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Burke's Law by Brian Burke and Stephen Brunt

Burke's Law

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Burke's Law by Brian Burke and Stephen Brunt
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Oct 13, 2020 | ISBN 9780735239470

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#1 NATIONAL BESTSELLER

“Brian Burke is first and foremost a father and community activist. He’s also a brilliant storyteller who’s led an extraordinary life. You’ll enjoy this book!”
Rick Mercer, bestselling author and host of The Mercer Report

“’Truculent’ doesn’t begin to describe my friend Brian Burke. He brings that and hard-boiled honesty to every aspect of his life—including his friendships. But if you can’t take his truculence as a friend, you definitely wouldn’t want him as an enemy. The most belligerent and entertaining book you’ll read this year.”
Mike Milbury, former NHL player, coach, GM, and broadcaster

“If you’ve only ever heard Brian Burke talking at a press conference, you probably think he’s a gruff, old-school hockey hardass who could care less about other people. You would be only half-right. I have known Brian since he was getting into the agenting business, and I can tell you he will never take a step backwards if he thinks he’s right. But he’s also a big teddy bear. If he gives you his word, you can take it to the bank, and you have to respect someone who believes in equality the way he does. Brian is an enigma wrapped in a riddle. This book may help some of us figure him out.”
Glen Sather, former NHL player, Stanley Cup-winning coach, and GM of the Edmonton Oilers

Burke’s Law will open and change minds. It is packed with warmth and grudges—[Burke] names names—and little known stories from his past. . . . Along with that, the book is also a study in human frailty.”
The Globe and Mail

“[M]uch like Burke, [Burke’s Law] is loud and full of bluster with some terrific stories. . .”
Toronto Sun

“Hockey fans will speed read through Burke’s Law because it has incredible insight to a life dedicated to hockey and family. We did because we have the privilege of ensuring Brendan Burke’s legacy lives on daily. This is a must read for every sports fan!”
You Can Play, via Twitter

“[Burke’s Law] is the result of 200 hours of combing through [Burke’s] memories. . . . [Burke makes] sure to tell his story, in his tone. With many, many ‘f’-bombs.”
Calgary Sun
 

“[Brian Burke] speaks directly and succinctly, with purpose and conviction. . . . To the point, as they say, is Burke’s manner. But don’t mistake bluntness for unkindness. . . . [Burke’s Law] bubbles with barroom tales of boardroom conflict.”
Sportsnet
 
“[Burke’s Law is] sometimes gruff, but brutally honest. . . . Poignantly penned.”
Edmonton Sun

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