Patience is key for Shanahan

Leafs president must keep long-term view to deliver results

Updated: April 14, 2014, 4:26 PM ET
By Pierre LeBrun | ESPN.com

TORONTO -- Brendan Shanahan repeated himself in saying that it didn't matter what came out of his mouth on this day, that only his actions would define how years from now people will view his legacy as president of the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Of that, there is no doubt.

Having personally attended a few of these introductory news conferences over the years in these parts, there comes a time when they all start sounding the same.

Just hearing Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment ...

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