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“There were a couple of incidents where he (Bryzgalov) wasn’t happy with the way our team played in front of him and he did a few things that caused us to say something to him and put him in his place. [He called us out] in not a very professional way. We had to take care of him because it wasn't always about him. It was about the team.

"He was unbelievable, a Vezina candidate, he got us to the playoffs. There's no question he probably played a little harder knowing that he was coming into free agency. Right now he's in a spot where he has to prove himself again.''

-Scottie Upshall on Ilya Bryzgalov when they were teammates in Phoenix.  More from Harvey Fialkov of the SunSentinel.

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  Tags: ilya+bryzgalov, scottie+upshall

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