Bowman: Maple Leafs turned me down

If the Maple Leafs tailspin calls for the firing of JFJ weren’t bad enough in Toronto, the team’s fans got another punch in the gut from an interview with Scotty Bowman on Saturday night.

The Hall of Fame coach told Hockey Night in Canada that he was close to taking the job as the team’s president last summer, only to be turned away later.

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