Barry Trotz can cash in on high-paying precedent Mike Babcock set for NHL coaches
June 18 2018
Nick Kypreos calls in to talk hockey and coach's contract negotiations with Andrew Walker and Scott Rintoul. Mike Babcock change the landscape for coaches when he signed a deal worth a reported $50 million with the Maple Leafs. The comparison to players is when contracts became public. After that, salaries went through the roof, and now coaches are experience the boon of Babcock's public contract. The former Washington Capitals' coach will have his pay day. Leaving the Stanley Cup champions "is he easiest decision Barry Trotz has ever made in his career."