be considering his legal options. Mr Mischin... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Doubt cast over CCC prosecutions in WAWednesday. The ruling means the state government now faces the possibility of
Doubt cast over CCC prosecutions in WA
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 days ago
Wednesday. The ruling means the state government now faces the possibility of damages claims, including by former premier Brian Burke, who was fined in 2010 for lying to the CCC and is now said to be considering his legal options. Mr Mischin... Read more
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Perth Now
Former Premier Brian Burke loses appeal on CCC lying convictionFORMER WA premier Brian Burke has failed in a bid to challenge his conviction f
Former Premier Brian Burke loses appeal on CCC lying conviction
Perth Now / Posted 7 days ago
FORMER WA premier Brian Burke has failed in a bid to challenge his conviction for lying to the state's corruption watchdog but says he is likely to launch a further appeal. The 63-year-old did not appear in the WA Supreme Court in Perth today when... Read more
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Perth Now
‘Technicality’ doesn’t affect CCC’s evidenceto appeals from some of the 121 people prosecuted by the CCC and throws past CC
‘Technicality’ doesn’t affect CCC’s evidence
Perth Now / Posted 7 days ago
to appeals from some of the 121 people prosecuted by the CCC and throws past CCC prosecutions into doubt. Former Premier Brian Burke is reportedly weighing up his legal options. WA’s corruption watchdog prosecuted Mr Burke and fined him $25,000... Read more
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WA Today
CCC rejects claims 100 WA convictions are in doubtthat a Court of Appeal ruling throws into doubt more than 100 convictions secur
CCC rejects claims 100 WA convictions are in doubt
WA Today / Posted 7 days ago
that a Court of Appeal ruling throws into doubt more than 100 convictions secured over 12 years, including former Premier Brian Burke. The court has quashed charges against a Broome police officer accused of assaulting detainees in two separate... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
George McPhee arrives in Vegas ready to build a contender fastCup ring. Nonetheless, McPhee’s done a lot more than most, from working in the
George McPhee arrives in Vegas ready to build a contender fast
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 13 days ago
Cup ring. Nonetheless, McPhee’s done a lot more than most, from working in the league’s Manhattan offices, to working for Brian Burke in Vancouver and then for 17 years as the GM of the Washington Capitals. A quick chronological survey of his... Read more
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14d
Yahoo Sports
Team USA debating Ryan Callahan replacement for World Cupof players. “Dean is the GM so ultimately this rests with Dean but obviously i
Team USA debating Ryan Callahan replacement for World Cup
Yahoo Sports / Posted 14 days ago
of players. “Dean is the GM so ultimately this rests with Dean but obviously it’s a group process with Paul Holmgren, Brian Burke and myself. Especially when you get down to this type scenario, Torts would be involved in that,” Johannson said.... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Six Pittsfield Suns headed to Futures League All-Star game— Dan Rajkowski, Brockton; Jack Nelson, Martha's Vineyard; Seth Pinkerton, Jake
Six Pittsfield Suns headed to Futures League All-Star game
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 18 days ago
— Dan Rajkowski, Brockton; Jack Nelson, Martha's Vineyard; Seth Pinkerton, Jake Nelson, Nashua; Jake Dexter, Brian Burke, North Shore; Mitchell Powers, Nathan Robinson, Casey Aubin, Clayton Chatham, Seacoast. Catchers — Mickey... Read more
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SportingNews
Looking for trouble? Players in salary arbitration just might find lots of itin tears. Now Salo was the sensitive type, but still … Then there's the case
Looking for trouble? Players in salary arbitration just might find lots of it
SportingNews / Posted 20 days ago
in tears. Now Salo was the sensitive type, but still … Then there's the case of Brendan Morrison and the Canucks. Then-GM Brian Burke likened Morrison to a mouse carried across a river by two elephants; in his case, primo wingers Markus Naslund... Read more
21d
ABC 6 Providence
Judge: Investor deceptively avoided paying man for his homeand then failed to pay him. The Boston Globe reports (http://bit.ly/29Nkzds )
Judge: Investor deceptively avoided paying man for his home
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 21 days ago
and then failed to pay him. The Boston Globe reports (http://bit.ly/29Nkzds ) that Judge Mary Ames ruled last week that Brian Burke and his lawyer used deception to avoid paying 75-year-old John Wenk. The MIT graduate claimed he only received... Read more
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21d
The News & Observer
Canes’ top pick ready for Carolina immersionup in his path towards the pros.Whirlwind draft day Due to his father’s involv
Canes’ top pick ready for Carolina immersion
The News & Observer / Posted 21 days ago
up in his path towards the pros.Whirlwind draft day Due to his father’s involvement in the organization, Flames executives Brian Burke and Brad Treliving, the team’s general manager, had advised Bean on the draft process, stressing the importance... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Taken sixth overall at the 2016 draft, Flames prospect Matthew Tkachuk doesn't expect special treatmenthim a big-league jersey number (No. 19) to wear at camp. “His brains and his c
Taken sixth overall at the 2016 draft, Flames prospect Matthew Tkachuk doesn't expect special treatment
Calgary Sun / Posted 23 days ago
him a big-league jersey number (No. 19) to wear at camp. “His brains and his competitiveness are two big attributes,” Brian Burke had said about the left winger at the 2016 NHL draft in Buffalo. “He’s real smart. He’s played with really good... Read more
24d
Times of Malta
Maltese footballer selected for UK Southern Premier LeagueFloodlight League which include Gloucester City, Hereford FC, Evesham and Chelt
Maltese footballer selected for UK Southern Premier League
Times of Malta / Posted 24 days ago
Floodlight League which include Gloucester City, Hereford FC, Evesham and Cheltenham Town. The U18 side will be lead by Brian Burke who has previously coached with Liverpool and offers the opportunity to progress into the first team. The first... Read more
24d
Simcoe Reformer
Questionable signings around NHLbigger and then there’s your approach to the game,” said GM Peter Chiarelli, wh
Questionable signings around NHL
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 24 days ago
bigger and then there’s your approach to the game,” said GM Peter Chiarelli, who sounded like he was reading from the Brian Burke book of building a roster through belligerence and truculence. “All those things are important to me when you’re... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
Questionable signings around NHLbigger and then there’s your approach to the game,” said GM Peter Chiarelli, wh
Questionable signings around NHL
Fort McMurray Today / Posted 24 days ago
bigger and then there’s your approach to the game,” said GM Peter Chiarelli, who sounded like he was reading from the Brian Burke book of building a roster through belligerence and truculence. “All those things are important to me when you’re... Read more
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24d
Sarnia Observer
Questionable signings around NHLbigger and then there’s your approach to the game,” said GM Peter Chiarelli, wh
Questionable signings around NHL
Sarnia Observer / Posted 24 days ago
bigger and then there’s your approach to the game,” said GM Peter Chiarelli, who sounded like he was reading from the Brian Burke book of building a roster through belligerence and truculence. “All those things are important to me when you’re... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Questionable signings around NHLbigger and then there’s your approach to the game,” said GM Peter Chiarelli, wh
Questionable signings around NHL
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 24 days ago
bigger and then there’s your approach to the game,” said GM Peter Chiarelli, who sounded like he was reading from the Brian Burke book of building a roster through belligerence and truculence. “All those things are important to me when you’re... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Questionable signings around NHLbigger and then there’s your approach to the game,” said GM Peter Chiarelli, wh
Questionable signings around NHL
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 24 days ago
bigger and then there’s your approach to the game,” said GM Peter Chiarelli, who sounded like he was reading from the Brian Burke book of building a roster through belligerence and truculence. “All those things are important to me when you’re... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Questionable signings around NHLbigger and then there’s your approach to the game,” said GM Peter Chiarelli, wh
Questionable signings around NHL
Chatham Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
bigger and then there’s your approach to the game,” said GM Peter Chiarelli, who sounded like he was reading from the Brian Burke book of building a roster through belligerence and truculence. “All those things are important to me when you’re... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Questionable signings around NHLbigger and then there’s your approach to the game,” said GM Peter Chiarelli, wh
