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  1. Red Wings Trade 2017 Third Round Pick to Sharks for Dylan SadowyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Winging It In Motown

    ... year will be the Red Wings' own or the one that the Toronto Maple Leafs still owe them from when they signed Mike Babcock, but that extra pick is a good reason why Detroit was able to make this move. The 6'1" 180-pound left-shooting 20-year old ...

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  2. Maple Leafs players take home an assortment of 2016 IIHF World Championships medalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 23 | Pension Plan Puppets

    ... is interesting to contemplate that the Team Canada coach, Carolina's Bill Peters, plays a system derived from Mike Babcock's. He adjusts the dial on his defence according to need. The Hurricanes play a much more aggressively offensive defence where ...

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  3. NHL draft lottery winner: Leafs' Babcock pumped about getting shot at Matthews a or LaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 15 | Canada.com

    Mike Babcock's wife might not have known what was going on, but the Toronto Maple Leafs head coach watched last month's NHL Draft Lottery like most Canadians - sitting on the edge of his seat at his lakehouse, with his eyes fixed on the television, living and dying with each pick. "When we got in the top three I had my hands in the air," Babcock said during a one-on-one interview with Postmedia after watching Canada defeat Slovakia 5-0 Saturday at the world hockey championship.

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  4. Red Wings Pro/No Series: Teemu Pulkkinen has Too Much Firepower to Let WalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 14 | Winging It In Motown

    ... Red Wings were struggling to score more than two goals in a game. But the same thing was done last year under Mike Babcock, even though Pulkkinen played in 25 of the last 27 games in the regular season. He was sent back to Grand Rapids after Game 4, ...

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  5. Analyzing regression of Red Wings forwards Tomas Tatar, Gustav NyquistRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 | MLive.com

    ... to produce this season under first-year coach Jeff Blashill. After having four players surpass 50 points under Mike Babcock during the 2014-15 season, only one player (Henrik Zetterberg) reached that mark. Last season, Nyquist and Tatar continued to ...

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  6. Cleary's looking at coaching, but maybe not right awayRead the original story

    Thursday May 12 | Telegram

    ... n the Detroit system in the next couple of years, there's always the possibility of Toronto, where Leafs' coach Mike Babcock was always a big supporter of Cleary.

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  7. Cleary's looking at coaching, but maybe not rifght awayRead the original story

    Thursday May 12 | The Compass

    ... n the Detroit system in the next couple of years, there's always the possibility of Toronto, where Leafs' coach Mike Babcock was always a big supporter of Cleary.

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  8. Daniel Cleary is still enjoying the rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 12 | The Compass

    ... the Red Wings were among the NHL's elite, the Riverhead, Harbour Grace product was one of Detroit head coach Mike Babcock's go-to guys. In addition to enjoying 40-plus point seasons, Cleary was one of the Red Wing's best defensive players, saw time ...

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  9. Ask Ansar: On Red Wings' toughness concerns, draft maneuvering, RFAsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 8 | MLive.com

    ... Zidlicky). The Toronto Maple Leafs owe the Red Wings a third-round pick (the cost for being allowed to speak to Mike Babcock before his contract expired). The Leafs will decide if it's this year or next year, but it's certain to be 2017, when it's ...

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  10. Detroit Red Wings 2015-16 Season Grades: Petr MrazekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 6 | Octopus Thrower

    ... new coach Jeff Blashill at the helm, Mrazek saw his playing time increase and he thrived. Under former coach Mike Babcock, now with Toronto, Mrazek showed flashes of greatness but wasn't able to earn the starting spot. He outperformed his ...

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  11. Red Wings value experience in assistant coaching search, have spoken to several candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 4 | MLive.com

    ... in 172 games over parts of six seasons in Detroit. Paul MacLean: He spent six seasons as an assistant under Mike Babcock in Detroit before getting hired as the head coach in Ottawa, where he went 114-90-35 in three-plus seasons and won the Jack ...

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  12. Mike Babcock to Receive Honorary Degree From U of SRead the original story

    Tuesday May 3 | Newswise

    He is one of the most decorated coaches in hockey history-the only coach to win a Stanley Cup, an Olympic gold medal and a world championship-but Mike Babcock has never forgotten his roots. When he returns home to Saskatoon next month, he will add another accolade to his lengthy list of commendations and distinctions, as the University of Saskatchewan pays tribute to Babcock by awarding him an honorary Doctor of Laws for outstanding achievement and exceptional service to the community, at Spring Convocation on June 2 in TCU Place.

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  13. Pro/No: Darren HelmRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | Winging It In Motown

    ... the last two regular seasons. Once called the "best third-line center in the league" by former Wings bench boss Mike Babcock, Helm has been given increased roles in the lineup, including time as a top six forward and often on the wing of Pavel ...

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  14. Coyotes to pick 7th in NHL DraftRead the original story

    Sunday May 1 | The Echo

    ... draft choice as well as our first-round draft pick from the New York Rangers". Last year, he lured coach Mike Babcock away from the Detroit Red Wings, and hired former New Jersey Devils general manager Lou Lamoriello. This was a forgettable season ...

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  15. Task for Red Wings' Jeff Blashill is maximizing players' abilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 1 | MLive.com

    ... either played for Blashill in Grand Rapids or were familiar with him from his one season as an assistant under Mike Babcock in 2011-12. "Babs is such a big personality - he had such a presence," Holland said. "I think Jeff had to deal with a ...

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  16. Last-place Leafs win NHL draft lottery; Jets jump to 2ndRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 30 | Erie Times News

    ... has made a big impact on rebuilding the Maple Leafs in just two years on the job. Last year, he lured coach Mike Babcock away from the Detroit Red Wings, and hired former New Jersey Devils general manager Lou Lamoriello. Toronto also spent last year ...

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  17. Happy birthday, Mike BabcockRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | Pension Plan Puppets

    There are a lot of reasons to have hope for the Toronto Maple Leafs ' future, and key among them is their head coach, Mike Babcock. He's spent most of his time in the NHL with the Detroit Red Wings , but left to sign an eight year deal with Toronto.

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  18. Be Careful What You Wish For..Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | Winging It In Motown

    ... years away from being a superstar in the National Hockey League. Sure Holland signed some bad contracts in the Mike Babcock era but that's the market especially when trying to fill the team's needs. When Stephen Weiss hit the market, he had multiple ...

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  19. Grading the Red Wings: Inconsistency mars season's final report cardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | MLive.com

    ... Jeff Blashill, after a successful three-year stint with the Grand Rapids Griffins, as an ideal replacement for Mike Babcock. But they were too inconsistent. Most players didn't take the next step and they needed help on the final day of the season ...

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  20. Red Wings, Darren Helm have mutual interest but deal depends on money, roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | MLive.com

    ... past couple of seasons but not too long ago was labeled the best third-line center in the NHL by former coach Mike Babcock. He kills penalties and can play a net-front role on the power play. "I need to talk to (coach Jeff Blashill) and Kenny and ...

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