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11-13-2010, 11:25 AM
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Originally Posted by Bill_Meltzer View Post
Burke had two disappointing stints here. That 1997-98 team was a mess in the locker room, and that's what he's referring to.

With Ricci, he was a high-end first round pick in 1990 while the club was rebuilding. He had to endure a lot of losing, a lot of personnel shuffling and was also going through a very tough personal situation his second season in which he was flying back and forth to be with the team and to spend as much time as possible with his dying father.
back in the day there was a bar in NE Philly players would come in during happy hour. One time Ricci, Berube, and another 2 guys i cant rememebr. Ricci was udner 21 at the time and some people were giving him a hard time. Well Berube put an end to that after a while.

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