Post Tagged with: "Dion Phaneuf"

It's time for Dave Nonis to pull the trigger on his coaching staff (Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports)

Offseason Questions Looming for Maple Leafs

With less than two weeks left in the 2013-14 NHL regular season, the Toronto Maple Leafs and their fans will have to settle for another year without playoff hockey. For […]

by · April 9, 2014 · 2 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Nazem Kadri has shocked everyone with his impressive play this season (Kevin Hoffman-US PRESSWIRE)

Some Positive Thoughts on the Leafs as the Season Winds Down

  The Maple Leafs – barring a not impossible collapse by Columbus and simultaneous three game Toronto winning streak – will miss the NHL Playoffs this year. While the eight […]

by · April 8, 2014 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Smiles have been few and far between in Leafland lately (Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

Dion Phaneuf: Should He Be the Maple Leafs Captain?

It’s no easy job being Toronto Maple Leafs captain. Dion Phaneuf has held that position since 2010, but with the team’s recent collapse, should he still?

by · April 6, 2014 · 2 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Dion Phaneuf (Icon SMI)

Dion Phaneuf: On Captaincy and Leadership

So it’s come to this: the Leafs have lost eight games in a row and all but giving up on the playoffs, the hockey-mad city of Toronto, one that thrives […]

by · April 1, 2014 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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As Leafs’ Losing Streak Mounts, Perspective Must Be Kept

As the Maple Leafs continue to lose hockey games at an alarming pace, fans of the team must keep perspective. It is far too easy to just throw your hands […]

by · March 30, 2014 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
It's time for the Leafs to let Randy Carlyle go (James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports)

On Coaching and Defense: Some Leafs Thoughts During a Losing Steak

  The current six-game (and counting?) losing streak has been hard to take for even the most optimistic of Leaf fans. Watching a team go from possible home-ice advantage in […]

by · March 27, 2014 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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Hockey News: Ryan’s Season is Over; Canucks Still Alive

The Vancouver Canucks looked to be dead in the water but they’re going on a little run here. The playoffs probably won’t happen, but at least they’re keeping it interesting. […]

by · March 27, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
(Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports)

HBO’s “24/7 Red Wings/Maple Leafs: Road to the NHL Winter Classic” Postmortem

The NHL Winter Classic was an unparalleled success for the NHL. But what about HBO’s “24/7 Red Wings/Maple Leafs: Road to the NHL Winter Classic”? As a hockey fan, it’s […]

by · January 7, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary, Winter Classic
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Winter Classic: What You Should Talk About

It’s time for that long awaited game. The Toronto Maple Leafs taking on the Detroit Red Wings in what will surely be a game for the ages – a ‘classic’ […]

by · January 1, 2014 · 0 comments · Winter Classic
Smiles have been few and far between in Leafland lately (Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: Winter Classic Time; Dion Phaneuf Contract Extension

Dion Phaneuf will be a Maple Leaf for the next seven years. Is he worth the money? [National Post] More reaction to the Phaneuf contract extension. [The Leafs Nation] Would […]

by · January 1, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Dion Phaneuf: Locked Up and Loaded

It’s been talked about for the last week leading up to the NHL’s Winter Classic in Ann Arbor. On Tuesday, rumours became reality when Dave Nonis and Dion Phaneuf took […]

Ryan Miller is headed to St. Louis. (Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports)

Buffalo Sabres: The Week In Review

In a season full of turmoil, the Buffalo Sabres managed a pair of victories last week. Now it’s up to them to carry that momentum.

by · December 30, 2013 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres, News/Commentary