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Tim Leiweke: Creating a better Toronto

It’s been almost a year since Tim Leiweke became President and CEO of Maple Leafs Sports and Entertainment (MLSE), and the culture of Toronto has already changed. No longer are the fans and citizens of Toronto kept in the shadows about their organization. We do not have to ponder or debate amongst ourselves for months about what the next move should be, and what they need to do...
Via The Sideline
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Morning Line

“He fought as a player, he fought for the union, he fought for the game and he (fought) for the integrity of the league. Now he comes here to fight for the Leafs. The one thing I know about Shanny is he’s going to fight for us every day. “He may be analytical, he may be patient, he may not knee-jerk, but in that heart beats a man who is extremely committed to winning and...
Via Kukla's Korner
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Brendan Shanahan named Maple Leafs president

Brendan Shanahan is officially on the job in the Toronto Maple Leafs' front office.
Via FOXSports.com
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Maple Leafs introduce Shanahan as team president

TORONTO (AP) Brendan Shanahan is officially on the job in the Toronto Maple Leafs' front office.
Via FOXSports.com
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Live Stream- Brendan Shanahan/Toronto Maple Leafs Press Conference

The introduction of Brendan Shanahan as the Toronto Maple Leafs president is scheduled to begin at 11:00am ET. You wan watch the stream below... Continue reading "Live Stream- Brendan Shanahan/Toronto Maple Leafs Press Conference"
Via Kukla's Korner
9 days ago  |  Discuss

The Hockey Guys Podcast Episode 20: Shanahan Joins Leafs, Playoff Talk

  We love and encourage all our listeners to give us feedback and your thoughts on what we discussed on the show. If you have something to share, send a tweet to Hunter, James or John and speak your mind. Don’t forget to use the hashtag #THGTalk to ask the guys a question; your tweet will be read on the air along with your twitter handle! Click here to listen to the latest episode...
Via The Hockey Guys
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Maple Leafs Rumor: Is Peter DeBoer the next coach of the Maple Leafs

With the ultimate failure of the Toronto Maple Leafs to bring the end of the season home and missing the playoffs for the eighth time in nine years there is a good chance that current head coach Randy Carlyle will be dismissed within days.Greg Wyshynski at ca.sports.yahoo.com has reported that there is a possibility that Devils head coach Peter DeBoer has a contract that expires...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Garrioch: Sabres will clear the personnel decks

In his last rumor column of the 13-14 regular season, the Ottawa Sun's Bruce Garrioch ponders the state of the NHL's search for Brendan Shanahan's successor, the coaching and managerial decisions facing the Canucks, Penguins, Leafs, Panthers and Hurricanes, and he wonders where Mike Cammalleri, Ryan Kesler and Martin Brodeur will end up, but sometimes the "lede story...
Via Kukla's Korner
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Video- Hotstove Tonight

The trio from HNIC, Healy, MacLean and Friedman discussed the situation in Vancouver (GM, coach). Toronto talk was next, what will Brendan Shanahan do with Dave Nonis and the coaching situation. Some Nashville talk was the final topic and there was some talk of David Poile moving to a different position with the Predators but Poile shot that down.  
Via Kukla's Korner
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Shanahan headed to Leafs, Stephane Quintal to be his successor

     After three years, Brendan Shanahan as announced that he will be leaving his position as the NHL director of player safety in order to become the President of the Toronto Maple Leafs. Shanahan, a Toronto native, was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame last year, with 21 seasons of NHL experience, and 1,524 games in his books.     Shanahan will begin his new role immediately...
Via BruinsLife
11 days ago  |  Discuss

The Leafs Could Use Brendan Shanahan The Player

from David Shoalts of the Globe and Mail, The Toronto Maple Leafs need Brendan Shanahan the player, not Brendan Shanahan the president. In his 21 years as a power forward with a scoring touch that took him to The Hockey Hall of Fame, Shanahan spent a lot of time pounding bodies in those areas Leafs head coach Randy Carlyle said, in increasingly wistful terms as this lost...
Via Kukla's Korner
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Brendan Shanahan Officially Hired As Toronto Maple Leafs’ President

TORONTO – Brendan Shanahan will run the Toronto Maple Leafs after handing out NHL player suspensions the last three years. Shanahan became the team president Friday, leaving his job as NHL director of player safety. He took over the disciplinarian job from Colin Campbell and will be replaced by Stephane Quintal. Shanahan, a Toronto native, played 1,524 career NHL games in 21 years...
Via NESN.com
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Toronto Maple Leafs appoint Brendan Shanahan as club president

The Toronto Maple Leafs announced on April 11 that 45-year-old Brendan Shanahan has been appointed as the NHL cub’s new president and alternate governor. Shanahan will take over the roles with immediate effect and will be officially introduced to the media at a press conference in Toronto on April 14. According to a press statement released by the Leafs, Shanahan will be overseeing...
Via Hockey Fan Land
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Stephane Quintal Succeeds Brendan Shanahan As NHL Discipline Czar

