Source: Leafs job is Shanahan’s if he wants it

Daren Millard has been told that the Toronto Maple leafs have offered Brendan Shanahan the position of President of Hockey Operations, and the decision is now up to Shanny.

The Toronto Maple Leafs are getting closer to creating a new position of president of hockey operations.

Hockey Central’s Daren Millard has been told it’s Brendan Shanahan’s if he wants it.

There has been increased speculation Maple Leafs Sports and Entertainment were looking at Wayne Gretzky and Shannahan for the role.

There is no indication when a decision could be made.

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