Toronto Maple Leafs
On the first day of NHL free agency, a blockbuster trade stole the spotlight.
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.”
“It was very emotional,” Babcock said. “I had to get the Kleenex box out when I sat in his office.”
“I couldn’t justify going past five years,” Holland said Wednesday.
The Toronto Maple Leafs have hired Mike Babcock as their new head coach.
Get out the fire extinguisher, the Maple Leafs have been burned!
Cuthbert has been in “24”, “The Girl Next Door” and of course “Old School.”
Kronwall’s power-play goal with 4:33 remaining in the first period gave the Red Wings the lead, and van Riemsdyk tied it 60 seconds later with his power-play score.
Mike Santorelli scored Toronto’s second shootout goal, and the Maple Leafs beat the Detroit Red Wings 2-1 on Wednesday night.
Toronto topped Detroit for the first time in three games this season, and the Maple Leafs have won back-to-back contests after a three-game skid in which they were outscored 17-5.