Briere used doubts to forge an All-Star career


‘”Every single team passed me by,” Briere said, clenching his fist a little. “That was probably the lowest point of my career. That was a big blow to my ego because you realize that nobody wants you. At the same time, it was a wakeup call that I needed to change some things. My goal after that was to prove everyone made a mistake, so that’s been my attitude since then.”‘