Ducks emulate hard-nosed personality that defines Carlyle

Updated: May 29, 2007, 9:05 PM ET
By Scott Burnside | ESPN.com

ANAHEIM -- They sometimes say pets and their owners start to look alike after a time. Or spouses. Well, with the Anaheim Ducks, in the two years that Randy Carlyle has been coach, the team has become Randy Carlyle personified.

"Absolutely," veteran forward and one-time Carlyle teammate Teemu Selanne said. "He has built this team in two years and it's exactly like he was.

"Randy's a very easy person. He's a very honest, hard guy, old-school guy," Selanne added. "He's expecting different ...

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