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Stafford Smythe and Harold Ballard

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Smythe Sours on Vancouver

It would appear that Toronto Maple Leafs president Stafford Smythe has soured on the idea of building a 20,000 seat coliseum in downtown Vancouver. Council attaches restrictions Smythe said yesterday that […]

by · December 5, 2014 · 0 comments · Hockey History, Toronto Maple Leafs
How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bozak

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bozak

The Leafs have a record 13-8-3, good enough for 8th place and roughly the same amount of points that the Bruins have, which looks good, apparently. After a meltdown against […]

by · December 4, 2014 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Frank Mahovlich

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Practice Makes Perfect for Big M

Yesterday Frank Mahovlich, hospital-bound superstar of the Toronto Maple Leafs, was allowed to practice with the team for the first time since he mysteriously checked into Toronto General Hospital on […]

by · December 2, 2014 · 0 comments · Hockey History, Toronto Maple Leafs
(Marc DesRosiers-USA TODAY Sports)

Leafs Woefully Under-Utilizing Peter Holland

Last November when the Leafs had an injured Bozak, an injured Bolland and a suspended Kadri, they were left short at centre due to the extremely poor decision to trade […]

by · December 1, 2014 · 1 comment · Toronto Maple Leafs
Take It By Ten Toronto: TML-The Mediocre Leafs

Take It By Ten Toronto: TML-The Mediocre Leafs

After 20 games this season, we still don’t know what to expect from the Toronto Maple Leafs. The team has been consistently inconsistent through the first quarter of the season. […]

by · November 30, 2014 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Dion Phaneuf (Icon SMI)

The Four Players the Leafs Must Trade

According to Capgeek.com, the Leafs have $1.84 million dollars in cap space currently available.  This puts the team in a hard position if their goal is to improve the current […]

by · November 29, 2014 · 13 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Frank Mahovlich

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Big M Cleared for Practice

On a very light hockey news day, the Friday of the American Thanksgiving, there were only a couple of  tidbits on which to report.  The most noteworthy concerned the immediate […]

by · November 28, 2014 · 0 comments · Hockey History, Toronto Maple Leafs
Dion Phaneuf and Dave Bolland have both had their futures in Toronto questioned in 2014 (John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports)

5 Leafs Predictions for Rest of Season

The Leafs hit the quarter mark with a record of 11-8-3 which is good enough for 8th in the conference.  While I predicted the Leafs would make the playoffs during […]

by · November 27, 2014 · 1 comment · Toronto Maple Leafs
Andy Bathgate led Leafs with two goals

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Weary Leafs Down Hawks

The National Hockey League had a full slate of three games for the U.S. Thanksgiving evening and all contests produced some very interesting results. In Chicago, a travel-weary Toronto Maple […]

by · November 27, 2014 · 0 comments · Hockey History, Toronto Maple Leafs
Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin will have to improve their playoff performances this season.(Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports)

Toronto Maple Leafs Fall to Pittsburgh Penguins in Overtime

Toronto Maple Leafs Fall to Pittsburgh Penguins in Overtime You have to give them some credit: the Toronto Maple Leafs could’ve simply packed things up last night and looked ahead to […]

(Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

David Booth Set to Make Toronto Maple Leafs Debut Tonight

David Booth Set to Make Toronto Maple Leafs Debut Tonight David Booth is set to make his Toronto Maple Leafs (11-8-2) debut tonight against the high-flying Pittsburgh Penguins (14-4-2). A […]

by · November 26, 2014 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
The Maple Leafs are happy to have Joffrey Lupul back in the lineup (John E. Sokolowski-US PRESSWIRE)

Toronto Maple Leafs: Joffrey Lupul Lends a Hand to Stranded Motorist

Toronto Maple Leafs: Joffrey Lupul Lends a Hand to Stranded Motorist He might be nursing a broken hand, but that didn’t stop Toronto Maple Leafs forward Jeffrey Lupul from helping […]

by · November 25, 2014 · 1 comment · Toronto Maple Leafs