Burke, Anselmi brush off ESPN ranking

Count the executives with the Toronto Maple Leafs as unimpressed with ESPN. Last week, ESPN The Magazine published its yearly installment of their “Ultimate Rankings,” a list of all the professional teams from the NBA, NHL, MLB and NFL based upon eight different categories. Toronto’s NHL club finished last. The results allow for an interesting […]

TFC still ‘role model’ for other MLS teams

No matter how bad Toronto FC has done this season, it is still a “model franchise” for the Major League Soccer. Despite the poor performance and total breakdown the Reds suffered through this year, MLS commissioner Don Garber recognizes the organization’s value to the league. “MLS is where it is today because of the success […]

Toronto FC cut ties with GM, coach

It’s back to square one for Toronto FC. In one quick move, Tom Anselmi, executive-vice president and chief operating officer of Maple Leafs Sports and Entertainment, announced Tuesday that general manager Mo Johnston and head coach Preki Radosavljevic were relieved of their duties. “At the end of the day, it’s a results-oriented business and the […]