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'They probably all took it too personally'

Updated: December 28, 2004, 11:33 AM ET
By Damien Cox | Special to ESPN.com

Editor's Note: The following is an excerpt from Chapter 5: The Union from "'67: The Maple Leafs, Their Sensational Victory, and the End of an Empire" by Damien Cox and Gord Stellick. Copyright 2004 by Damien Cox and Gord Stellick. Reprinted by permission of John Wiley & Sons Canada, Ltd.

For the Leafs, already irritated by [Carl] Brewer's unwillingness to toe the line, there was a sense of betrayal that accompanied [Alan] Eagleson's rise to prominence, an uncomfortable sense that they'd ...

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