Post Tagged with: "Jonathan Bernier"

Toronto Maple Leafs fans seem to support James Reimer but that won't make any difference when Brendan Shanahan and company evaluate the team's future (Tom Szczerbowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Back in Blue: James Reimer’s Fight for the Crease

Often in sports, the term ‘mishandled’ is used to refer to the development of prospects. Sometimes, however, we look at veteran players and wonder how their careers may have differed […]

by · July 30, 2014 · 2 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Phil Kessel is one of many Leafs players on Twitter (Tom Szczerbowski-USA TODAY Sports)

You Should Be Optimistic About the Leafs

Whether it’s because they have only made the playoffs once in ten years, because they have never won the Cup in anything more than a six team league, or because […]

by · July 11, 2014 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
James Reimer has been solid for the Maple Leafs and gives the team the confidence they need.
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James Reimer’s Return to Toronto is a Long Shot

..mainly due to the Long Shot   If NHL teams only took shots from less than 30 feet and penalties were never awarded, James Reimer would be the best goaltender […]

James Reimer has struggled at times this season but that's not his fault (Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports)

Leafs Losing Streak Not Nearly As Bad As You Think

So the Leafs lost five games in a row. Let’s not get crazy here. This isn’t last year’s game seven collapse and it’s not nearly as bad as you think. […]

by · March 25, 2014 · 5 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Which team will get the edge in the Phil Kessel/Tyler Seguin battle this season? (Icon SMI)

Maple Leafs MVP: Kessel or Bernier?

No, the NHL regular season isn’t quite done yet, as the Maple Leafs are currently right in the thick of the Eastern Conference playoff race with less than a month […]

by · March 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
James Reimer has struggled at times this season but that's not his fault (Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports)

Can’t Fault James Reimer for His Poor Season

James Reimer’s 2013-14 NHL season has been a rough one, but in no way has his poor play been his own fault.

by · March 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
It's time for the Leafs to let Randy Carlyle go (James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports)

Are the Maple Leafs’ Darkest Days Ahead?

At first glance it would appear the Toronto Maple Leafs are having a nice season. In reality, this is a team that needs to prove itself.

by · March 9, 2014 · 2 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Jonathan Bernier and James Reimer are each one half of the single biggest reason why the Maple Leafs sit third in the Atlantic Division (Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

March Madness: 3 Keys for the Maple Leafs

The Toronto Maple Leafs begin the month of March tonight against their heated rivals the Montreal Canadiens. They are currently separated in the standings by just two points, so the […]

by · March 1, 2014 · 1 comment · Toronto Maple Leafs
Jonathan Bernier had a good first season with Toronto and could be pushed to play harder by James Reimer when the two square off in a fight for starting duties. (Tom Turk/The Hockey Writers)

Jonathan Bernier: Among Canada’s Best

With the men’s Olympic hockey tournament fast approaching in Sochi, Russia, questions regarding why certain players made the team have turned into inquiries of how each team will stack up. […]

by · February 11, 2014 · 0 comments · International Hockey, Olympics
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 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Phil Kessel is one of many Leafs players on Twitter (Tom Szczerbowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Toronto Maple Leafs Fans: The World Isn’t Ending

It seems like most Toronto Maple Leafs fans couldn’t be more concerned about their team right now when in reality they should be happy.

by · January 9, 2014 · 1 comment · Toronto Maple Leafs
James Reimer has struggled at times this season but that's not his fault (Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports)

When Will the Maple Leafs Trade James Reimer?

The success of Jonathan Bernier is just one reason why the time for the Toronto Maple Leafs to trade James Reimer is approaching fast.