‘A great deal of praise has been directed at Ruff, who embraced the new standard of officiating and preached the speed game right off the bat. “We have to give Lindy a lot of credit for his coaching,” Brière said. “I think it was unfair that he was labelled a defensive coach. He has always encouraged us to be creative in the offensive zone.’
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