Post Tagged with: "Nazem Kadri"

What will it take for Nazem Kadri to stick with the Maple Leafs? (bridgetds, Flickr)

Leafs Sign Kadri to Win-Win Contract

The Leafs have signed Kadri to a one-year contract extension for $4.1 million dollars, and it’s a deal that is good for both the player and the team, per TSN. […]

by · July 5, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Toronto Maple Leafs center Nazem Kadri (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Maple Leafs Extend Nazem Kadri for 1 Year

The Toronto Maple Leafs have signed restricted free agent center Nazem Kadri to a one-year contract extension, the team announced on Sunday. The @MapleLeafs announced today that the club has […]

by · July 5, 2015 · 0 comments · News, Toronto Maple Leafs
Mitch Marner is a magician with the puck and smart without it.  (Photo: OHL Images)

Fan Apprehension Is Misplaced: Leafs Have Great Draft

Where to start when analyzing the fan’s apprehension towards the Leafs and their draft so far? As one guy on Twitter pointed out “This team has lied and disappointed me […]

by · June 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
TJ Brennan (Ross Bonander/THW)

T.J. Brennan Has Earned His Shot With the Leafs

When T.J. Brennan re-signed for another year with the Leafs on Thursday, there was only one goal in mind: Make the big club on opening night – finally, once and for […]

Phil Kessel (Marc DesRosiers-USA TODAY Sports)

Breaking Down the Leafs-Canes Trade Rumour

If Dean Blundell of Sportsnet The FAN 590 is to be believed, the Toronto Maple Leafs and Carolina Hurricanes could be talking about a blockbuster deal involving some big pieces […]

by · June 5, 2015 · 0 comments · NHL Rumors
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Dion Phaneuf  (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Hurricanes and Leafs Talking?

View image | There have been a few rumors floating around involving the Toronto Maple Leafs and the Carolina Hurricanes. The latest I read today was they give the […]

(Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Three Maple Leafs Who Must Take Bigger Leadership Roles

Early on in Brendan Shanahan’s tenure with the Toronto Maple Leafs, he met with the board and pitched his plan for a scorched earth policy. He wanted full control of […]

by · May 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Toronto Maple Leafs center Nazem Kadri (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Couture, Kadri, Bernier, & a Hypothetical Leafs-Sharks Deal

When teams fall short of expectations, as was the case this season with the Sharks and Maple Leafs, the offseason can often feature a summer blockbuster. Both of these teams […]

Morgan Rielly has earned the trust of head coach Peter Horachek. [photo: Amy Irvin]

Now That Leafs Are Past Rock-Bottom, Excitement Looms

For me, and I realize this is entirely subjective, the Leafs hit rock-bottom sometime around 10:00 PM Eastern Standard Time on January 9th when they lost to the Hurricanes 4-1, […]

by · May 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
(Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

The Leafs’ Best Trade Chip

It’s no secret that the Leafs are going in a new direction this summer. They have a new (ish) President, they fired the old coach and GM and their previous […]

by · May 4, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Nazem Kadri has shocked everyone with his impressive play this season (Kevin Hoffman-US PRESSWIRE)

Hindsight Is 20/20: The 2009 NHL Entry Draft Re-Done

Featuring such super-stars as John Tavares and Oliver Ekman-Larsson, as well later picks like Ryan O’Reilly and Tomas Tatar, the 2009 draft stands as one of the better drafts in […]

by · April 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Jake Gardiner has been providing a great offensive boost for the Toronto Maple Leafs lately. (Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports)

Maple Leafs Mailbag – Easter Version

Every week Kevin McGran answers a mailbag from folks who write him at the Toronto Star.  There’s nothing wrong with his answers, but I think two perspectives are better than […]

by · April 4, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs