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Originally Published: June 8, 2004
By Rob Parent | Special to ESPN.com

A showman to the bittersweet end Monday night, NHL commissioner Gary Bettman showed some marketing savvy by calling Dave Andreychuk up to the makeshift podium at the St. Pete Times Forum to take both his and his team's first spin with the Stanley Cup.

Just moments after Tampa Bay's 2-1 Game 7 victory over the Calgary Flames, Andreychuk did an uncomfortable half-hug handshake with Bettman, then took the Cup with obvious joy. Skating around with the trophy held aloft, Andreychuk shook it ...

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