Post Tagged with: "Dion Phaneuf"

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

For the Leafs, “Hybrid” Rebuild Would Be an Abomination

Let’s kick this off with a few indisputable facts: 1) Whether due to ownership interference or the temptation to be the one to finally bring a winner to Toronto, no […]

by · June 29, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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The Leafs’ Most Logical Trade Partner: the Sabres

Even though the draft is now over, the Leafs still have a ton of work to do. It was a very successful weekend for the Leafs – adding Marner and […]

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With the Season Over, Leafs Ironically Now More Exciting

The Blackhawks have won the 2015 Stanley Cup, and you’d probably have to use a time machine and go back to 2012 in order to find the last person who […]

by · June 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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Maple Leafs Have Options with Captain Dion Phaneuf

It was a blockbuster trade that saw seven different players moved between two teams. The Toronto Maple Leafs sent Niklas Hagman, Ian White,  Matt Stajan and Jamal Mayers to to […]

by · June 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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Don’t Read Too Much Into the Leafs Trading Down Rumours

Could the Leafs trade down in the upcoming draft? Of course they could. Anything can happen, and until the pick is traded or used, we live in a world where […]

by · June 10, 2015 · 0 comments · Arizona Coyotes
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Answering the Maple Leafs Mailbag

It’s the weekend and that means that the Toronto Star’s Kevin McGran is answering his mailbag, but it also means that I will be stealing it and answering the questions myself. […]

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Stripping ‘C’ off Phaneuf Is Not the Answer

If Dion Phaneuf is to remain a Leaf next season, one of the more pressing questions is whether or not new coach Mike Babcock wants him as his captain. Phaneuf, […]

by · May 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Toronto Maple Leafs Must Trade Kessel; Keep Phaneuf

Toronto Maple Leafs Must Trade Kessel; Keep Phaneuf

And so, the Toronto Maple Leafs total rebuild continued last week with the signing of Mike Babcock, possibly the best head coach in hockey. It’s no secret, Babcock came into Toronto […]

by · May 26, 2015 · 0 comments · News, Toronto Maple Leafs
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5 Potential NHL Blockbuster Trades

For all the speculation that goes on regarding the trading of NHL stars around the trade deadline, historically, teams are much more likely to make a blockbuster trade in the […]

by · May 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Prospects
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Dion Phaneuf  (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Dion Phaneuf Has A Better Chance At Staying With Maple Leafs Now

Well, the hiring of Mike Babcock certainly changes things for the Toronto Maple Leafs, especially when it comes to team captain Dion Phaneuf. When the Maple Leafs finally finished their […]

by · May 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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NHL Players Destined to Be Traded

Throughout the regular season, the NHL rumor mill is full of players that many believe are certain to be traded at or around the NHL trade deadline. Unfortunately, most of […]

Stars 5 Potential Trade Partners for Jamie Oleksiak

Stars 5 Potential Trade Partners for Jamie Oleksiak

Are we being too impatient or is Jamie Oleksiak destined to fall short of his potential?  The Stars drafted the hulking 6’7 250 defenseman in the 1st round (14th overall) […]

by · May 18, 2015 · 0 comments · Dallas Stars