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Brian Burke: Flames want to be a 'black and blue' team

Sportsnet.ca - ‎May 3, 2016‎
In a guest appearance on Prime Time Sports, Flames president Brian Burke provided insight into the decision to move on from Hartley and re-iterated that it was Hartley's entire body of work and not just this year's performance that led to the firing ...
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Brian Burke: Auston Matthews 'a lock' to go No. 1

Sportsnet.ca - ‎Apr 30, 2016‎
Brian Burke isn't buying the idea that a winger like Patrik Laine could surprise the hockey world by being drafted first overall, no matter which team wins Saturday's NHL Draft Lottery.
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Brian Burke bashes NHL Draft Lottery system, wants new rules

Yahoo Canada Sports (blog) - ‎Apr 29, 2016‎
Burke's Flames have an 8.5 percent chance of winning the first overall pick in Saturday's lottery. The Oilers have a 13.5 percent chance, while Burke's former team, the Toronto Maple Leafs, have the best odds at 20 percent. “There are a lot of teams ...

Brian Burke spices up WCC sponsor's appreciation dinner

Estevan Mercury - ‎May 4, 2016‎
Brian Burke, president of hockey operations for the Calgary Flames, and former truculent NHL forward Jeff Odgers were the guests of honour at the banquet.

Cruickshank: Flames boss recalls 2005's near-miss with Sid the Kid

Calgary Herald - ‎Apr 26, 2016‎
Brian Burke, Calgary Flames president of hockey operations, speaks to members of the media about Dennis Wideman being reinstated during a press conference at the Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Alta.

Brian Burke: About Your Divorce (Column 135) — Change Another's Mind? First You Must Change Your Own

Noozhawk - ‎May 2, 2016‎
An idea at the heart of the Oblique Divorce Strategies is that divorce is a rare, possibly unique, opportunity to discover, reconsider, keep, discard, replace and/or improve the quality of some of our ideas and beliefs.
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Kuzma: Former Canucks coach Crawford better prepared in bid to return to NHL

Vancouver Sun - ‎May 4, 2016‎
Brian Burke has opinions. They're usually strong. And they often rub people the wrong way. As president of hockey operations for the Calgary Flames, he carries a considerable level of influence.

Burke goes on the rampage in easy win for Killimordaly

Connacht Tribune Group - ‎May 5, 2016‎
Brian Burke got the scoring underway for Killimordaly within the opening minute through a 65' before Paul Flaherty levelled it up a couple minutes later with his first free of the contest from 45 yards.

Calgary Flames: On The Coaching Search, Puck Possession & More

Hockeybuzz.com (blog) - ‎18 hours ago‎
As much as anything I think a possible interview is Brian Burke doing an old friend a favor because, after all, it can't hurt to talk to the guy and see if his philosophies have changed since being let go in Toronto.
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Flames had no choice but to fire Hartley

TSN - ‎21 hours ago‎
The Calgary Flames had no choice but to relieve head coach Bob Hartley of his duties. And yet, in some ways, this must have been an extremely difficult decision for general manger Brad Treliving, president Brian Burke and the rest of the Calgary front ...
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Wildfires weighing heavy on Fort McMurray's Scottie Upshall

Sportsnet.ca - ‎May 4, 2016‎
George Gosbee, a part owner of his old team, the Arizona Coyotes, left him a text, as did Calgary Flames executive Brian Burke. “Burkie said, 'We're going to do something this summer. We're going to raise a ton of money for the people, the victims in ...
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Islanders News: Strome and such, Tavares leadership, more hit and radio drama

Lighthouse Hockey - ‎May 5, 2016‎
... all to familiar story, many in Portland had no idea their AHL team was about to move to Springfield. [Portland Press Herald]; Brian Burke wants the Flames to be "black and blue" and stuff. [Sportsnet]; Was this season the worst collapse in ...
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Majority of GOP insiders won't commit to Trump

Politico - ‎2 hours ago‎
Florida: Alia Faraj-Johnson, Andrea Reilly, Andrew Weinstein, Andrew Wiggins, April Schiff, Ashley Walker, Ben Pollara, Beth Matuga, Brian E. Crowley, Chris Korge, Christian Ulvert, Damien Filer, David Beattie, David Johnson, Dennis Baxley, Elizabeth ...

Hopedale candidates slacking on campaign finance reports

Milford Daily News - ‎12 hours ago‎
HOPEDALE - Only three out of eight candidates in contested races filed campaign finance reports by the May 2 filing deadline. All three town clerk candidates for the May 10 annual Town Election - Barbara Kochon, Brian Burke and Lisa Pedroli - filed ...
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Proposed Superfund listing elicits only 5 public comments

The Durango Herald - ‎14 hours ago‎
Brian Burke, a psychology professor at Fort Lewis College, agreed. He said the sight of orange water activated public interest.
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Thumbs down to challenge system, inevitability of coaching dismissals

TSN - ‎May 4, 2016‎
In Hartley's case, he lasted longer than expected because Brian Burke inherited him and it was only a matter of time until Burke put his own man behind the Calgary bench.

"Money Puck": SLU prof unlocks hockey's secrets with stats

North Country Public Radio - ‎7 hours ago‎
One time, Schuckers found himself on a panel with former Toronto Maple Leafs general manager, Brian Burke, who sneered at the whole data thing, repeating often, “'statistics is like a lamppost for a drunk, more for support than illumination'.

Dance Listings for May 6-12

New York Times - ‎13 hours ago‎
(Brian Schaefer). Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana (through Sunday) This veteran company returns to BAM Fisher with “Voces de Andalucia,” a program honoring flamenco's roots in southern Spain and the Andalucian-born artists Pablo Picasso and Federico ...
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Insider: 6 possible candidates Bird will consider for Pacers coach

Indianapolis Star - ‎11 hours ago‎
Larry Bird has a list of candidates. He said that just minutes after he announced that he would not retain Frank Vogel as Indiana Pacers coach.
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DreamWorks Animation “Will Absolutely Continue” Making Toon Features In Glendale, Comcast CEO Says

Deadline - ‎19 hours ago‎
... acquisition of DreamWorks Animation, DWA CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg this morning held an employee town hall meeting at the studio's Glendale, California HQ with Comcast CEO Brian Roberts, Comcast EVP and NBCUniversal CEO Steve Burke, and NBCU ...
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