Thread: Speculation: CBJ coach next year
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05-09-2012, 03:34 PM
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Originally Posted by SuperGenius View Post
Why do people seem to always equate passion and fire with acting like an idiot? Too many movies?

Do people think players respond to clown shows like this better than a guy who keeps it behind closed doors, or chooses to educate and lead without yelling and carrying on like an abusive parent?

I want coaches and players that hate to lose, for sure, but please, hold the circus.
I was at the Chill game when Ruskowski littered the ice with sticks et al. It was awesome. No, I don't believe it made him any more dedicated to winning or passionate about his team, but it was awesome. And hell, if you're not going to win, aren't we entitled to a circus?

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