5 active coach/players who are laughing they weren't wanted in New York

Ronald MonestimeCorrespondent IMay 16, 2010

PITTSBURGH - MAY 8:  Scott Gomez #91 of the Montreal Canadiens skates against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2010 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Mellon Arena on May 8, 2010 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  The Penguins defeated the Canadiens 2-1.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)
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With the completion of the historic series comeback by the Philadelphia Flyers against the Boston Bruins in the Eastern Conference Semifinals, the final four in the NBA Playoffs and the NHL Playoffs was officially set.

And upon further examination of the personnel for each team, scattered amongst the more prominent contributors are coaches and players who can’t help but relish their current predicament after a lack of interest in retaining their services by their former employers.

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