Questionable signings around NHL
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 24 days ago
bigger and then there’s your approach to the game,” said GM Peter Chiarelli, who sounded like he was reading from the Brian Burke book of building a roster through belligerence and truculence. “All those things are important to me when you’re... Read more
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24d
Welland Tribune
Questionable signings around NHLbigger and then there’s your approach to the game,” said GM Peter Chiarelli, wh
Questionable signings around NHL
Welland Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
bigger and then there’s your approach to the game,” said GM Peter Chiarelli, who sounded like he was reading from the Brian Burke book of building a roster through belligerence and truculence. “All those things are important to me when you’re... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Questionable signings around NHLbigger and then there’s your approach to the game,” said GM Peter Chiarelli, wh
Questionable signings around NHL
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 24 days ago
bigger and then there’s your approach to the game,” said GM Peter Chiarelli, who sounded like he was reading from the Brian Burke book of building a roster through belligerence and truculence. “All those things are important to me when you’re... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Questionable signings around NHLbigger and then there’s your approach to the game,” said GM Peter Chiarelli, wh
Questionable signings around NHL
Northumberland Today / Posted 24 days ago
bigger and then there’s your approach to the game,” said GM Peter Chiarelli, who sounded like he was reading from the Brian Burke book of building a roster through belligerence and truculence. “All those things are important to me when you’re... Read more
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24d
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
Questionable signings around NHLbigger and then there’s your approach to the game,” said GM Peter Chiarelli, wh
Questionable signings around NHL
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
bigger and then there’s your approach to the game,” said GM Peter Chiarelli, who sounded like he was reading from the Brian Burke book of building a roster through belligerence and truculence. “All those things are important to me when you’re... Read more
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24d
Owen Sound Sun Times
Questionable signings around NHLbigger and then there’s your approach to the game,” said GM Peter Chiarelli, wh
Questionable signings around NHL
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 24 days ago
bigger and then there’s your approach to the game,” said GM Peter Chiarelli, who sounded like he was reading from the Brian Burke book of building a roster through belligerence and truculence. “All those things are important to me when you’re... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Questionable signings around NHL when speed, skill were key ingredients for Penguinsbigger and then there’s your approach to the game,” said GM Peter Chiarelli, wh
Questionable signings around NHL when speed, skill were key ingredients for Penguins
Calgary Sun / Posted 24 days ago
bigger and then there’s your approach to the game,” said GM Peter Chiarelli, who sounded like he was reading from the Brian Burke book of building a roster through belligerence and truculence. “All those things are important to me when you’re... Read more
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TSN
General managers seem determined to repeat past mistakeswere handed out like beer at a brewery. Like whisky at a distillery. You get th
General managers seem determined to repeat past mistakes
TSN / Posted 25 days ago
were handed out like beer at a brewery. Like whisky at a distillery. You get the picture. Despite NHL luminaries quoting Brian Burke over and over — “Our group makes more mistakes on July 1 than we do the rest of the year altogether” — there they... Read more
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TSN
GMs seem determined to repeat past mistakeswere handed out like beer at a brewery. Like whisky at a distillery. You get th
GMs seem determined to repeat past mistakes
TSN / Posted 25 days ago
were handed out like beer at a brewery. Like whisky at a distillery. You get the picture. Despite NHL luminaries quoting Brian Burke over and over — “Our group makes more mistakes on July 1 than we do the rest of the year altogether” — there they... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Calgary Flames GM still has a lot of unfinished business on his plate heading into free agency dayhis lingering neck issues. So, in other words, there’s room to sign a few more
