Jake Chapman and Drew Sharp Pick Their Top Detroit Coaches
On the heels of Mike Babcock bolting for Toronto, Detroit Free Press writer Drew Sharp and our own Jake Chapman name their top coaches in the Detroit market, including the head men at Michigan and Michigan State.
Red Wings GM Ken Holland Talks Mike Babcock’s Departure
Red Wings GM Ken Holland joined Matt Dery today to discuss Mike Babcock leaving for Toronto, what the organization offered to try and keep him, and the relationship between the two. Holland also discussed what makes Jim Blashill “the first man on his potential coaching list”, and why players love playing for the Grand Rapids…
Mike Babcock To The Maple Leafs
#babwatch is finally over, and Mike Babcock is officially the coach of the Toronto Maple Leafs. The Diesel heard the press conference, and he thinks that one of the main reasons Babcock left was because, in comparison with Detroit, Toronto is just a better market and a better hockey town. Matt also brings up the…
TSN’s Aaron Ward Says the Red Wings Are Better Off Without Mike Babcock
TSN Hockey Analyst and former NHL Defenseman Aaron Ward tells Matt Dery why Mike Babcock is leaving Detroit to coach the Toronto Maple Leafs, how the Red Wings are better off without him, and what Detroit fans can expect if Jeff Blashill is named the next coach.