1

The number of Stanley Cup wins Babcock has celebrated.

(AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

82

The number of playoff wins on Babcock's NHL resume, the third-highest total among active coaches.

3

The number of Stanley Cup finals Babcock has reached as an NHL head coach.

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458

The number of regular-season wins for Babcock in Detroit, the most in club history.

10

The number of consecutive seasons Babcock reached the playoffs while serving as the Red Wings head coach.

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13

The number of consecutive seasons Babcock has served as an NHL head coach.

895

The number of games it took Babcock to reach 500 regular-season wins, the second-fastest in league history, trailing only Scotty Bowman.

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24

The number of coaches in NHL history to reach 1,000 games, a list that will soon include Babcock.

786

The number of regular-season games Babcock served as the Detroit Red Wings head coach, the third-highest total in club history.

(AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

Mike Babcock's career

By the numbers

The Canadian Press



Toronto Maple Leafs coach Mike Babcock will coach his 1,000th game on Thursday night. Here's a look at Babcock's career by the numbers:

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