Reflecting on Championship Season and Working with NHL Draft Prospect


When Mike Babcock was hired to be the new head coach of the Toronto Maple Leafs, he said he didn’t want to just make the playoffs – he wanted to be involved in establishing a Stanley Cup Process. In short, organizational culture greatly influences the environment that the team operates in. Creating a “Cup Process” means everything and everyone, from ownership, hockey operations, coaching staff, management, right down through the player development team, and on to the medical team and scouting staff, would be on the same page and held accountable for living out the team culture. Creating a Culture of Success This is what it has been like for me for the past four years as a member of the Carleton Place Jr. A Canadians in the Central Can