Post Tagged with: "Phil Kessel"

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Top 7 Moments from HBO’s 24/7: Road to the Winter Classic

Last week hockey fans got to see the new Road to the Winter Classic on Epix. The popular series HBO’s 24/7: Road to the Winter Classic was not carried by […]

by · December 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Humor, Winter Classic
Phil Kessel and Tyler Bozak celebrating goals together has become common in Toronto (John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports)

The Leafs at Christmas: What’s Wrong and How to Fix

The Leafs are a study of contradictions: They win when they should lose, they beat good teams and lose to bad ones, they re-sign their coach in the summer and […]

by · December 21, 2014 · 1 comment · Toronto Maple Leafs
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“Leafs, Hurricanes Streaks Snapped in Raleigh”

The Carolina Hurricanes came out firing on all cylinders Thursday night in Raleigh. The red-hot Toronto Maple Leafs were in town, bringing their six-game winning streak to match up against […]

Dear Santa…From the Toronto Maple Leafs

Dear Santa…From the Toronto Maple Leafs

We’re just days away from the big night when the jolly guy with the long white beard, wearing the big red suit, comes down the chimney and delivers joy and […]

by · December 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Humor, Toronto Maple Leafs
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Weird Goings On In the NHL Standings

Just some observations about the NHL standings on this, the 14th day of December, 2014.  I’ll probably do this once a month all season. Here’s last months, if you’re interested. […]

by · December 14, 2014 · 5 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Phil Kessel hasn't been immune to the negativity surrounding the Toronto Maple Leafs (Tom Turk/The Hockey Writers)

Why the Leafs WILL Make the Playoffs, After-all

After thinking about it for a few days and in response to some of the more literate responses to my previous article about why the Leafs won’t make the Playoffs, […]

by · December 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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Reality Check: Why the Leafs Won’t Make the Playoffs

The Leafs have won three of four and have points in six of their last seven. All is well………Or is it? Now, I just want to preface this by saying […]

by · December 8, 2014 · 7 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Patrick Roy had nothing but positive things to say about Islanders goaltending prospect, Kevin Poulin (shocker30/Flickr)

The Most Unusual Things To Ever Happen In an NHL Game

The NHL is 97 years old.  Most games are fairly normal – they usually end up about 3-2 and nothing really interesting happen besides the game. Once in a while, […]

by · December 5, 2014 · 1 comment · Toronto Maple Leafs
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How to Win the #BucciOvertimeChallenge

Any NHL fan that is active on social media sites has come to know the #bucciovertimechallenge. This is a contest on twitter run by ESPN anchor John Buccigross. John Buccigross […]

Dion Phaneuf and Dave Bolland have both had their futures in Toronto questioned in 2014 (John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports)

5 Leafs Predictions for Rest of Season

The Leafs hit the quarter mark with a record of 11-8-3 which is good enough for 8th in the conference.  While I predicted the Leafs would make the playoffs during […]

by · November 27, 2014 · 1 comment · Toronto Maple Leafs
Claude Giroux (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

The Leafs Could Have Had Giroux

I have recently lamented many, many times that this year’s version of the Leafs is frustrating because they are neither good enough to win or even compete seriously for the […]

by · November 25, 2014 · 1 comment · Toronto Maple Leafs
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What No One’s Talking About RE: Leafs and Not Saluting Corporate Zombies

If you’re reading this, you obviously know that when the Leafs beat the Lightning on Thursday they didn’t salute the fans and that this lead to an absolute insane media […]

by · November 22, 2014 · 3 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs