Post Tagged with: "Pat Quinn"

It's time for the Leafs to let Randy Carlyle go (James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports)

Ex-Leafs Assistant Dennis Mentored by Toronto Bench Bosses

When the Maple Leafs parted ways with Chris Dennis, among a handful of other names after the season ended on April 12, the team severed ties with a part of […]

by · June 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
The Maple Leafs and John Ferguson Jr. let one get away when they traded Rask to Boston. (Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports)

John Ferguson Jr: Leafs Ex-GM Better Than You Remember

My esteemed colleague Andrew Forbes recently wrote  an article highlighting the worst moves made by our old friend John Ferguson Jr during his time as the Leafs general manager. Now, […]

by · June 2, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
The Maple Leafs and John Ferguson Jr. let one get away when they traded Rask to Boston. (Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports)

John Ferguson Jr.’s Worst Moves as Maple Leafs GM

Perhaps the most criticized general manager in recent years for the the struggling Toronto Maple Leafs organization, John Ferguson Jr. certainly made some questionable calls during his tenure as the […]

by · May 31, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Pat Quinn is a legend, and rightfully so, but you try being his boss!

RIP: Remembering Those Hockey Lost in 2014

The hockey community lost a number of important members over the course of the past year. The impacts that they had on the game in various  countries and eras was […]

by · December 29, 2014 · 0 comments · Hockey Cares, Hockey History
Pat Quinn is a legend, and rightfully so, but you try being his boss!

Next Into The Hall Of Fame

Mike Modano,Peter Forsberg, Rob Blake, Dominic Hasek, referee Bill McCreary and the late Coach Pat Burns, were ceremoniously entered into the Hockey Hockey Hall of Fame on November 17th, 2014. […]

by · December 2, 2014 · 0 comments · Hockey History
Bobby and Dennis Hull

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Cut-down Day in the NHL

With no games on the schedule last night, the big news in the National Hockey League today is the date.   Up until December 1, NHL teams have been allowed […]

by · December 1, 2014 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins, Hockey History
Pat Quinn Leaves Lasting Legacy in Vancouver

Pat Quinn Leaves Lasting Legacy in Vancouver

  This past Monday, Pat Quinn, former NHL player, head coach and general manager passed away in Vancouver at the age of 71. Quinn’s presence loomed large over the NHL, […]

by · November 27, 2014 · 0 comments · Vancouver Canucks
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Hockey News: Oilers Trade Rumors; Pat Quinn Tribute

Bo Horvat is staying in the NHL. [YouTube] These are the NHL’s highest paid players. [Forbes] Patric Hornqvist is great. James Neal who? [Pens Initiative]  Evgeni Malkin is a polarizing […]

by · November 26, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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David Booth Set to Make Toronto Maple Leafs Debut Tonight

David Booth Set to Make Toronto Maple Leafs Debut Tonight David Booth is set to make his Toronto Maple Leafs (11-8-2) debut tonight against the high-flying Pittsburgh Penguins (14-4-2). A […]

by · November 26, 2014 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Pat Quinn at the World Junior Championships

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Tulsa Players in Hot Water

(Author’s note – I wish to send my condolences to the family and friends of Pat Quinn, one of my all-time favourite coaches.  Very early in my daughter’s television career, he […]

by · November 25, 2014 · 0 comments · Hockey History
Pat Quinn at the World Junior Championships

Quinn and Tikhonov: The Hockey World Grows Smaller

On Sunday, the hockey world lost two recognizable figures with the passing of legendary Soviet coach Viktor Tikhonov and former NHL player and coach Pat Quinn. The 84-year-old Tikhonov passed […]

Pat Quinn is a legend, and rightfully so, but you try being his boss!

Buffalo Sabres: Ted Nolan Reflects on Pat Quinn

The Buffalo Sabres, along with the rest of the hockey world, are in mourning after the passing of Pat Quinn. The 71-year old passed away on Sunday, after a lengthy […]

by · November 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres