the point was that McCabe struggled through the first half of that season because he lacked the mental capacity to change to the stricter enforcement of the rules. When the refs backed off, his game improved.
regardless McCabe is not a thinking man's dman that's for sure. He is way over rated by Leaf fans.
Over rated by Leaf fans? Perhaps, though you'll see a lot of Leaf fans on this board who want him out.
He is incredibly underrated by non-Leaf fans as well.
Steve Simmons of Sun Media is the most read sports columnist in Canada, appearing regularly in 14 newspapers including the Toronto Sun, Edmonton Sun, Winnipeg Sun, Calgary Sun, Ottawa Sun and London Free Press. Known for being provocative and outspoken, Simmons has covered sport in this country for a quarter-century, attending 10 Olympic Games, and numerous Stanley Cup finals, Super Bowls, World Series, NBA finals, Grey Cups and world championship fights. When not working, you can usually find Simmons in an arena where he coaches two minor hockey teams in the Greater Toronto area. He is married with two teenaged boys.
i have no idea where that is, but start looking, Leafers!