Post Tagged with: "Dion Phaneuf"

Which team will get the edge in the Phil Kessel/Tyler Seguin battle this season? (Icon SMI)

5 Bold NHL Trade Deadline Predictions

March 2nd is the day hockey fans have been longing for: the 2015 NHL Trade Deadline. On this day, almost anything can happen, as has been proven throughout NHL history. […]

Phil Kessel's play has been under scrutiny, but would a change of scenery help the forward rediscover his scoring touch? (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Who Do The Toronto Maple Leafs Need To Trade Right Now?

With the Toronto Maple Leafs supposedly on the verge of a complete overhaul, the Trade Deadline should be an interesting one for Leafs fans. They’ve already made some significant moves […]

Leafs GM Dave Nonis retained half of Daniel Winnik's salary in this week's trade with Pittsburgh (Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports)

The Maple Leafs Rebuild Off to a Good Start

It’s been just one week since it was reported that Toronto Maple Leafs president Brendan Shanahan was given permission to conduct a full rebuild by the Maple Leaf Sports and […]

by · February 19, 2015 · 2 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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Revisiting the Dion Phaneuf Trade

Five years ago, on January 31st, 2010, the Toronto Maple Leafs made headlines across the hockey world with a blockbuster trade. It appeared as if the Leafs, and GM Brian […]

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Red Wings Trade Target: Would Phaneuf Be a Good Fit?

During a segment on Hockey Night In Canada that ran this past Saturday night, Damien Cox and Elliotte Freidman speculated about Dion Phaneuf’s availability and possible suitors. When they mentioned Los […]

by · February 17, 2015 · 2 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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The Defense Can’t Rest: 3 Players the Kings Are Targeting

Having won two of the last three Stanley Cups, the Los Angeles Kings know how high the climb to the top of the mountain really is. Just two weeks away […]

Toronto is very loyal to the hometown team, the Maple Leafs (Marc DesRosiers-USA TODAY Sports)

Leafs’ Salary Cap Woes: Kessel, Clarkson, and Phaneuf

I’ve been thinking a lot and writing a lot about the Leafs salary cap predicament. The reason being, while the team is not doing so well, the current salaries and […]

Dallas Stars: Buyers or Sellers at the Deadline?

Dallas Stars: Buyers or Sellers at the Deadline?

The Dallas Stars are in a familiar position as we draw near the trade deadline and that is firmly placed in the playoff bubble. There is less than a month […]

by · February 5, 2015 · 0 comments · Dallas Stars
Jake Gardiner will look to solidify his spot with the Maple Leafs providing he is kept around for the 2014-2015 season (Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports)

The Leafs: Defense Bad; Not as Bad as You Think

The Maple Leafs have inspired many theories about why they are so bad, but they all complicate things way too much. The Leafs are a bad team because they have […]

by · January 29, 2015 · 7 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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Hockey News: Sabres Trying to Make Trades; Richards to Calgary?

A complete list of all the players with no-trade and no-move clauses in their contracts. [The Fourth Period] The Sabres GM doesn’t know why nobody wants his players. [Pro Hockey […]

by · January 29, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Dion Phaneuf  (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Comparing Two Teams: The Maple Leafs And Liverpool FC

I must be a glutton for punishment. None of the teams that I support are without controversy: the Toronto Maple Leafs, Boston Red Sox, Chicago Bears, and Liverpool FC. While […]

by · January 28, 2015 · 2 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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The Maple Leafs Are Better With Phaneuf in the Lineup

Dion Phaneuf has been arguably the most scrutinized player on the Toronto Maple Leafs, but hate him or not the Buds are a better team with him in the lineup. […]

by · January 27, 2015 · 1 comment · Toronto Maple Leafs