Post Tagged with: "David Clarkson"

Is Randy Carlyle on the Hot Seat ?

Ducks @ Maple Leafs Preview

The red hot Ducks visit the ACC Tuesday night in Toronto where the Leafs hope to break a two-game slide. There’s tons of different story lines heading into this one […]

The Streak Had to End Eventually – Leafs Buried By Perfect Avalanche

The Streak Had to End Eventually – Leafs Buried By Perfect Avalanche

The start of the season seemed like a fairy tale for the Toronto Maple Leafs. Down several roster players, this team seemed to find ways to grind out wins regardless […]

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Nonis’ Men Are Here For A Reason

When Toronto Maple Leafs GM Dave Nonis revamped his club this summer, it was likely not a coincidence that he made the moves he did. Look at it like this […]

by · October 8, 2013 · 1 comment · Toronto Maple Leafs
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 · 0 comments · New Jersey Devils
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The Positive Side of David Clarkson’s Suspension

When fight night broke out in Toronto on Sunday night (The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly), Leaf fans and fantasy owners not only saw their leading scorer from last […]

by · September 27, 2013 · 1 comment · Fantasy, Toronto Maple Leafs
Is Phil Kessel's new play-making style deserving of mid-season awards? (Jeanine Leech/Icon SMI)

Hockey News: Leafs Sign Franson; 50 Best Players in the NHL

Today’s Leafs practice will consist of John Michael Liles doing shot blocking drills until his legs break while Dave Nonis refreshes capgeek — Jeff Veillette (@Jeffler) September 26, 2013 Tweet […]

by · September 26, 2013 · 1 comment · Elsewhere on the Web
Cody Franson's play has certainly improved over last season (Tom Szczerbowski-US PRESSWIRE)

Toronto Maple Leafs Salary Cap Struggle

With the season now less than a week away, and the Leafs basically at the cap ceiling (and without Franson) I thought it’d be a good time to explore some […]

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Oilers Pick-up MacIntyre, Fueling the Debate over the need for Enforcers

“The guys’ a goon. My kids don’t play that kind of hockey.” “They’re called enforcers, Gordon. Against Iceland, you’re going to need him”. A quote from the iconic D2: The […]

by · September 24, 2013 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Maple Leafs vs Sabres Line Brawl: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

Last night in a pre-season game between the Maple Leafs and Sabres, while I was enjoying my weekly fix of “Breaking Bad”, a line-brawl took place at the ACC. Over […]

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Defending the Undefendable – the David Clarkson Situation

Call it moronic. Call it asinine. Call it whatever you wish. Last night, David Clarkson jumped over the bench to engage Buffalo enforcer John Scott following an altercation with star […]

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Hockey News: Injuries for Vokoun and Gagner; Suspensions for Clarkson and Kassian?

If you didn’t catch the mayhem in the Sabres/Leafs game last night, you may want to have a look. Goalie fight alert! [YouTube] Here’s a breakdown of exactly how and […]

by · September 23, 2013 · 2 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Phil Kessel and Tyler Bozak celebrating goals together has become common in Toronto (John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Toronto Maple Leafs Preseason Focus: Offense

In late June, I did a three-part series on the state of the Toronto Maple Leafs roster. Going off of the team on paper only, I examined the strengths and […]