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Cliff Fletcher's epic NHL trades belong to another era: The inside stories of 27 years of wheeling and dealing

You can’t do what he did anymore. Cliff Fletcher will be the first to tell you that.

You can’t build teams by trading the way he did: In one 12-year period of his 27-year career as a National Hockey League general manager, Fletcher traded for Lanny McDonald, Joey Mullen, Doug Gilmour and Mats Sundin — all of whom later joined him in the Hockey Hall of Fame. 1,450 more words

Sports

Oilers notes: McDavid was unabashed Maple Leafs fan as a youngster

Edmonton Oilers’ centre Connor McDavid didn’t sleep with a Mats Sundin stick when he was growing up a Toronto Maple Leafs’ fan but he admits his bedroom was a shrine to his boyhood team. 817 more words

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Maple Leafs Toujours

Ah…you see what I did didn’t you? Tricky. I hate to name my blog the same as Tim Thompson’s video. The video is in a class by itself. 398 more words

Hockey

Queen's prof gets signed Sundin sweater ... and also a Nobel prize. And other reasons to fear for humanity

1. It’s the old ‘tired bureaucrats’ ploy in Paris

It’s the old “negotiators work into the weekend” ploy: Those hard-working climate beavers in Paris are so eager to get a deal for the planet that they’re… 662 more words

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Queen's prof receives Nobel science prize

By Liam Casey

Canadian scientist Arthur McDonald was formally presented Thursday with his Nobel Prize at a ceremony in Stockholm, but received a prized gift earlier in the week from one his idols, former Maple Leafs captain Mats Sundin. 650 more words

National

Nobel winner went underground to understand sun

The phone rang at Art McDonald’s house in Kingston, Ont., about 5 a.m. Tuesday.

With his wife listening on the extension, the 72-year-old Queen’s University professor spoke to several members of the Nobel Prize committee about physics, and then about the Toronto Maple Leafs. 352 more words

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