Post Tagged with: "Brendan Shanahan"

Jake Gardiner has been providing a great offensive boost for the Toronto Maple Leafs lately. (Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports)

Atlantic Division Rivals: A Changing Season for Leafs-Bruins?

Once again, the Bruins proved their worth in 2013-14 finishing first in the Atlantic Division, first in the Eastern Conference, and first in the NHL – winning the Presidents’ Trophy. […]

by · July 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Randy Carlyle made a mistake by re-igniting Montreal's interest in Habs/Leafs rivalry. (John E. Sokolowski-US PRESSWIRE)

Defending the Move to Re-sign Randy Carlyle (Sort of)

  So Leafs Nation (I HATE to call it that)  went apoplectic yesterday around 2pm when it was announced that Randy Carlyle was not only being retained by the club, […]

by · May 9, 2014 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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The Tim Leiweke Effect

The only option is to win. Anything less for a Tim Leiweke team is viewed as a disappointment – a group that simply can’t get it done. To him, it’s […]

by · April 23, 2014 · 1 comment · Toronto Maple Leafs
Fortunato compares his game to Torey Krug of the Boston Bruins. (Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

Tape2Tape: Boston Bruins Win Presidents’ Trophy, Good or Bad?

The Boston Bruins locked up the 2013-14 Presidents’ Trophy on Saturday at home with a 4-1 victory over the lowly Buffalo Sabres. It marks only the second time in franchise […]

by · April 14, 2014 · 1 comment · News/Commentary
Leafs Hire Shanahan, but Is This a Good Move?

Leafs Hire Shanahan, but Is This a Good Move?

When I first heard the Leafs were going to hire Brendan Shanahan as their new President, I thought it was a stupid idea. Why, I thought, would you take a […]

by · April 11, 2014 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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Stan Bowman Injures His Pinky: The “What If” Chamber

Enter the “what if” chamber, where legendary stories are crafted out of nonsensical hypotheticals. In this edition, we take a look at the overwhelming consequences of a pinky injury to […]

by · December 25, 2013 · 0 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
Lars Eller - Aftermath of the  Gryba hit. (Jean-Yves Ahern-USA TODAY Sports)

The NHL’s Stretcher Era: Where Does it End?

The stretcher. You know, that thing paramedics use to transport injured people? Hopefully you’ve never needed one. Hopefully you never will. Yet increasingly, more NHL players are. And season after […]

by · December 18, 2013 · 1 comment · News/Commentary
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Bruins Fans, Your Logic is Flawed

The league finally made a decision on Shawn Thornton and his abhorrent attack on Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Brooks Orpik. Brendan Shanahan has decided to suspend the Bruins toughman for 15 […]

by · December 16, 2013 · 1 comment · Boston Bruins, Suspensions
Pittsburgh Penguins' Forward James Neal is having the best season of any left-wing in the league. (Photo By Andy Martin Jr)

Was James Neal Kneeing Marchand Intentional?

Was James Neal kneeing Brad Marchand’s head intentional? Was it revenge? The debate continued all night following the dramatic regular season finale between the Pittsburgh Penguins and Boston Bruins. Anytime […]

Breaking Down the Maxim Lapierre Hit

Breaking Down the Maxim Lapierre Hit

Tuesday proved to be a costly night for both the St. Louis Blues and San Jose Sharks. For the Blues, their perfect record was wiped away after a disastrous 6-2 […]

Q & A with Ryane Clowe of the New Jersey Devils

Q & A with Ryane Clowe of the New Jersey Devils

Every successful hockey team needs selfless players, warriors, guys that countless times put the team’s success ahead of their own body’s well being. One of the newest members of the […]

by · October 2, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New Jersey Devils
The extent of Phil Kessel's discomfort during Wednesday's practice remains to be seen (Ed Mulholland-US PRESSWIRE)

Phil Kessel and the NHL’s Problem with Suspensions

The fallout from the Buffalo Sabres-Toronto Maple Leafs brawl is starting to happen as the league handed down fines and suspensions. David Clarkson received a ten game ban for leaving […]