Post Tagged with: "Phil Kessel"

Phil Kessel hasn't been immune to the negativity surrounding the Toronto Maple Leafs (Tom Turk/The Hockey Writers)

The Best Maple Leafs Goals of the Season, So Far

In Toronto, where we dissect and analyze the minutia of every little thing that happens with the Maple Leafs and the NHL, I think sometimes we get a little carried […]

by · October 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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Week 1: Maple Leafs Down, But Not Disappointed

To say the Toronto Maple Leafs were disappointed with their start to the season is an understatement. The Leafs started the young campaign with two consecutive losses to the Canadiens […]

by · October 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Eric Staal (Photo by Andy Martin Jr)

The Maple Leafs and Eric Staal: Not Now, Not Ever

I woke up this morning to articles in every major Toronto newspaper about the Leafs supposed interest in Eric Staal and his supposed willingness to waive his no-trade clause to […]

by · October 15, 2014 · 1 comment · Toronto Maple Leafs
A Kadri for Kesler deal would make sense on the Leafs' part, but unfortunately for them it will cost a whole lot more  (Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports)

Maple Leafs vs. Canadiens: Analysis of the First Game

The Maple Leafs lost last night in the first game of the season, falling 4-3 to the Canadiens in regulation. The Leafs were out-shot 32-27 and, in my opinion, were the […]

by · October 9, 2014 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Phil Kessel is one of many Leafs players on Twitter (Tom Szczerbowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Leafs Will be Good This Year and Other Thoughts on Opening Night

Finally, the 2014-15 hockey season is here! After an injury riddled training camp and the surprise addition of Brandon Kozun to the lineup, the Leafs embark on another season and […]

by · October 8, 2014 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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2014-15 Day One Predictions

It’s finally the day we’ve been counting down to for the past 5 months. No, not Christmas. It’s October 8th, 2014. The first day of the 2014-15 NHL Regular Season. […]

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Hockey News: Islanders Trades; Jeff Skinner Injury

The truth behind Corsi. [TSN] After being benched for a rookie in the playoffs, there was really no way the Habs were going to keep Peter Budaj. [Montreal Gazette] Will […]

by · October 6, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Brandon Kozun (Ross Bonander/THW)

Maple Leafs Roster Construction: Who Stays and Goes

It’s been an excruciating countdown to the beginning of the regular season, but the Leafs first game is this Wednesday and the final pre-season game was last night. The exhibition […]

by · October 4, 2014 · 3 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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