Post Tagged with: "David Clarkson"

Panik Proving to be Perfect Pickup

Panik Proving to be Perfect Pickup

When the Leaf claimed Richard Panik off waivers earlier in the season, I had no idea who he was. He seemed perfect for lame pun-related headlines, but beyond that, I […]

by · December 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Will David Clarkson be able to come through this season? (John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Clarke MacArthur & David Clarkson: A Tale of Two Signings

The Toronto Maple Leafs and Ottawa Senators will never forget the NHL’s 2013 free-agent frenzy. And while one team tosses and turns in their slumber as they recall the decisions made […]

Cam Ward and Eric Staal (Tom Szczerbowski-US PRESSWIRE)

Toronto Maple Leafs: Is Eric Staal Worth the Cost?

Toronto Maple Leafs: Is Eric Staal Worth the Cost? If you haven’t heard the news by now, the answer is simple: you’re not a true fan of the Toronto Maple […]

Fortunato compares his game to Torey Krug of the Boston Bruins. (Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: Bruins Sign Krug; Clarkson Injured Again

A Pittsburgh Penguins season preview. Biggest question, can they find a new way to flame out in the playoffs? [Pensburgh] Good news for the Bruins, they came to terms with […]

by · September 29, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Can Fleury rebound in 2013-14? (Flickr/wstera)

Hockey News: NHL Expansion in Vegas; No Contract for Fleury

Expanding the NHL to an American market with no interest in hockey, thus spreading the talent pool even thinner, rather than relocate a dying franchise to a city that loves […]

by · August 27, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
(Tom Szczerbowski-USA TODAY Sports)

David Clarkson and Other Disappointing Hometown Heroes

The front page of the Toronto Sun read, He fights. He scores. He’s from Toronto. Guess who his idol was? The paper donned a photo of newly acquired Maple Leafs […]

by · March 19, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Toronto Maple Leafs
Will David Clarkson be able to come through this season? (John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports)

A Defense of David Clarkson

Maple Leafs fans have always had a strange relationship with the players on the team.  Whether it’s failing to fully  embrace a Hall of Fame star like Mats Sundin while […]

by · March 13, 2014 · 8 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Dave Bolland suffered a lacerated leg during the Maple Leafs loss to the Vancouver Canucks on Saturday. (Marc DesRosiers-USA TODAY Sports)

Trade Deadline: Trading Dave Bolland A Mistake

It’s hard to believe that less than a year into his Maple Leafs career that Toronto fans could be waving goodbye to hometown centre Dave Bolland. But that could be […]

by · March 5, 2014 · 2 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
James Reimer (Jerome Davis/Icon SMI)

Stars Align Against Streaking Maple Leafs, But Don’t Panic

It’s time to put away the binder and parade route details for Yonge Street, at least for now. The Toronto Maple Leafs were on quite a roll there, winners of […]

by · January 24, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Toronto Maple Leafs
The Toronto Maple Leafs are finally starting to put together good seasons. (Tom Turk/The Hockey Writers)

Rebuilding The Broken Maple Leafs

When Brian Burke took over the reigns of the Toronto Maple Leafs on November 29, 2008, he said that the Original Six franchise was set to start a rebuild – […]

by · January 24, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Toronto Maple Leafs
Open Thread: Who Should Take The Blame For NHL Contract Flops?

Open Thread: Who Should Take The Blame For NHL Contract Flops?

The NHL is currently littered with players who, after being signed to enormous multi-million dollar deals, fail to produce on a level that the contract seems to demand. Go onto […]

by · December 20, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Trades Contracts and Transactions
Top 5 Things The Toronto Maple Leafs Need For Christmas

Top 5 Things The Toronto Maple Leafs Need For Christmas

The Maple Leafs have lost 5 of 6 going into Thursday’s tilt against the Phoenix Coyotes and currently lie six points short of automatic playoff qualification from their division. With […]

by · December 19, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Top 10 Lists, Toronto Maple Leafs