Post Tagged with: "Matt Frattin"

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The Crown Jewel of the Trade Deadline: Marian Gaborik

As time ticked away on March fifth, General Manager Dean Lombardi had a choice. The Kings were stuck in the middle of a loaded Western Conference, and behind division rivals […]

by · July 29, 2014 · 0 comments · Los Angeles Kings
Linden Vey (9) and Tyler Toffoli skate off the ice after a shift Saturday against the Providence Bruins (Josh Weinreb Photo)

The Kings’ Young Third Line Oozes With Potential

As a Kings fan, watching veteran forwards Anze Kopitar, Justin Williams, Mike Richards, Jeff Carter and Dustin Brown buzz around the net engenders confidence in both the present and future […]

by · November 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Los Angeles Kings, Prospects
Phil Kessel and Tyler Bozak celebrating goals together has become common in Toronto (John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Maple Leafs: Non-Leafs Still Salary Cap Hits

With the season looming – and rosters being set – some teams are fighting to drop under the cap by moving players to long-term injury reserve or sending others to […]

Having been sent to the Kings in the Jonathan Bernier trade, Frattin has high hopes to crack the team's top-six forward lineup. (Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports)

Can Matt Frattin Be King of the Second Line in L.A.?

Think about it: if you were playing mad scientist and stitching together your own “perfect” hockey team monster, you’d assemble a squad that looked in many ways like the Los […]

by · September 19, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Los Angeles Kings, Player Profiles
Jonathan Bernier Toronto bound.... (Ric Tapia/Icon SMI)

Trade Analysis: Toronto Maple Leafs Acquire Jonathan Bernier

  It wasn’t long ago that I was ranting about it being in the Leafs best interest to NOT acquire Jonathan Bernier. In fact, it was only three days ago […]

by · June 24, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Los Angeles Kings, Toronto Maple Leafs, Trades Contracts and Transactions
Maple Leafs youngster Matt Frattin is off to a hot start (Charles LeClaire-USPRESSWIRE)

Marlies to the Rescue for Maple Leafs in Game Two

While it’s generally outside the bounds of good policy to ease into a seven game playoff series, the Toronto Maple Leafs did just that. The club was tentative, unsettled and […]

by · May 6, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Toronto Maple Leafs
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Bruins Shouldn’t Panic About Game 3

By Mike Miccoli In Game 2 on Saturday night, the story wasn’t that the Bruins couldn’t keep up the momentum, it was that the Maple Leafs played on a higher […]

by · May 6, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins
Jackman is currently the longest tenured Blue (Icon SMI)

Barret Jackman: 3 Reasons Your Team Wants Him

Ladies and Gentlemen: this is Barret Jackman. At 6 feet tall, weighing a robust 205 lbs, Jackman is the epitome of the term “defensive-defensemen”. During this current lockout shortened season, […]

by · March 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · St Louis Blues
A Kadri for Kesler deal would make sense on the Leafs' part, but unfortunately for them it will cost a whole lot more  (Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports)

Maple Leafs Thoughts: March 3, 2013

Without a doubt, Nazem Kadri has been the best player for the Toronto Maple Leafs this season. All this, after struggling to stay in the lineup just a year ago.

by · March 3, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Toronto Maple Leafs
Karlsson hasn't been the same player following his Achilles tendon injury (Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports)

Battle of Ontario Overshadowed By Injuries

Right when the stars appeared to be aligning for the Battle of Ontario to regain some relevance in the greater hockey landscape, a wild of week of freak injuries and […]

by · February 15, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Ottawa Senators
Maple Leafs youngster Matt Frattin is off to a hot start (Charles LeClaire-USPRESSWIRE)

Fantasy Hockey: 10 Players Under 15% Owned

With the fantasy hockey season under way, managers are most likely looking to add some free agent gems before another manager gets to them. While some leagues might have a […]

by · February 5, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Fantasy
Three Marlies’ Players Living Up To Expectations

Three Marlies’ Players Living Up To Expectations

While the NHL season may only be 7 games old for the Toronto Maple Leafs, one guy is catching everyone by surprise. Nazem Kadri is the Leafs leading point getter […]

by · February 1, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Toronto Maple Leafs, Uncategorized