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5 Players The Leafs Might Want Back

The Toronto Maple Leafs will return home from their four-game road trip for a game against the Carolina Hurricanes Monday. The team comes back having gone 0-4-0 and scoring just […]

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Tanner Answers the Toronto Star’s Leafs Mailbag: Vol 2

After the overwhelming popularity of my hijacking of the Star’s Maple Leaf Mailbag last week, how could I resist going back for more?  Once again, I feel the need to […]

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Roman Polak: More Than Just a Brute

Roman Polak is in his first season with the blue and white and with his marker on Thursday he has shown he is doing much more than the Toronto Maple […]

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Leafs Look Towards the Draft & the Promotion of Rielly, Kadri and Gardiner

I am seeing a lot of strange reactions to the Randy Carlyle firing by Leafs fans. Based on the Twitter-rage I have seen as the team has gone of 0-3 […]

by · January 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Maple Leafs youngster Matt Frattin is off to a hot start (Charles LeClaire-USPRESSWIRE)

Matt Frattin Needs to Take Advantage of Second Chance

After an elbow by Anaheim Ducks’ Sami Vatanen left forward David Booth with a broken nose, 27-year-old Matt Frattin finally got a call up to join the big club Thursday […]

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Corey Perry’s Stupid Hat Tricks

Corey Perry of the Anaheim Ducks has three hat tricks already this season. In most venues that would be considered stupid – not bad stupid, stupid good. Who has three […]

Pete Stemkowski will remain with Toronto.

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Leafs Hand Habs 3rd Straight Loss

The Montreal Canadiens dropped their third game in a row, losing a 5-3 decision at home to the Toronto Maple Leafs in one of two National Hockey League games last […]

Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Dion Phaneuf  (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

The Real Missing Ingredient For The Maple Leafs

The current Leafs team has faced a lot of scrutiny. Toronto fans love to blame and this blame has shifted to players from week to week with common scapegoats being: […]

by · January 14, 2015 · 6 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Denis DeJordy, Bob Pulford and Pierre Pilote

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Leafs, Hawks Scoreless

There was one game scheduled in the National Hockey League last night, and it did not produce even one goal.  The Toronto Maple Leafs hosted the Chicago Black Hawks in […]

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Leafs Buying Into Horachek’s Systems

The Toronto Maple Leafs lost their first game of a four game road-trip Monday night 2-0 to the Los Angeles Kings. Despite the loss though, the win seemed to be […]

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Thoughts Recorded At the Conclusion of the Leafs/Kings Game

It is 1:23 AM and I just finished watching the Los Angeles Kings defeat the Toronto Maple Leafs 2-0 in what I thought was a very entertaining game.  Here are […]

by · January 13, 2015 · 4 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne  (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Weird Goings On In the NHL Standings Pt.3

Just some observations about things happening in the NHL standings on this, the 12th of January 2015. Here’s last month’s if you are interested.    1.Who’s on Top? When last […]

by · January 12, 2015 · 3 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs