April 30th, 2016 In NHL Entry Draft, Prospects, Toronto Maple Leafs 0 comments

Déjà Vu for Leafs Nation? For the first time since the 1984 to 1985 National Hockey League (NHL) season when the Maple Leafs finished in last place, which gave them the right to select future Leaf captain Wendel Clark first overall, Toronto managed to finish in the basement of the NHL standing in the 2015 to 2016 NHL season.  However, unlike...

April 29th, 2016 In NHL Entry Draft, Toronto Maple Leafs 0 comments

The Toronto Maple Leafs dedicated their 2015-16 season to put in place a long-term rebuilding plan. They knew they were going to be a basement team. Winning this year wasn't the goal and everyone was informed of that very early on. The true intentions of this season had three different objectives. The first was to bottom out and get the best odds...

April 29th, 2016 In Maple Leafs Prospects, Toronto Maple Leafs 0 comments

The 2016 NHL Draft Lottery is happening this Saturday and every Toronto Maple Leafs fan is waiting to see which spot the Leafs will end up with at the draft. With that in mind, it seems right to take a look now and see how the Leafs' 2015 draft picks are doing. The Leafs drafted a total of nine players comprising five forwards and four defensemen....

April 27th, 2016 In Maple Leafs Prospects, OHL, Top Stories, Toronto Maple Leafs 0 comments

Three games into the OHL’s Western Conference Finals, Mitch Marner and the London Knights are three games up on the Erie Otters and dominating on the scoreboard. The Knights have outscored Erie 18-6 in three games and have nearly doubled their opponents scoring in the playoffs 62-32 so far. Marner, along with his mates on London’s top line,...

April 26th, 2016 In Maple Leafs Prospects, Toronto Maple Leafs 0 comments

Drafting players has always involved an element of luck. Some players are drafted in the top five, but can never amount to the expectations placed upon them. Other players are relatively unknown, causing them to be picked in a later round than they ultimately should have been. But most of it comes down to hindsight when we look back on past...

April 25th, 2016 In Maple Leafs Prospects, Toronto Maple Leafs 0 comments

When the Toronto Maple Leafs drafted Mitch Marner 4th overall in 2015 NHL Entry Draft many were worried that his small stature would reduce his effectiveness as an eventual NHL player. That doubt in Marner continues into the debate about whether he should play another year in the OHL with the London Knights instead of joining the Leafs. Marner has...

April 25th, 2016 In Prospects, Toronto Maple Leafs 0 comments

There hasn't been much news coming out of Toronto these days in regards to the Maple Leafs. The headlines are currently dominated by the NHL playoffs, which are in full force. Many teams have already punched their ticket to the second round, which will feature some dynamic match-ups. Sidney Crosby and his Penguins will take on Alex Ovechkin and...

April 25th, 2016 In Toronto Maple Leafs 0 comments

The Toronto Maple Leafs' season is over so it's time for a retrospective look at the 2015-16 NHL season. Management told everyone to expect the Maple Leafs to have a painful season, and they were right with the Leafs finishing 30th overall in the NHL standings. That was expected and nobody was surprised or even disappointed with the team, but...

April 19th, 2016 In Prospects, Toronto Maple Leafs 0 comments

The biggest news in the NHL these days is the playoffs. The Washington Capitals look like a dominant force in the East, while the Los Angeles Kings managed to stay alive in their series with an overtime victory in game three. No one has been eliminated yet and there have already been many exciting and memorable moments. There is also news coming...

April 19th, 2016 In Editor's Choice, Toronto Maple Leafs 0 comments

Another NHL season has come to an end and with it another year that the Toronto Maple Leafs have missed the playoffs. The benefit this season is that Maple Leafs' management told everyone to expect this and we did. Nobody was shocked to see the Maple Leafs miss the playoffs and finish last in the NHL standings. Most of the excitement this...

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