Mike Babcock

Toronto Maple Leafs: Escape from Babcock’s Dog House

Mike Babcock is a central force behind the success of the Toronto Maple Leafs.<p>For an organization so historically deprived of stability, he’s has …

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Toronto Maple Leafs: Don’t Trust Babcock’s Summer Lines

The Toronto Maple Leafs season ended with a game seven loss to the Bruins.<p>What followed was some unexpected drama. The Toronto Maple Leafs head …

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Babcock envisioning Tavares/Marner fit in new-look Maple Leafs lineup

John Tavares is three months from taking his first shift with the Toronto Maple Leafs, yet already he is having an impact on the lineup.Leafs coach …

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Joe Bowen: Mike Babcock must feel like a kid in a candy store

Jeff Blair & George Rusic place a call to the voice of the Maple Leafs for his thoughts on where the John Tavares signing ranks in all-time Maple …

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Babcock: 'It was great to see John make this decision'

Following the press conference that formally introduced John Tavares as a member of the Toronto Maple Leafs, headcoach Mike Babcock answered …

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Babcock talks Leafs’ present as team welcomes the future

DALLAS – In the shadow of the NHL Draft, while the Maple Leafs were stocking their cabinets with hope for the future, Toronto’s head coach Mike …

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Babcock talks tough on Maple Leafs’ next phase | The Star

Babcock had a handful of other notable takes. He offered his thoughts …<p>On the imminent return to the KHL of Marlies stalwart Miro Aaltonen, once …

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NHL Draft 2018: Maple Leafs shift focus to free agent decisions

DALLAS -- Toronto Maple Leafs general Kyle Dubas was hard at work at the helm for the first time at the 2018 NHL Draft in Dallas, adding young talent …

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Babcock stresses the value of patience

Following the first day of the draft where the Maple Leafs selected Swedish defenceman Rasmus Sandin, head coach Mike Babcock comments on the …

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After resigning from Capitals, Trotz can follow in Babcock's free-agent footsteps

The Washington Capitals announced Monday that Barry Trotz has resigned from his post as coach, and he’s now set to follow in the footsteps of Mike …

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Babcock, Goyette, Smyth named to the Order of Hockey in Canada

Maple Leafs' coach Mike Babcock, two-time Olympic champion Danielle Goyette, and former Oiler Ryan Smyth were all named to the Order of Hockey in …

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Babcock's coaching reputation enhanced by 'gorilla-sized' win in Vancouver - McGill University

By Ryan Pyette<br>London Free Press<p>LONDON, ONT. -- <b>Mike Babcock</b>'s enduring memory as a Canadian coach is a convincing blowout over a powerful and …

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Babcock talks Marlies, his young stars, and Dubas

After being named to the Order of Hockey in Canada, Leafs coach Mike Babcock spoke to Gino Reda about the Toronto Marlies' success and what it means …

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Babcock a distinguished honouree of the Order of Hockey in Canada - McGill University

LONDON, Ont. – Toronto Maple Leafs head coach <b>Mike Babcock</b>, a 55-year-old physical education graduate from McGill University (B.Ed. '86, LLD '13), was …

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Mike Babcock On Frost Getting Nebraska In The National Discussion

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For Babcock, Marlies’ championship another step forward for Leafs organization as a whole

Mike Babcock couldn’t help but ponder the big picture as he watched the Toronto Marlies win the Calder Cup on Thursday night.“I’m a big believer that …

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Toronto Maple Leafs: Trouble In Paradise

Do the Toronto Maple Leafs head coach and franchise player have a problem working together?<p>Probably not. My inclination to any kind of gossipy story …

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Mike Babcock talks Tom's Tests

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Leafs coach Mike Babcock is running on-ice sessions at this weekend’s Humboldt Broncos spring camp in Saskatoon. #humboldtstrong | theScore.com

Leafs coach Mike Babcock is running on-ice sessions at this weekend’s Humboldt Broncos spring camp in Saskatoon. #humboldtstrong

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Brendan Shanahan: “I’m not bringing a guy in from the outside and hoping that he and Mike Babcock get along. I’ve seen Mike and Kyle work well together for three-plus years now.”

Brendan Shanahan joined Prime Time Sports on Tuesday evening, discussing the decision to promote Kyle Dubas to GM, losing Lou Lamoriello and Mark …

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Leafs' Babcock says meeting with Matthews was a 'home run'

The raving interest surrounding the relationship between Auston Matthews and Mike Babcock gained some clarity on Monday.<p>TSN’s Darren Dreger sat down …

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Babcock has 'outstanding' meetings with Matthews, other Maple Leafs

<b>TORONTO --</b> Toronto Maple Leafs coach Mike Babcock admits center Auston Matthews isn't always going to be pleased with his tough-love approach.

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Babcock details visit with Matthews: 'It's not going to be rosy every day'

Following reports of a rift stemming from the Toronto Maple Leafs' exit from the Stanley Cup Playoffs, head coach Mike Babcock visited star player …

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Dreger Café Appetizer: Babcock details meeting with Matthews

Maple Leafs head coach Mike Babcock is the latest to stop by the Dreger Café where he details his meeting with Auston Matthews, explaining that …

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New Leafs GM Kyle Dubas ‘excited’ to work with coach Mike Babcock

The Toronto Maple Leafs named 32-year-old Kyle Dubas as their new general manager on Friday. Leafs president Brendan Shanahan says Dubas showed great “respect” for the franchise in his four years as assistant general manager.

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New Leafs GM Dubas ‘excited’ to work with coach Mike Babcock [Video]

The Toronto Maple Leafs named 32-year-old Kyle Dubas as their new general manager on Friday. Leafs president Brendan Shanahan says Dubas showed great …

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Andersen on Leafs' direction, meeting with Babcock

<i>As part of TSN's extensive coverage of the 2018 World Hockey Championship, TSN Hockey Insider Darren Dreger sits down with some of the game's</i> …

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Toronto's Babcock Travels To Arizona To Talk With Auston Matthews

It looks like there was some truth between the reported rift between the Toronto Maple Leafs head coach Mike Babcock and star <b>Auston Matthews</b> …

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Leafs' Babcock in Arizona to meet with Auston Matthews

Toronto Maple Leafs head coach Mike Babcock is in Arizona to meet with star forward Auston Matthews with the intention of clearing up any …

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Mike Babcock travels to Arizona to talk with Auston Matthews

It looks like there was some truth between the reported rift between the Toronto Maple Leafs head coach Mike Babcock and star Auston Matthews …

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