Post Tagged with: "Matt Frattin"

Maple Leafs youngster Matt Frattin is off to a hot start (Charles LeClaire-USPRESSWIRE)

Matt Frattin Needs to Take Advantage of Second Chance

After an elbow by Anaheim Ducks’ Sami Vatanen left forward David Booth with a broken nose, 27-year-old Matt Frattin finally got a call up to join the big club Thursday […]

Tyler Biggs (Ross Bonander/THW)

Toronto Maple Leafs: Tyler Biggs Reassigned to ECHL

Toronto Maple Leafs: Tyler Biggs Reassigned to ECHL It appears the Tyler Biggs era in Toronto maybe over before it ever really began. On Tuesday, it was announced that Biggs has […]

Maple Leafs youngster Matt Frattin is off to a hot start (Charles LeClaire-USPRESSWIRE)

Your Maple Leafs Guide to Depth Forwards, Vol.3

  This summer the Leafs have attempted to augment their roster by signing a whole slew of depth forwards, some of which offer intriguing possibilities in terms of potential and […]

by · August 30, 2014 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Marian Gaborik won a Stanley Cup with the Los Angeles Kings and sweet revenge in the process. (Bruce Fedyck-USA TODAY Sports)

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 · Comments are Disabled · 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
Nazem Kadri has a tendency to play on the edge which has it's ups and downs. (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