Post Tagged with: "Phil Kessel"

James van Riemsdyk made his friend miss his flight to watch the gold medal game (Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports)

Nylander, Kessel, JVR, Kadri: It’s Time to Get Excited

The Leafs may have won both of their preseason games so far, but I don’t really care about that. The team’s record in pre-season is irrelevant. It seems that in […]

by · September 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
What the Leafs won't be doing this summer? Playing hockey. (Tom Szczerbowski-US PRESSWIRE)

Hockey News: Penguins Third Jersey; Kessel/Maple Leafs Drama

The Toronto Maple Leafs were ranked as the worst sports franchise in North America. But not if you think paying outrageous prices for a non-playoff team and chasing players out […]

by · September 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Phil Kessel is one of many Leafs players on Twitter (Tom Szczerbowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Toronto Media Needs More Hockey, Less Soap Opera – Please!

  Today there was big news in Toronto. Did the Leafs acquire a number-one Centre? Did they land a defenseman to support the unfairly maligned captain? Maybe they made a […]

by · September 18, 2014 · 2 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
The Maple Leafs are happy to have Joffrey Lupul back in the lineup (John E. Sokolowski-US PRESSWIRE)

Dear Dave Nonis, Consider This My Assistant GM Application

The Leafs are not going to win the Cup this year. I suppose there is the chance of a chance that they can slip into the playoffs, Jonathan Bernier can […]

by · September 16, 2014 · 2 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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NHL 15 Review

When it comes to video game hockey, there is only one game in town – EA Sports’ NHL series. I don’t even know if other companies even bother with other […]

by · September 14, 2014 · 5 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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5 Predictions for the 2014-15 Maple Leafs

With the new season quickly approaching, I thought it would be a good time to trot out some predictions for the upcoming season – more so for the purpose of […]

by · September 10, 2014 · 3 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Jonathan Bernier and James Reimer are each one half of the single biggest reason why the Maple Leafs sit third in the Atlantic Division (Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

Toronto Maple Leafs: Make Believe Or Real?

In a summer of craziness, there was the Toronto Maple Leafs. As we polish off the Eastern Conference, today we put James Tanner of The Hockey Writers on the hot seat. We gave him […]

by · September 1, 2014 · 2 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Phil Kessel is one of many Leafs players on Twitter (Tom Szczerbowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Accentuating the Positives: The Maple Leafs in September

  Even as September brings the summer to a close, we still seem to be moving towards the start of the new season at a snail’s pace. While most people […]

by · September 1, 2014 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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
The NHL's Reigning Rocket Richard Winner     Alex Ovechkin

5 Most Overrated Players in the NHL for 2014-15

Have an opposing opinion? Feel free to discuss in the comments below! As August wraps up and we near September, we not only begin to turn the corner into the […]

by · August 28, 2014 · 54 comments · Fantasy, Top 10 Lists
Which team will get the edge in the Phil Kessel/Tyler Seguin battle this season? (Icon SMI)

Evaluating Every NHL Team’s “Window”: Atlantic

When evaluating a team’s chances to win the Stanley Cup, teams are often judged based on the status of their “window”. A rebuilding team’s window would be closed, but on […]

Can Fleury rebound in 2013-14? (Flickr/wstera)

Hockey News: NHL Expansion in Vegas; No Contract for Fleury

Expanding the NHL to an American market with no interest in hockey, thus spreading the talent pool even thinner, rather than relocate a dying franchise to a city that loves […]

by · August 27, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web