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Toe Blake

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Allen, Kevin. "Bowman acknowledges Blake's coaching legend." USA Today (June 9, 1998): 10C.

"Blake's legacy." Sporting News (May 29, 1995).

Fisher, Red. "Canadiens' greatest coach dies; Death of a hockey legend; Toe Blake was a star as a player and a coach." Gazette (May 18, 1995): G1.

Fisher, Red. "A final farewell to Toe; Blake was the greatest of all hockey coaches." Gazette (May 21, 1995): E1.

Fisher, Red. "He loved to win." Ottawa Citizen (September 28, 1999): B4.

Fisher, Red. "Toe Blake: From Champion Coach to Being Locked in Alzheimer's." United Press International (December 26, 1991).

Hickey, Pat. "Blake tournament creates awareness; Alzheimer's a growing problem." Gazette (May 15, 1994): D6.

Stinson, Thomas. "Blake's old time hockey set the standard for today's NHL." Atlanta Journal and Constitution (May 20, 1995): 2D.

Thomas, Robert McG, Jr. "Hector (Toe) Blake, 82, Is Dead; Coach of the Canadiens Title Teams." New York Times (May 18, 1995): B15.


"Hector 'Toe' Blake." http://www.hockeysandwich.com/tblake.html (November 2, 2002).

Iovino, Jim. "Hector 'Toe' Blake." LCS Hockey. http://www.lcshockey.com/archive/greats/blake.asp (November 2, 2002).

"The Legends of Hockey: Players: Toe Blake: Biography." Legends of Hockey. http://www.legendsofhockey.net:8080/LegendsOFHockey/jsp/Legen (November 2, 2002).

"The Legends of Hockey: Players: Toe Blake: Career Statistics." Legends of Hockey. http://www.legendsofhockey.net:8080/LegendsOFHockey/jsp/Legen (November 2, 2002).

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Famous Sports StarsHockeyToe Blake Biography - Signed With Montreal, Chronology, Won Stanley Cups, Retired As A Player, Began Coaching Career