Leafs' GM out of hospital after becoming ill

The Associated Press
Leafs' GM out of hospital after becoming ill
Newly-appointed Toronto Maple Leafs general manager Dave Nonis attends an NHL hockey news conference in Toronto on Wednesday. Jan. 9, 2013. The Leafs fired Brian Burke on Wednesday, but he will stay as a senior adviser. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

TORONTO (AP) -- Maple Leafs general manager Dave Nonis has been released from the hospital after feeling sick during Saturday night's game.

The team says the 47-year-old executive spent the night in the hospital. He became ''unwell'' during the second period against Ottawa and saw team physicians at Air Canada Centre.

Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment said in a statement he went to the hospital as a precaution and for further tests.

Nonis is in his second season as Toronto's general manager.