Calgary Flames GM still has a lot of unfinished business on his plate heading into free agency day
Calgary Sun / Posted 26 days ago
his lingering neck issues. So, in other words, there’s room to sign a few more pieces. The question is, do they want to? Brian Burke, at Buffalo’s First Niagara Center, indicated that he predicted the Flames wouldn’t be busy during the free... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Q&A: CFL commissioner Orridge talks Pride, You Can Play partnershipcommissioner Jeffrey Orridge poses for a picture at the 2015 Toronto Pride Para
Q&A: CFL commissioner Orridge talks Pride, You Can Play partnership
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 26 days ago
commissioner Jeffrey Orridge poses for a picture at the 2015 Toronto Pride Parade, along with Patrick Burke (left) and Brian Burke (second from right). (Max Rosenberg) In advance of this Sunday’s Toronto Pride Parade—in which Orridge will be... Read more
27d
ESPN
Top 4 candidates to replace Ryan CallahanLombardi and his management team -- which includes former Philadelphia Flyers G
Top 4 candidates to replace Ryan Callahan
ESPN / Posted 27 days ago
Lombardi and his management team -- which includes former Philadelphia Flyers GM Paul Holmgren, Calgary Flames president Brian Burke (who was the GM of the U.S. team that won an Olympic silver in Vancouver in 2010) and longtime USA Hockey... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
The great Eric Lindros debate has been put to bedHedberg, Mike Gartner, Bill Torrey, Mike Farber, Mark de Foy, Eric Duhatschek,
The great Eric Lindros debate has been put to bed
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 29 days ago
Hedberg, Mike Gartner, Bill Torrey, Mike Farber, Mark de Foy, Eric Duhatschek, Luc Robitaille, David Branch, Scotty Bowman, Brian Burke, Colin Campbell, Jim Gregory, Bob Clarke, and Chair John Davidson. Some changing faces means a collective... Read more
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The Mercury News
eBay's 'Main Street' building highlights digital thememore paper check-ins at the e-commerce giant. "We've never had a place like th
eBay's 'Main Street' building highlights digital theme
The Mercury News / Posted 29 days ago
more paper check-ins at the e-commerce giant. "We've never had a place like this for everyone to gather together,'' said Brian Burke, director of seller experience at eBay. Pointing to the laser pointer in a glass box in the foyer that was the... Read more
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Silicon Valley
eBay's 'Main Street' building highlights digital thememore paper check-ins at the e-commerce giant. "We've never had a place like th
eBay's 'Main Street' building highlights digital theme
Silicon Valley / Posted 29 days ago
more paper check-ins at the e-commerce giant. "We've never had a place like this for everyone to gather together,'' said Brian Burke, director of seller experience at eBay. Pointing to the laser pointer in a glass box in the foyer that was the... Read more
30d
CBS Sports
Falcons coach will rely on his gut, not numbers, for two-point conversionsbe going for two more often, but, "Sometimes, it's gut." This is a very typica
Falcons coach will rely on his gut, not numbers, for two-point conversions
CBS Sports / Posted 30 days ago
be going for two more often, but, "Sometimes, it's gut." This is a very typical position for an NFL head coach to take. As Brian Burke explains in the AJC story, coaches don't like being told what to do by a computer, no matter how much sense the... Read more
30d
Calgary Sun
Calgary Flames were a draft winner but true test of success is yet to comeKeith, the Flames liked his skill, his nose for the net, and his, uh, personali
Calgary Flames were a draft winner but true test of success is yet to come
Calgary Sun / Posted 30 days ago
Keith, the Flames liked his skill, his nose for the net, and his, uh, personality. “Kid’s a kind of pain in the ass,” said Brian Burke, providing the best quote of the weekend on the teenager. “We don’t have enough guys who are pains in the ass.... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Cherry unhappy with lack of local players picked by Leafsother players because of friends and family, so says coach of the Toronto Maple
Cherry unhappy with lack of local players picked by Leafs
Calgary Sun / Posted 30 days ago
other players because of friends and family, so says coach of the Toronto Maple Leafs Mike Babcock and so says American GM Brian Burke when he was with Toronto." Here's a few more thoughts on the Leafs and the draft as well as Stamkos... Read more
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