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01-09-2013, 11:56 AM
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Originally Posted by PredsV82 View Post
Eklund just reported that the Leafs have fired Burke....
(taken from the general Preds talk page...)

Seems like Bob is working on confirming. Crazy timing. Lots of speculation that it has something to do with Lou. Mainly guessing that Burke doesn't want to give up the pieces, but the new ownership says to do what it takes.

Edit: From NHL.com:

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The Maple Leafs have scheduled a "major announcement" for 1:45 pm ET, according to a team press release.

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