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TORONTO — A dusty fight clip from February 1989 has been making the rounds since Craig Berube was hired to coach the Toronto Maple Leafs on the eve of the May long weekend.

“Yeah, I’ve seen that video,” club president Brendan Shanahan said, smiling as Berube was introduced to reporters Tuesday morning. “I remember that one in particular.”

A young Shanahan, decked out in New Jersey Devils Christmas colours, is trading chucked fists with Philly’s Berube, whose stat line that season (one goal, one assist, 199 penalty minutes) made Broad Street proud.

Shanahan recalled how he broke into the show as a bottom-sixer, like Berube, but had graduated to Jersey’s top line in that night they fought.

“Well, I guess you’re not gonna fight us guys anymore,” Berube said to his future employer that night.

“Let’s go,” Shanahan replied.

Then as now, Shanahan respected Berube’s consistency as much as his toughness.

“He was a competitor. You always knew when he was

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