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Mitch Marner is a magician with the puck and smart without it.  (Photo: OHL Images)

Fan Apprehension Is Misplaced: Leafs Have Great Draft

Where to start when analyzing the fan’s apprehension towards the Leafs and their draft so far? As one guy on Twitter pointed out “This team has lied and disappointed me […]

by · June 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Connor McDavid: The generational talent is finally officially a member of the Edmonton Oilers. (Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports)

Round One: Winners and Losers

The first round of the 2015 NHL entry draft was as hyped an event as I can remember there being in the NHL and it did not disappoint. Here is […]

(Perry Nelson-USA TODAY Sports)

Toronto Acquires Martin Marincin for Brad Ross

The Toronto Maple Leafs have made a deal with the Edmonton Oilers that brings Oiler defenseman Martin Marincin to Toronto and sends forward prospect Brad Ross and the 107th pick […]

by · June 27, 2015 · 0 comments · News, Toronto Maple Leafs
Mitch Marner: The Magician of the 2015 NHL Draft (OHL Images)

2015 NHL Draft: Toronto Maple Leafs Select Mitch Marner

The Toronto Maple Leafs have drafted Mitch Marner with the fourth overall pick in the 2015 NHL Draft. The Maple Leafs opted for speed and skill instead of defense as […]

Phil Kessel (Marc DesRosiers-USA TODAY Sports)

Factors to Consider in a Penguins Trade for Phil Kessel

The NHL draft is becoming the new trade deadline. While the deadline itself gets all the hype, reality is that it’s pretty difficult for teams to swap star players midseason. […]

Leon Draisaitl, Aaron Ekblad, Sam Reinhart (Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports)

The Bizarre Draft History of the Florida Panthers

In the last five years, the Florida Panthers have built a rock-solid foundation of excellent player through the draft, but from terrible luck to bad decisions, they have one of […]

(Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports)

Why Steven Stamkos Will Not Go to Toronto

Winning Like most superstars in sports, Steven Stamkos has an affinity to win. It doesn’t even matter what game is being played. Could be darts or billiards. Hockey or soccer, […]

Is Phil Kessel's new play-making style deserving of mid-season awards? (Jeanine Leech/Icon SMI)

Are the Maple Leafs and Penguins on the Verge of a Deal?

With the NHL draft a little over a day away, trade talks and speculation are running absolutely rampant. Teams are debating which players they want to target and just how […]

Morgan Rielly (Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports)

Leafs Farther Along In Rebuild Than Anyone Will Admit

If you pulled up five articles about the Leafs at random, you’d almost certainly come across the phrase “total rebuild,” you’d hear about how it’s going to be “four or […]

by · June 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
It's time for the Leafs to let Randy Carlyle go (James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports)

Ex-Leafs Assistant Dennis Mentored by Toronto Bench Bosses

When the Maple Leafs parted ways with Chris Dennis, among a handful of other names after the season ended on April 12, the team severed ties with a part of […]

by · June 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Tim Erixon (flickr: sapah-fu)

What The 3 Toronto Maple Leafs Signings Mean

The Toronto Maple Leafs have prevented three of their players from becoming free agents. All three are young players, but what do the signings really say for their future with […]

by · June 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Mike Santorelli and Cody Franson (Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports)

Oilers: Is Cody Franson The Answer?

Despite coming off what can only be described as a disappointing finish to his 2014-15 campaign, Cody Franson will still be a highly sought after commodity in this summer’s UFA […]