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Brian Burke Quotes

We've got 9,300 (season ticket holders) here and we were at 6,000 when I was hired, ... I believe this is a great hockey market. I remember when you couldn't get a ticket for games here. Then we gave people reasons not to come, and they stopped coming.
Brian Burke
#Believe

I'm told his knee is fine. He struggled a bit in his last year at Colorado. With the style we're going to play and the rules, he can play a number of years after this year. It's up to Teemu. I made it clear to his agent we're certainly not looking at this as a one-year thing.
Brian Burke
#Style

Kip Brennan adds size and strength to our hockey club. We needed more of a physical presence.
Brian Burke
#Strength

We expect Teemu Selanne to be an impact player for us, both on the ice and in the community. His skating and goal-scoring ability should fit nicely with our new style of play.
Brian Burke
#Community

Now we have the same off-season buzz they get in baseball. In the old days, a lot fewer people moved and they tended to gravitate to the same teams.
Brian Burke
#Baseball

My goals for the team are simple: have a consistent winning team on the ice and ensure we become an integral part of the Orange County community,
Brian Burke
#Goals

This deal does two things. It gives us some cap room, and it solves what really is almost a crisis right now. We had set aside, as many teams did, a reserve of about a million and a half dollars to deal with injuries. That was inadequate.
Brian Burke
#Crisis

We intend to re-invest this money. We intend to spend at or near the cap, less an adequate reserve for injuries.
Brian Burke
#Money

Before this move we moved a lot of money. We think we can accommodate his contract.
Brian Burke
#Money

[G]rowing demand for solutions will combat potentially devastating content distribution and violations of government and industry regulations.
Brian Burke
#Government

Not a soul, ... But if you'd have said to me in Vancouver, 'You can win a Stanley Cup but you can never do an interview and you can't be in the parade,' I'd say, 'Where do I sign?' My ego's a lot smaller than people think.
Brian Burke
#Soul

It's too bad we have to lose a player of his stature, ... But this solves our financial problems and we're looking to reinvest that money.
Brian Burke
#Problems

It's too bad we have to lose a player of his stature. But this solves our financial problems and we're looking to reinvest that money.
Brian Burke
#Problems

He has really come along this year. He has great size, nimble feet and grace for a big man. Good hands and a hard, hard shot.
Brian Burke
#Grace

It is also important to understand what makes a game fun for each demographic, and how best to design the controls. We put this thought into every game we design.
Brian Burke
#Design

We've found Nintendo to be an amazing client. Nintendo is great in helping to create a fun experience for the market.
Brian Burke
#Experience

That would be a huge plus for this hockey club, if he can go over there, get in shape and get his game back.
Brian Burke
#Club

Responsibility for preventing identity theft and eliminating the insider threat has escalated from the IT department to the executive suite. With mounting federal, state, and industry regulations, board members and shareholders are demanding visibility into the infrastructure that protects a company's valuable, confidential and proprietary information. This is possible only with a comprehensive content-monitoring solution that prevents confidentiality breaches at all exit points.
Brian Burke
#Identity

We intend to re-invest this money. We intend to spend at or near the cap, less an adequate reserve for injuries. When you're re-shaping your team and make a major move, if you're going to do more than one thing, it makes sense to do it quickly. Bringing three or four or five players in over a 10-day period is preferable over a 60-day period.
Brian Burke
#Money

I look at some of the golfers who have limited experience and in just four weeks they are feeling comfortable enough to get out at a course and tee off and play in competition.
Brian Burke
#Experience