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Phil Kessel and Tyler Bozak celebrating goals together has become common in Toronto (John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports)

The Leafs at Christmas: What’s Wrong and How to Fix

The Leafs are a study of contradictions: They win when they should lose, they beat good teams and lose to bad ones, they re-sign their coach in the summer and […]

by · December 21, 2014 · 1 comment · Toronto Maple Leafs
Jean Ratelle tries on Johnny Bower

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Leafs, Hawks Both Win 6-3

There were two games scheduled in the National Hockey League last evening, with both ending up with 6-3 scores.  However, the home team came out on the long end in […]

by · December 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Hockey History, Toronto Maple Leafs
Jake Gardiner has been providing a great offensive boost for the Toronto Maple Leafs lately. (Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports)

Jake Gardiner Leafs Fan’s New Whipping Boy

Has Jake Gardiner played well this season? Not particularly, but it’s not like he’s been horrible. OK, for argument’s sake, let’s say maybe he has been. But if that’s the […]

by · December 19, 2014 · 2 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs, Uncategorized
Russian National Team

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Russians to Play Pros? Not Likely

As the Russian National Hockey Team cuts a swath through Canadian opposition like a hot knife through butter, the constant question asked by everyone is “How good are these guys […]

by · December 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Hockey History, Toronto Maple Leafs
Frederik Gauthier would be a good fit with the Toronto Maple Leafs. (QMJHL)

Will Frederik Gauthier Make the Final Team Canada Cut?

Top Prospect Frederik Gauthier is one of the last 15 forwards left on the Team Canada Men’s World Juniors National Hockey Team roster. As the team needs to cut down […]

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“Leafs, Hurricanes Streaks Snapped in Raleigh”

The Carolina Hurricanes came out firing on all cylinders Thursday night in Raleigh. The red-hot Toronto Maple Leafs were in town, bringing their six-game winning streak to match up against […]

(Russell LaBounty-USA TODAY Sports)

Goals for ‘Canes Calling on Line Two; Please Pick up

Goals are calling the Carolina Hurricanes’ second line of Jeff Skinner, Victor Rask, and Elias Lindholm. Will they please pick up and answer the call in tonight’s match against the […]

Phil Kessel and Tyler Bozak celebrating goals together has become common in Toronto (John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Leafs Shouldn’t Take Canes Lightly

The Toronto Maple Leafs are in Raleigh tonight to take on the last placed Carolina Hurricanes (yes the Canes even sit behind the Edmonton Oilers). The Leafs are on arguably […]

(Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports)

Maple Leafs: Getting Healthy Means Getting Better

To say the Toronto Maple Leafs have been hot as of late would be an understatement. In fact, the team’s won their past six games and has a 10-1-1 record […]

by · December 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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William Nylander Gets Chance to Prove Himself to Toronto

The people of Toronto will have the chance to see Team Canada up close and in person when the World Junior Hockey Championship comes to town. However, for Leafs fans […]

Nazem Kadri has shocked everyone with his impressive play this season (Kevin Hoffman-US PRESSWIRE)

Leafs Have Finally Acquired Their Number-One Centre

I am not breaking the news on a trade. The Leafs have had Mats Sundin’s successor all along, they acquired him on June 26, 2009 with the seventh overall pick […]

by · December 17, 2014 · 18 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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Questions For The Leafs Analytics Team

There was big news in Toronto this summer when the Maple Leafs brought on board a young assistant General Manager, Kyle Dubas, and then subsequently brought in a team of […]

by · December 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Advanced Stats, Toronto Maple Leafs