Chris Johnston is in his 14th season covering the NHL and fifth for Sportsnet. His career began with The Canadian Press and has covered 10 Stanley Cup finals and two Olympics. He is a frequent contributor to Sportsnet's TV and radio platforms and a regular guest on the "Puck Talks" speaking series.
Mike Babcock takes blame for Leafs' extended penalty kill
The Toronto Maple Leafs coach made an error in judgment that could have cost his team in a big way by choosing not to send a man to the penalty box after Roman Polak was assessed a five-minute major against the Columbus Blue Jackets on Wednesday night.