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NHL-National Hockey League roundup (Reuters)

May 20 (The Sports Xchange) – Mike Babcock bolted Detroit for a record eight-year deal that could be worth up to $50 million from the Toronto Maple Leafs. Babcock was engaged in contract talks with multiple teams for more than a week before Wednesday's decision. The deal reportedly will pay Babcock nearly double the highest ever salary for a coach in the NHL. – – The Boston Bruins promoted Don Sweeney to general manager to replace his former boss. …