Discussion

One thing Leafs will be successful at this season? Playing the spoiler role

Updated: October 10, 2008, 3:53 PM ET
By Pierre LeBrun | ESPN.com

DETROIT -- Ron Wilson's merry band of castoffs and youngsters figure to play spoiler come March. Why not start on opening night?

The rebuilding/remodeled/patchwork Toronto Maple Leafs dampened a banner-raising night for the Detroit Red Wings on Thursday, skating off with a well-deserved 3-2 victory that made plenty of people smile in the visitor's dressing room at Joe Louis Arena.

"This is one of the more satisfying wins I've ever had," said Wilson, winning in his debut ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

ALSO SEE

MORE NHL HEADLINES