|Leafs fire coach Paul Maurice|
|Written by Admin|
|Wednesday, 07 May 2008 08:28|
Maurice has a year left on his contract and was informed of the decision Wednesday morning. He told The Canadian Press from his Toronto home that he was aware that his dismissal was a possibility.
The team scheduled an afternoon news conference at Air Canada Centre.
The Maple Leafs finished 12th in the Eastern Conference and missed a playoff spot by 11 points.