Post Tagged with: "Nazem Kadri"

Morgan Rielly (Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports)

Morgan Rielly Is Awesome

Recently it has been hard to be a Leafs fan. The team has been terrible and so have the stars.  What’s worse is that it has become so dismal that real, […]

by · February 11, 2015 · 5 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Nazem Kadri made great strides under Dallas Eakins. (Tony Ding/Icon SMI)

Nazem Kadri: Equal To or Greater Than Ryan Johansen

I know what you’re thinking: this crazy cat is just trolling for hits.  There is NO WAY that Nazem Kadri is better than Ryan Johansen! You’d be forgiven for thinking […]

by · February 5, 2015 · 7 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Leafs GM Dave Nonis retained half of Daniel Winnik's salary in this week's trade with Pittsburgh (Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports)

Dave Nonis And The Salary Cap Pie

The NHL salary cap is about relative value of players, a concept that some GM’s obviously don’t understand. The idea is simple, the financial pie is limited, and every bit […]

Is Dion Phaneuf the leader the Toronto Maple Leafs are looking for? (Icon SMI)

Phaneuf’s Biggest Fan: It’s Time to Trade Phaneuf

It pains me to write this. Dion Phaneuf is one of my favorite hockey players of all-time. I have watched him be unfairly maligned by the world’s most ridiculous hockey […]

by · January 26, 2015 · 6 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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Looking Ahead to Jonathan Bernier’s Next Contract

Contract negotiations have begun in Toronto, but so far those have yet to involve Jonathan Bernier. News broke this past week that the Toronto Maple Leafs and centre Nazem Kadri […]

Is Phil Kessel's new play-making style deserving of mid-season awards? (Jeanine Leech/Icon SMI)

Tanner Answers the Maple Leafs Mailbag – Again!

I just can’t help myself. These mailbags are amazing. As you can imagine, I spend a fair amount of my time talking hockey with people on Twitter and in message […]

by · January 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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Mike Santorelli: the Next Mason Raymond for the Leafs

While the news in Leafs Nation lately has been largely about their monumental collapse, the team has also reportedly begun contract negotiations, looking towards the future. Among those are Nazem […]

Toronto Maple Leafs head coach Randy Carlyle (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Five Thoughts On The Maple Leafs

The All-Star break is, obviously, a good time to reflect on the first half of the season and where your team is at. Unfortunately for Maple Leafs fans, it’s not […]

by · January 23, 2015 · 2 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Nazem Kadri made great strides under Dallas Eakins. (Tony Ding/Icon SMI)

Kadri on Verge of Stardom: Already the Leafs’ Best Player

The Maple Leafs are once again more concerned with draft position than Playoff position, and so it is understandable that fans are angry and doing everything from tossing jerseys to […]

by · January 20, 2015 · 1 comment · Toronto Maple Leafs
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Maple Leafs Fans Charged After Throwing Jerseys on the Ice

It was an all too familiar site at the Air Canada Centre on Monday night as once again Leaf jerseys littered the ice. During the Maple Leafs 4-1 loss to […]

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Tanner Answers the Toronto Star’s Leafs Mailbag: Vol 2

After the overwhelming popularity of my hijacking of the Star’s Maple Leaf Mailbag last week, how could I resist going back for more?  Once again, I feel the need to […]

Nazem Kadri has a tendency to play on the edge which has it's ups and downs. (Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports)

Grading the Leafs at the Halfway Point

This is a game late, but one game over the halfway point sees the Leafs with a record of 22-17-3, which is good enough for fourth place in the Wildcard […]

by · January 11, 2015 · 2 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs