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Fierce rivals come together for Team Canada

Updated: August 25, 2005, 3:18 PM ET
By Scott Burnside | Special to ESPN.com

VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- Wayne Gretzky insists he never worried he might wander into the Team Canada locker room one day and find his Olympic coaching staff in a roiling three-way melee.

Sitting a few feet away from Gretzky, head coach Pat Quinn recalls a different version of the evolution of what has become a fascinating relationship with often bitter NHL rivals Ken Hitchcock and Jacques Martin.

"It started with me winning the wrestling match," Quinn said, prompting ...

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