Ilya Samsonov didn’t know a lot about Curtis Sanford when he signed with the Maple Leafs on July 13, 2022.
On the surface, the concept of using five forwards on the power play makes total sense: In an advantageous situation, why not send out your five best scorers, who typically are forwards?
Fort Dupont alum returns to D.C. for first time since joining Maple Leafs as coach.
Devara Abercrombie wasn’t a typical, type-A Washington parent, striving to sculpt an Ivy League résumé for her two boys.
The NHL veteran hopes to become a bench boss some day, in a league where very few visible minority candidates have found coaching work.
Abbotsford Canucks goalie coach Curtis Sanford has been hired by the Toronto Maple Leafs to fill their vacant NHL goaltending coach position.
When talking about the “move of the offseason”, the discussion almost exclusively goes to the player transactions that occurred.
The Toronto Maple Leafs are good – but how good is their coach?
Of NHL coaches with at least 100 games under their belt, the highest winning percentage goes to Tom Johnson – ahead of all other coaches, including the Toronto Maple Leafs Sheldon Keefe .
Each month we’ll give a shout out to one NHL team’s coaching staff for pulling out ahead of the pack. The month of November 2021 goes to the Toronto Maple Leafs coaching staff!
Following a disappointing end to last season, a proper training camp could ignite Sheldon Keefe’s last best shot at pushing his club to success in the postseason.
Dale Weise was just five days into his time with the WHL’s Swift Current Broncos when he got what he calls “the Dean Chynoweth experience.”
The Maple Leafs have hired former AHL head coach Spencer Carbery as an assistant coach for the NHL team.