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The Most Trade-Worthy Maple Leafs

The day known to Maple Leafs fans and former employees as “Bloody Sunday” marked the first major steps in the club’s attempt at a full-scale rebuild. With that, however, the […]

by · April 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
James Reimer and wife, April, had their own battle with Twitter bullies during the team's struggles last season. (Tom Szczerbowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Maple Leafs Minute – Pure Class Off-Ice

The internet is littered with articles detailing the abysmal on-ice performance of the 2014-2015 Toronto Maple Leafs. This is not one of those stories. Despite the Toronto Maple Leafs dismal on-ice […]

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Smith or No Smith – Time To Part Ways With Brendan Smith?

Following the 2011-2012 AHL season, Hockey’s Future provided this talent analysis for Brendan Smith, Smith, who is regarded as a high-end offensive defenseman, is a silky smooth skater who moves effortlessly. […]

There's no doubting what Phil Kessel could bring to the Islanders, but would it be worth it for Garth Snow to bring in such a figure into New York's dressing room? (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Phil Kessel Doesn’t Need A Lesson In Media Relations

Last Tuesday, a Globe and Mail sports writer published this article. Of course, being a Leafs fan, I clicked the link, initially thinking that it might be a humorous take on the […]

by · March 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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Hockey News: Seguin Returns in a Big Way; Canadiens Snap Losing Streak

The playoff push is on and there were some exciting games this weekend. Here’s what you may have missed: Tyler Seguin scored a pair of goals in his return [The […]

by · March 8, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Hockey News: Coyotes Throwback Jerseys; Schlemko Goal; Nice Duncan Keith

Playoff spots are far from secure. Which teams have the best shot? [Grantland] Will the Sharks be on the outside looking in? [Hockey Buzz] Should an athlete’s persona off the […]

Andrew Hammond revitalized the Senators' playoff hopes in 2014-15. (Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: Zidlicky Comes up Big; Hammond Steals Another One

There is still some fallout from the trade deadline and we are seeing the newly acquired players starting their first few games with their new squads. Here’s what you may […]

by · March 5, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
There's no doubting what Phil Kessel could bring to the Islanders, but would it be worth it for Garth Snow to bring in such a figure into New York's dressing room? (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Phil Kessel Is Grumpy And I like It

Phil Kessel’s interview with reporters yesterday showed his disdain with the media in Toronto and I think it’s a good thing. Why? I think the current sentiment from many Leafs fans is […]

by · March 4, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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Twitter in Sports: A Hater’s Haven?

It’s talked about all the time – how social media has changed the interaction between athletes and their fans. And it has. But too many times, we’ve witnessed what is […]

An offensive threat, this season has shown the holes in Phil Kessel's defensive game. (Marc DesRosiers-USA TODAY Sports)

The Maple Leafs: A Decade of Failure

If the Leafs are having a good season, there really isn’t a better place to play hockey. The media loves you, the fans love you and even a fourth line […]

by · March 4, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Dion Phaneuf  (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Hockey News: Dion Phaneuf, TSN and Phil Kessel; Florida’s Goalies

Is Andrew Hammond making one of Craig Anderson or Robin Lehner expendable? [Today’s Slap Shot] Other than the Despres deal, how have the Penguins done in terms of trades this […]

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Leafs Trade Deadline Review: HOLZER TRADED

STOP THE PRESSES: Just when you think it’s over, the Leafs go and make a Blockbuster!!! Korbinian Holzer has been traded to the Ducks for a conditional pick.  Not sure […]

by · March 2, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs