Maple Leafs Name Three Assistant Captains for 2009-10 Season


    Per Kevin McGran at the Toronto Star:

    On a day a former Maple Leafs captain formally announced his retirement, coach Ron Wilson said the team would again start the season captainless.

    Newcomers Mike Komisarek and Francois Beauchemin however will join Tomas Kaberle as three alternate captains.

    McGran notes that Wilson suggested the captaincy issue would be revisited in roughly a month’s time from now, at which point the coach will consider whether one of his three assistants should be given the role or whether the team should remain captainless for another season.

    Read the full article from The Star