Pretend Press Release October 14, 2009,
Based on the worst start in The Toronto Maple Leafs Franchise history, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment has sold the team to Jim Basillie for $425 million dollars. Mr. Basillie has agreed not to move the team out of Toronto and the Air Canada Center. The Toronto Maple Leafs will be re-branded immediately with a stronger name and attitude. Mr. Basillie "will do whatever is required to straighten out the sinking ship"
What do you think?"I'm so excited to be a part of a winning franchise once again. No more living in the past 1967 - it's about the future for this Torontonian. I can sleep well this evening knowing that we are now officially the center of the hockey universe.
Here is the new logo for the NHL team in Toronto."