Mataphorically speaking, of course.
Seriously, can you imagine any circumstances that would see a Toronto reporter writing this sort of pap about anyone inb the Leafs organization?
Owners don't often get to play the hero's role.
That's for the sweaty athlete -- scoring the overtime winner, hitting the home run to deliver the crowning moment of what is usually a long-awaited championship.
Ottawa Senators owner Eugene Melnyk is an exception.
He's a hero two times over.