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.”
“I couldn’t justify going past five years,” Holland said Wednesday.
The search for the next head coach of the Detroit Red Wings will likely not take long, and the team will likely not need to look far.
During the 2013 season, Babcock surpassed both Scotty Bowman and Jack Adams as the winningest coach in the storied franchise’s history.
In an interview Friday with TSN, Babcock said the decision could come as early as Wednesday.
Here’s your break down of all of the great sports action from another busy Sunday in the sports world.
Welcome to the NHL’s final four, where one road win could go a long way.
“Bridges are kind of big and powerful like my dad, so it’s kind of fitting in that way,” Gordie Howe’s son Murray said in a phone interview.
Derek Stepan scored 11:24 in overtime, lifting New York past the Washington Capitals 2-1 and into the Eastern Conference finals Wednesday night.
Babcock has been linked to numerous teams and reportedly has met with several, and the process is expected to continue in Prague.