Following three straight years of missing the playoffs heading into the 2008-09 season, the Toronto Maple Leafs hired head coach Ron Wilson to return the team to a winning culture.
What followed is one of the most confusing rides in professional sports
Margin for error the slimmest it's been all season, The Toronto Maple leafs snapped an eight game losing streak while playing host to the Calgary Flames Tuesday night at the Air Canada Center, keeping their playoff hopes alive for at least one more game.
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Roberto Luongo, the goaltender of the Vancouver Canucks, during Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Finals
Hockey fans in Winnipeg cheering for their Jets
NHL commentator on the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation Don Cherry
Toronto Maple Leafs center Nazem Kadri (43) celebrates his goal with right wing Phil Kessel (81) and defenseman Cody Franson (4) against the Dallas Stars at Air Canada Centre. The Maple Leafsbeat the Stars 3-2 in overtime
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Calgary Hitmen show off the thousands of Teddy Bears donated during the annual Teddy Bear Toss for Alberta children's charities.
Los Angeles Kings player Jarret Stoll skates with the Stanley Cup after the team's victory. "The Kings haven't enjoyed a particularly storied playoff history," notes Forsyth. "Last year they were dispatched by the Sharks; this year was looking similar. We were fighting tooth and nail for a maybe-possible chance at sliding Indiana Jones-style under the giant boulder and into the playoffs."
Wayne Gretzky, a hockey legend and former owner of the Phoenix Coyotes