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I remember Dean Lombardi last summer saying to me, 'You guys are putting this on, you're not really...

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I remember Dean Lombardi last summer saying to me, 'You guys are putting this on, you're not really feeling this way. The NHL likes this stuff, they want to create a little angst in the media and stuff and get some headlines?' I said, 'No Dean, this is real.' He was shocked that this was going on but Burkie loves the limelight. He's all bluff and loud and MacT said it best - he's like the Wizard of Oz, you pull the curtains away and there's not much substance.

That's Kevin Lowe via TSN just a few years ago. The more things change...
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