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“This guy has never had any coaching (at Michigan),” Lombardi said. “Jack just did what he wanted. Michigan is the worst. For hockey people, if you’ve got a choice between a kid — all things being equal — one’s going to Michigan, and one’s going to Boston University, you all want your player (going to BU). Michigan’s players — Red doesn’t coach. It’s ‘do what you want.’
“Jack was a thoroughbred out there. But he was all over the place. He was awful as a hockey player."
Berenson, Johnson said, "is one of the finest coaches and men that I've met. For my general manager to rip me as a person and criticize me as a person and as a player and call me an awful hockey player is irresponsible and unprofessional."