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"Some Surprise Winners." Behind the Bench : Coaches Talk About Life NHL. Dick Irvin, 120-144. Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1993.

AB: The story of coach John Muckler who brought the Edmonton Oilers to their most surprising Stanley Cup victory in 1990 after being promoted from assistant when Glen Sather stepped back in 1989. He was inducted, along with his team, to the Alberta Sports Hall of Fame & Museum in 2001 and, in this chapter, touches on his career in hockey including the difficult process of having his team face off against the recently traded Wayne Gretzky.

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