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Mason Raymond (John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Despite Forcasts of Gloom, The Future Is Very Bright For the Leafs

While the Toronto Maple Leafs have had a successful season so far posting a nice 36-25-8 record (leaving them currently one point out of third place in the Eastern Conference) […]

by · March 18, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Advanced Stats, Toronto Maple Leafs
Phil Kessel and Tyler Bozak celebrating goals together has become common in Toronto (John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Tyler Bozak is Making Dave Nonis Look Like a Genius… For Now

Fans and media were none too pleased with the Maple Leafs’ decision to re-sign Tyler Bozak last summer, but it’s a move that has turned out well.

by · March 17, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Toronto Maple Leafs
Will David Clarkson be able to come through this season? (John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports)

A Defense of David Clarkson

Maple Leafs fans have always had a strange relationship with the players on the team.  Whether it’s failing to fully  embrace a Hall of Fame star like Mats Sundin while […]

by · March 13, 2014 · 8 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
(Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports)

Nazem Kadri: The Right Pick in 2009

Imagine for a second that your NHL team could have a do-over – a chance to reanalyze their possibilities in any given National Hockey League entry draft. Then how would […]

by · March 12, 2014 · 4 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
It's time for the Leafs to let Randy Carlyle go (James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports)

Are the Maple Leafs’ Darkest Days Ahead?

At first glance it would appear the Toronto Maple Leafs are having a nice season. In reality, this is a team that needs to prove itself.

by · March 9, 2014 · 2 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
He may not have tried to, but Thomas Vanek ruined the Toronto Maple Leafs' trade deadline (James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports)

Deadline Demons: Thomas Vanek Ruined Leafs’ Trade Plans

The Thomas Vanek trade impacted more teams than just the Canadiens and Islanders. The Maple Leafs were having a good day until he swapped teams.

by · March 6, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Toronto Maple Leafs, Trades Contracts and Transactions
Jake Gardiner has been providing a great offensive boost for the Toronto Maple Leafs lately. (Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports)

Deadline day: Which way will Maple Leafs go?

The hockey world turns its attention to the transaction wire, as contending teams, and those close to contention, make moves at the NHL trade deadline, which is set for Wednesday […]

by · March 5, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Toronto Maple Leafs, Trades Contracts and Transactions
Dave Bolland suffered a lacerated leg during the Maple Leafs loss to the Vancouver Canucks on Saturday. (Marc DesRosiers-USA TODAY Sports)

Trade Deadline: Trading Dave Bolland A Mistake

It’s hard to believe that less than a year into his Maple Leafs career that Toronto fans could be waving goodbye to hometown centre Dave Bolland. But that could be […]

by · March 5, 2014 · 2 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Ryan Kesler's name has been popping up everywhere in trade rumours (Matt Kartozian-USA TODAY Sports)

Ryan Kesler, Maple Leafs: A Match Made in Heaven?

Ryan Kesler has turned out to be one of the most sought-after players leading up to the 2014 NHL trade deadline. Despite what is slowly sounding to be more and […]

by · March 4, 2014 · 3 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Jonathan Bernier and James Reimer are each one half of the single biggest reason why the Maple Leafs sit third in the Atlantic Division (Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

March Madness: 3 Keys for the Maple Leafs

The Toronto Maple Leafs begin the month of March tonight against their heated rivals the Montreal Canadiens. They are currently separated in the standings by just two points, so the […]

by · March 1, 2014 · 1 comment · Toronto Maple Leafs
Dion Phaneuf and Dave Bolland have both had their futures in Toronto questioned in 2014 (John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Should the Toronto Maple Leafs Trade Dave Bolland?

Dave Bolland may be close to a return from injury, but it’s the centre’s contract demands that are becoming painful for his club. Bolland is reportedly looking for seven to […]

by · February 27, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Toronto Maple Leafs
Is Phil Kessel's new play-making style deserving of mid-season awards? (Jeanine Leech/Icon SMI)

Phil Kessel: Proving He’s at the Top

Even though the results weren’t what they wanted, the Kessel name garnered quite the reputation at the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia. A two-player effort, it’s the older […]

by · February 26, 2014 · 6 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs