Buffalo and Detroit out on Babcock, MLSE Private Jet making quick trip to Detroit today

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
May 20 2015 11:03AM

This might be happening after all. In complete defiance of earlier reports that Mike Babcock was choosing between the Detroit Red Wings and Buffalo Sabres, with the Leafs being a distant third, multiple reports have ruled out the Detroit Red Wings and Buffalo Sabres.

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Toronto Back In Babcock Running?

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
May 20 2015 09:18AM

Yesterday, we relayed the message that Mike Babcock will probably not be joining the Toronto Maple Leafs any time soon. Birthday boy Thomas Drance pointed out that it might be time to shift focus to a General Manager with all of the "AAA" options likely gone. But hold on to your Winter Classic Fedoras, because this race isn't ever yet.

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Tuesday Mailbag: Babcockblocked?

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
May 19 2015 01:01PM

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From the looks of it, the Toronto Maple Leafs won't be the magic team to get Mike Babcock. They are neither obnoxiously talented or obnoxiously youthful just yet, which leaves him in an awkward middleground. While he hasn't made his decision yet, the hype is already dying down; so much so that he wasn't asked about in this week's mailbag.

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Mailbag: The Encore

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
May 12 2015 03:58PM

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I asked people for questions that weren't the usual ones. Yesterday, I got a lot of them. So many that we had a second mailbag today! This works out very well, actually; we're going to be turning the Mailbag into a Tuesday thing from this point forward, so consider this a passing of the torch.

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Mailbag: Finnished with all the Matt Questions

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
May 11 2015 12:40PM

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I'm eating a chocolate chip granola bar right now. It is very tasty. I'm also having a bottle of water. It is very watery. Neither of these statements are relevant to anything, but I couldn't think up a better intro. With that said, here are a few of your questions (we had a lot of them this week).

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