Leafs’ Auston Matthews wins Hart Trophy, Ted Lindsay Award

Leafs’ Auston Matthews wins Hart Trophy, Ted Lindsay Award

Winning the Hart Memorial Trophy felt great. So did winning the Ted Lindsay Award. Goal Maple Leafs star Auston Matthews wishes for more. “I’d be lying if I said that there wasn’t a little bit of angst, wishing you’re still playing right now,” Matthews said after accepting the two biggest awards at the NHL’s awards … Read more

Jason Spezza retires at 38 to join Leafs front office

Jason Spezza retires at 38 to join Leafs front office

There was no single moment that told Maple Leafs forward Jason Spezza it was time to retire. But the fact that he’ll soon be 39 and was often a healthy scratch this past season certainly indicated that it was time for the 19-year NHL veteran to move on. And so he has. “I still don’t … Read more

Michael McCain steps down as CEO of Maple Leaf Foods

Michael McCain steps down as CEO of Maple Leaf Foods

Michael McCain, president and CEO of Maple Leaf Foods, announced on Wednesday that he will become executive chair and will hand over CEO responsibilities to president Curtis Frank by next year’s annual meeting.Fred Lum/The Globe and Mail Michael McCain is stepping down as chief executive of Maple Leaf Foods Inc. MFI-T after 27 years at … Read more