May 09 2015 04:51PM
Aside from Mike Babcock, Todd McLellan might be the sexiest coach on the open market. No, not literally sexy. Figuratively. As in, Todd McLellan is a pretty good hockey coach. Let's take a closer look at everything that he brings to the table:
May 09 2015 01:45PM
Leafs' assistant general manager Kyle Dubas joined Naylor and Simmons on TSN Radio yesterday to talk about how the team is approaching the upcoming draft, the current coaching search, and how his history with Sheldon Keefe has created some rumblings about the two locking up again within the NHL.
May 09 2015 12:22PM
Who says that nobody wants these job openings in Toronto? We've been very fortunate to have some of the NHL's brightest young coaches and executives e-mail us their resumes, shedding some much-needed light on who might be best suited for these very important jobs. Today, we give you the resume of long-time NHLer and current Assistant General Manager of the Tampa Bay, Pat Verbeek.
May 09 2015 07:00AM
Mikko Rantanen is a quality two-way winger who played in a top pro league (SM-Liiga) at age 18. His output in the Finnish elite league (56GP, 9-19-28) suggests real offensive ability.
How good is Mikko Rantanen?
May 08 2015 04:00PM
Once we started this series it seemed inevitable that we would come across Mike Babcock’s résumé. He’s the biggest name out there, and will likely test the waters with every willing organization to see if he’s a fit. In his media availability, he outlined some of what he’s looking for in his next gig (or possibly continued gig with Detroit).
DET has granted Mike Babcock permission to talk to other NHL teams. Window open til late May. Doesn't mean Babcock leaving DET, window open.— Bob McKenzie (@TSNBobMcKenzie) May 8, 2015
Although he stated it’s
not about money, it’s always a bit about money.
Although he’s not looking to GM, find me a coach with his record who doesn't want some say on the roster.
And he wants a happy wife, so you can immediately rule out Babcock coaching in Edmonton.