April 18, 1942. The Stanley Cup, emblematic of hockey's world championship eluded the Toronto Maple Leafs for ten long, lean years until Saturday night when Leafs eked out a 3-1 win over Detroit Red Wings. Here we see Captain Syl Apps firmly clutching the silverware. "It was a long wait, but it was worth it," said the Pride of Paris, Ont.
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