There’s a new sheriff in town. With Brendan Shanahan leaving his post as NHL director of player safety to become team president of the Toronto Maple Leafs (a move that was made official Friday), the league has announced former NHL defenseman Stephane Quintal as his successor, at least through the end of this season. “Effective with Thursday night’s games and for the balance...
Via NESN.com
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Puck Dumps 4/11/14

This morning, ads are for AARP and Merrill Lynch. Do we know our readers or what? The Top Line Brendan Shanahan is leaving his job as league disciplinarian for something far more depressing. Yahoo, Sports Illustrated, TSN, CBC, NHL.com, The Local Take Scoreboard New York Rangers 2, Buffalo 1 – The Rangers weren’t exactly pushing themselves with the playoffs right around the corner...
Via Barry Melrose Rocks
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Stephane Quintal Now Responsible For Player Discipline

NEW YORK (April 11, 2014) – At the direction of NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman, Brendan Shanahan immediately relinquished responsibility for overseeing the League’s Department of Player Safety upon accepting the position of President of the Toronto Maple Leafs yesterday afternoon. Effective with Thursday night’s games and for the balance of the regular season and throughout...
Via Kukla's Korner
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Maple Leafs name Shanahan new President, Alternate Governor

The Toronto Maple Leafs have named Hockey Hall of Famer Brendan Shanahan the hockey club's president and alternate governor. Shanahan joins the Maple Leafs to oversee all team operations for the 97-year old franchise and will begin his new role immediately. He will be formally introduced during a news conference Monday in Toronto. It's expected Shanahan's deputies...
Via Pro Sports Daily
12 days ago  |  Discuss

President of Operations finds unique place in NHL

TORONTO, Ont. – The Toronto Maple Leafs are expected to hire NHL director of player safety and Mimico, Ontario native, Brendan Shanahan as its’ new President of Hockey Operations. Shanahan, according to multiple sources, is expected to resign from his position as the National Hockey League’s director of player safety and join the Maple Leafs this weekend as they finish off...
Via Universal Takeover Sports Network
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Talking Possible Changes In Washington, Carolina And Florida

TSN Hockey Insiders Bob McKenzie, Darren Dreger and Pierre LeBrun have the latest on Brendan Shanahan's new job in Toronto and its trickle-down effects, and the futures of Paul Maurice, George McPhee, and more. There has been lots of speculation about the future of George McPhee in Washington. What happens there? LeBrun: We don't believe that the owner, Ted Leonsis...
Via Kukla's Korner
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Shanahan Named President and Alternate Governor of the Toronto Maple Leafs

It is officially official that Hockey Hall of Famer Brendan Shanahan is going to be joining the management of the Toronto Maple Leafs as President and Alternate Governor for the Original Six franchise.  Check out the Press Release below for futher details.  Continue reading "Shanahan Named President and Alternate Governor of the Toronto Maple Leafs"
Via Kukla's Korner
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Maple Leafs Rumor: Is general manager Dave Nonis safe

Following yet another collapse from the Toronto Maple Leafs down the stretch it was inevitable that there would be changes made to the front office and on ice components of the organization. The hiring of Brendan Shanahan as president of hockey operations looks like it could mean other changes in the front office as well.>With seven free agents on the roster alterations to the...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Brendan Shanahan to become president of Toronto Maple Leafs

Brendan Shanahan has been a key part of the NHL league office since 2009, and became the NHL’s senior vice president of player safety and hockey operations in 2011. But his time with the league office will reportedly end soon, as he will reportedly resign his position and become the president of the Toronto Maple Leafs. The Toronto Star first broke the story and is claiming Shanahan...
Via Midwest Sports Fans
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Shanahan to become Maple Leafs president

Brendan Shanahan will reportedly leave his post with the NHL's league office to run the Toronto Maple Leafs.
Via FOXSports.com
13 days ago  |  Discuss

REPORT: Brendan Shanahan tabbed for Toronto Leafs President

Popular Detroit Red Wings and 16-time NHL All-Star Brendan Shanahan is reportedly poised to leave his National Hockey League office role as disciplinarian for the Toronto Maple Leafs front office.  According to Pierre LeBrun of ESPN.com, the Ontario native may be officially announced as early as Friday morning: Brendan Shanahan appears set to leave his job as NHL disciplinarian...
Via Around The Rink
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Brendan Shanahan Hired as President of Maple Leafs

  According to a report via Damien Cox of The Star, the Toronto Maple Leafs are on the verge of giving Brendan Shanahan the opportunity to turn the fortunes of the franchise around. Shanahan, according to multiple sources, will resign his position as the NHL’s director of player safety as early as Friday and immediately join the Leafs this weekend as the team closes out a disappointing...
Via BlackSportsOnline
13 days ago  |  Discuss

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