According to TSN’s Bob McKenzie, the Toronto Maple Leafs have fired Brian Burke as their general manager. Burke has been with the Leafs since 2008. Previously Burke won a Stanely Cup with the Anaheim Ducks as the GM in the 2006-07 NHL season.
Toronto Maple Leafs have apparently fired Brian Burke as general manager. Working on official confirmations.
— Bob McKenzie (@TSNBobMcKenzie) January 9, 2013
Confirmation of Brian Burkes firing by Sportsnet’s Nick Kypreos.
— Nick Kypreos (@RealKyper) January 9, 2013