Maple Leafs Banking On $50M Investment In Coach Mike BabcockMike Babcock slid a yellow legal pad to the right side of the desk in his modest, windowless office, put his head down and wrote down a phrase he had just heard without saying a word.
Johan Franzen Buys Gustav Nyquist Mike Babcock Sheets [PHOTO]In a photo on Franzen's Instagram page shows some custom made Mike Babcock sheets for his teammate Gustav Nyquist.
Good Not Good Enough For Blashill, Which Makes Him Perfect For Red WingsWhen Jeff Blashill left Western Michigan to take a position as an assistant with the Red Wings, his father did not understand the move.
Holland On Hiring Blashill As New Red Wings Coach: 'He Was Really The Only Candidate'Moments before introducing new head coach Jeff Blashill, Ken Holland joked that the hiring was the worst-kept secret in Red Wings history.
Red Wings Introduce Jeff Blashill As New Head CoachBlashill spent the last three seasons as the head coach of the Grand Rapids Griffins, the AHL affiliate of the Red Wings.
WATCH LIVE: Red Wings Introduce New CoachThe Red Wings are expected to hire Jeff Blashill, who is currently the head coach of the Grand Rapids Griffins.
Griffins Ousted From Playoffs, Do The Red Wings Have Their New Head Coach?Is now the time for Griffins coach Jeff Blashill to be crowned head coach of the Detroit Red Wings?
Overwhelmingly Positive About His Time In Detroit, Babcock Does Have A Few RegretsThe first regret Babcock mentioned was comical - "I would have put a pool in when I first arrived."
In Emotional Farewell, Babcock Says He Went Back And Forth A Hundred Times Before Choosing Toronto Over Detroit"Is it about money? Sure it's about money," Babcock continued. "But there was enough money in every place it didn't have a factor in the decision."
Former Red Wings Coach Mike Babcock Says Goodbye To Detroit In Full-Page Newspaper AdBabcock is leaving on good terms and deserves nothing but respect from Detroit.
Babcock On Leaving Detroit: 'This Was A Hard Decision'"It was very emotional," Babcock said. "I had to get the Kleenex box out when I sat in his office."
After Babcock's Departure, Detroit's Focus Turns To BlashillThe Detroit Red Wings are ready to start searching for a new coach — and right now there's only one clear candidate.