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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - May 19, 1990, Winnipeg, Manitoba Following the Embrough May be reluctant member of Long list coaches Risebrough fourth Mentor since some things Are not always As they fake the Calgary flames for despite seven straight seasons and a Stanley cup the flames have chewed up and spit out As Many coaches As the Winnipeg at least Fellows who Are referred to As permanent the flames announced that 36yearold Doug Risebrough had been named the fourth flames coach since in that the flames have also been led by al Bob Johnson and Terry if you dont count interim coaches John Ferguson and Rick the jets have also had four Bench Bosses since 1981 Tom Barry Dan Maloney and Bob and the jets have certainly not attained the level of Success enjoyed by the Scott Taylor which leads one to understand Why Risebrough would really rather not be the teams head despite his smiles and salutations in Calgary its an important Day for he told the reporters gathered at the i look on it As an important decision and As a sound move for the one is exactly the Way president Cliff Fletcher script because Way Back in when the flames journeyed to Winnipeg accompanied by the then assistant to the Doug the 14year National hockey league Veteran talked like a Man who had no desire at All to move to the coaching i really like the management end of the he said that night in the Winnipeg Arena press its a it keeps me around the game and it keeps me in an organization that i really Risebrough love for the organization combined with a significant raise in pay resulted in his new Post one if it was such a tremendous career Ever since he was a High school hero in in the Early Risebrough has demonstrated leadership in his final year of tier ii he scored 47 see Risebrough Page 74 please give childrens Miracle telethon june 23 Winnipeg free press May 1990 pages 7392 Mark sports editor Cap tells Limo tale Washington Winger says he left car with struggle in Progress Bysar Horwitz the Washington Post Washington a Washington capitals hockey player has told investigators that he saw several of his who he said were partially struggling with a girl in a limousine Early saturday morning outside a Georgetown Law enforcement sources Nick who plays left Wing on the told investigators that he stepped into the limousine with a bucket of Chicken but left when he saw the girl struggling with the the sources Kypreos has appeared before the District of Columbia Superior court grand jury investigating the the 17yearold girl has told police that four capitals players participated in raping and sodomizing her inside a limousine parked outside the champions sports in her statement to the girl named the four players As Dino Geoff Neil Sheehy and Scott Courtnell has declined to comment on the and the other three have denied no charges have been filed against the the Driver of the Whitney has said that he saw nothing indicating the girl was in and that when she left the she see you champions was holding a postseason Bash for the team two Days after it lost to the Boston Bruins in the National hockey league another capitals Steve has told investigators that he has dated the 17yearold girl and that the girl called him later saturday morning to Tell him about the events inside the police investigators have also interviewed 22yearold Sheriesa who went to champions with the 17 year old girl that spoke to her the next morning and accompanied her to Georgetown University Hospi where the girl was the Washington Post also interviewed lengthy interviews with Law enforcement officials who have reviewed the accounts Given police investigators by the Mayo and others provided the following account of that evening Sheehy called Mayo at her Home last Friday and invited her to his Home in upper but she declined the invitation and agreed to meet him later that evening at the champions according to Law enforcement a waitress who works with the 17yearold at Rick walkers scoreboard in said that she made arrangements to go with the girl to the champions she said the girl picked her up at the restaurant about Mayo and the girl arrived at champions about half an hour the sources once at the sports Mayo said in an she showed her and her Friend explained that she did not have identification with her but she knew some of the about both headed upstairs for the where they had drinks called we we rent drunk but we were Mayo said in the everybody was partying Mayo said that after about two the pair split up and did not talk again until the next during an employees meeting at Rick at some Point during the evening on Mayo called another capitals player and agreed to meet him see Limo Page 74 the favorite has bloody Bruins coach Mike Milbury discusses possible strategy to use against oilers with general manager Harry hey get out of mikes by Bill Beacon the Canadian press Boston no Boston Bruins coach Mike Milbury told a crowd of but he wished they we rent i think we should have the right to practice in privacy so we can work on Milbury said yesterday after his teams morning skate before game 2 of the Stanley cup final against the Edmonton its crazy that we have to practice in front of 500 the Bruins need to rebound from a 32 defeat in record triple overtime in game 1 or face going to Edmonton Down 02 in the Besto seven Milbury called for closed practices or at least closed for a half an hour his team can make adjustments without the opposition finding National hockey league rules dictate that All practices during the playoffs be open to Milbury said the problem is not so much the Blurry eyed writers As the other teams coaches and usually the first ones there should be a like in i think they have a half hour closed and then they let people said you dont really need it in baseball because the Only thing they could change is the Brand of Beer they Edmonton coach John Muckler said it was not a bad i can understand where mikes coming from and 1 agree with him 100 per said in sure it could be arranged to have a half an hour in which the other teams coaches Arent allowed Muckler said it was too late in the season to make major but Fine tuning aspects like the Power play could be done in since the Stanley cup weve Only had four or five full the rest have been he i dont think in the playoffs you can make major changes but you could have a refresher course in what youre tradition of winning keeps Cream rising to top theres a reason Why the Boston Bruins and Edmonton oilers Are featured in this years Stanley cup Call it tradition that hard to define Quality that makes a team greater than the sum total of its in pre George Steinbrenner people used to say just putting on the Yankee pinstripes added 20 Points to a players batting every coach and general manager alive Hopes people will one Day say similar things about his the in offer an Ideal Case study they prove tradition works because for half a dozen decades the Torch was Hal Sigurdson passed from Ruth to Dimaggio to Mantle to Mattingly and the yanks kept on winning because that what Yankees always they also prove the condition int permanent and that egocentric ownership can tarnish even the most hallowed while the magic is the same organizations keep turning out Quality they May not always be but they Are never easily theres the Boston celtics and los Angeles lakers of in the Green Bay packers had it the san Franciso 49ers have it University of Victoria basketball teams and the u of m volleyball teams Are other the assignment handed Mike the coach of the Winnipeg Blue and Dennis the quietly efficient assistant general manager of the Winnipeg was to stake out the Road that leads to that exalted their Choice of paths was remarkably starting with the plea that these things take time and in other you dont get there by constantly firing coaches and general there was a period in history when the bombers had the Force with the Bud Grant teams of the 50s and 60s knew they could win any game played in Rotten at playoff time in that meant every those Grant teams also won 20 consecutive games on the a record no other team has were they that Good but it was More a Case of i therefore i says who adds the Montreal canadians and Philadelphia flyers to the Nils list of perennial it starts with a great player with great leadership qualities and it gets passed along from one player to the he Montreal mystique has been handed Down for Boston has been a consistent Winner for 25 Philadelphia tradition started with Bobby Edmonton with Wayne its easy to be fooled trading with one of those Mcdonald the Guy see jets Page 74

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