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Maple Leafs Relieve Brian Burke Of President & GM Duties
Published January 9, 2013
TSN’s Gino Redo said, “We knew that Brian Burke’s job was going to be in jeopardy because of his lack of success to this point. We thought he would have some time this year had it been a full season.” TSN’s Dave Naylor: “To see this happen just hours from when the lockout may officially be over, and days before the start of training camp and the season, does come as a surprise.” TSN’s Bob McKenzie, who broke the story, said of the move, “It’s a shocking one. Absolutely shocking” (“SportsCentre,” TSN, 1/9).