Leafs' Nonis to be named Team Canada's GM for Worlds

Darren Dreger

3/16/2011 1:32:25 PM

Sources tell TSN Toronto Maple Leafs senior vice president of hockey operations, Dave Nonis will be named Team Canada's general manager for the upcoming World Hockey Championship.

Nonis is expected to be assisted by Rob Blake, who recently accepted a position with the NHL's Hockey Operations department

It's believed Hockey Canada will add at least one more piece to its management team before starting to assemble a list of potential players and its coaching staff.