Wednesday August 12th, 2015

Mike Babcock left his position as head coach of the Red Wings this off-season as he and the team were unable to agree on a contract extension, with the coach eventually taking the vacant Maple Leafs gig.

Babcock’s former players in Detroit have found a way to keep the fiery coach in mind though, as Johan Franzen has had custom Babcock sheets made for teammate Gustav Nyquist.

Texans’ Vince Wilfork shows off his basketball skills on Hard Knocks

Babcock coached the Red Wings for a decade, winning a Stanley Cup with the team and making the playoffs each season of his tenure.

[Detroit Free Press]

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