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by Paul on 09/10/06 at 08:17 AM ET
from Tony Gallagher at the Vancouver Province, "I don't want to come off as a guy leaving a city with sour grapes but I'm just telling you because you asked," said Bertuzzi.
"We had some real differences in philosophy, and there were some things he did that really bothered me, most particularly how he handled my friends -- Brad May especially.
"He never played him. He never gave him a chance to show what he could do. Here was a guy who was a 15-year war vet, a warrior, a guy who had fought every tough guy in the league and yet he was never put out there in any other kind of situation. And this was a guy who could handle all kinds of roles in the league. That really bothered me....
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