Post Tagged with: "Phil Kessel"

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 seasons 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
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Kadri: One of Best Players in the NHL?

  Drafted seventh overall in the 2009 entry draft, expectations have always been big for Kadri, but they’ve been fairly realistic – except for the ones he places on himself. […]

by · August 26, 2014 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Is Phil Kessel's new play-making style deserving of mid-season awards? (Jeanine Leech/Icon SMI)

The Leafs Could Contend This Year With One Risky Move

  The Leafs have made some great moves this summer in my opinion. I like all the depth forwards they signed and I really liked the Gardiner contract and the […]

by · August 16, 2014 · 1 comment · Toronto Maple Leafs
What the Leafs won't be doing this summer? Playing hockey. (Tom Szczerbowski-US PRESSWIRE)

Hockey News: 9 Million for Subban; Playoff-Bound Maple Leafs

One for the advanced stats crowd: [Fire and Ice] Another for those who feel Nick Spaling is overpaid. [Pensblog] Speaking of overpaid, P.K got his new contract. [Global News] No, […]

by · August 4, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Phil Kessel is one of many Leafs players on Twitter (Tom Szczerbowski-USA TODAY Sports)

The 5 Best Post-Gilmour Trades In Leaf History- Part 2

As noted in part one yesterday, the Leafs’ best trades were #5. Acquiring Owen Nolan and #4 Acquiring Dion Phaneuf. Today, we will be reviewing the top three trades of […]

by · July 29, 2014 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Neither Brian Burke nor Dave Nonis have been able to find a generally accepted first line centre during their time with the Maple Leafs (Tom Szczerbowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Is Dave Nonis Overly Criticized or Has He Done a Good Job? Part 2

This is part two of my analysis of Dave Nonis’ tenure as the Maple Leafs General Manager. Read part one here, in which we discussed his first six months on […]

by · July 18, 2014 · 1 comment · Toronto Maple Leafs
Clarkson & Friends: Leafs Summer Plans

Clarkson & Friends: Leafs Summer Plans

By Alex Kozovski   As teams gear up for the playoffs, the Maple Leafs have packed up theirs after missing the postseason for the eighth time in nine seasons. On […]