Advertisement

 TORONTO (AP) - The Toronto Maple Leafs have signed general manager Dave Nonis to a five-year extension.
Nonis took over for the fired Brian Burke just before the start of the lockout-shortened 2013 season. The Maple Leafs finished fifth in the Eastern Conference, making the playoffs for the first time since 2004. They lost to Boston in a seventh game of the first round after leading 4-1 in the third period.
In announcing the extension, Maple Leafs Sports & Entertainment president and CEO Tim Leiweke says Thursday that ownership and management ``felt it critical'' to extend Nonis' deal now as a reward for the team's progress.

Top NHL Public Bets

NHL Top Stories

Thumbnail Halak, Europe eye another victory in Canada Injuries limited the Islanders’ Jaroslav...
Thumbnail Note's top defenseman becomes new captain For the first time since 2011, the Blues have a new wearer of the “C.”It’s an individual, though, who’s already served the organization with distinction for nearly a...
More inNHL Articles  
Advertisement

NHL Team Pages

Advertisement