Sunday, July 5, 2015
Tags Posts tagged with "Toronto Maple Leafs"

Tag: Toronto Maple Leafs

For the first time since 2000—and only the 2nd time since expansion—both Conference Finals are going to a Game 7. The hockey has been excellent—especially in the Western Conference in the Ducks/Blackhawks series—and Game 7s...

Wednesday Reading: Anthony Petrielli: Exploring Mike Babcock's Systems - MLHS This is not the first time Mike Babcock has been in charge of a team in transition, though.  We can look back to see what he...

The common sentiment around the Toronto Maple Leafs' hiring of Mike Babcock is, “good coach, bad team”—and it is tough to argue against that. This is not the first time Mike Babcock has been in charge of a team...

The Toronto Maple Leafs have signed pending restricted free agent Sam Carrick to a one-year deal. From the Toronto Marlies: Carrick, 23, collected two points (one goal, one assist) and nine penalty minutes in 16 regular...

There are potentially a number of impacts that the Mike Babcock signing could have on the Toronto Maple Leafs, including off-ice impacts such as free agent recruitment. We already heard yesterday that Cody Franson believes...

Cody Franson hopes that the Toronto Maple Leafs make him an offer to come back this off-season.

According to Ansar Khan of Michigan Live, assistant coach Jim Hiller will join Mike Babcock on the Maple Leafs coaching staff next season. Some management groups, upon hiring a new head coach, allow the new...
Mark Hunter

One of yesterday's emerging factors in the Maple Leafs winning the Babcock sweepstakes was the level of respect Mike Babcock has for Leafs Director of Player Personnel Mark Hunter as a hockey man and...

Was there a hockey game last night? You've got to love how disruptive the Maple Leafs can be. There was TSN posting a lengthy clip of Mike Babcock's plane touching down early in the morning. There was...
video

Toronto Maple Leafs head coach Mike Babcock sits down with George Stroumboulopoulos to talk about his decision to come to Toronto, his style of coaching, his relationship with Detroit Red Wings general manager Ken...

A great interview with the Leafs' new General, Mike Babcock, on Prime Time Sports with Bob McCown and Arash Madani. Transcript below. If Shanahan wasn’t here, would you have come? What’s it like answering to...
video

Mike Babcock speaks with members of the media following Thursday's press conference.

Brendan Shanahan joined Hockey Central at Noon to discuss the hiring of Mike Babcock. Advice for Babcock dealing with this market: I think that Mike obviously is an experienced guy, he’s been in the Stanley Cup...

The Toronto Maple Leafs continue to pull brain trust from the talent pool in the OHL, adding Jim Paliafito of the Saganaw Spirit to the front office in the role of Director of Player Evaluation. Mark...

Mike Babcock has been officially introduced as the 30th coach of the Toronto Maple Leafs. Full transcript and complete video of his introductory press conference below. Mike Babcock's opening remarks: I too would like to thank Ken...

What a day in Leafland. It wasn't exactly a Clarkson trade-level blindside news bomb, but even best-in-the-biz Bob McKenzie gave the Leafs zero chance at landing Mike Babcock 24 hours ago, as it appears only...
Mike Babcock

Mike Babcock is set to become the next head coach of the Toronto Maple Leafs. Babcock is flying into Toronto tomorrow morning, when he's expected to put pen to paper on a long-term, unprecedentedly expensive contract with the Maple...
Mitch Marner

Maple Leafs hire Lindsay Hofford The Leafs officially added former London Knights director of scouting Lindsay Hofford to their amateur scouting department yesterday. Hofford will be one of Mark Hunter's guys and also has a connection...