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Leafs Trade Deadline Review: HOLZER TRADED

STOP THE PRESSES: Just when you think it’s over, the Leafs go and make a Blockbuster!!! Korbinian Holzer has been traded to the Ducks for a conditional pick.  Not sure […]

by · March 2, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Which team will get the edge in the Phil Kessel/Tyler Seguin battle this season? (Icon SMI)

5 Bold NHL Trade Deadline Predictions

March 2nd is the day hockey fans have been longing for: the 2015 NHL Trade Deadline. On this day, almost anything can happen, as has been proven throughout NHL history. […]

Phil Kessel's play has been under scrutiny, but would a change of scenery help the forward rediscover his scoring touch? (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

A Proposed Trade Idea for Dave Nonis

The Leafs have made some significant trades before the March 2nd trade deadline. While I’m certainly not a Dave Nonis supporter I do applaud him for not sitting on his […]

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

The Case for Keeping Kessel

Phil Kessel has all but been traded in the hearts and minds of many Leafs fans.  Signed only recently to an eight year $64 million contract extension, Kessel has – […]

by · February 28, 2015 · 1 comment · Toronto Maple Leafs
Phil Kessel's play has been under scrutiny, but would a change of scenery help the forward rediscover his scoring touch? (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Who Do The Toronto Maple Leafs Need To Trade Right Now?

With the Toronto Maple Leafs supposedly on the verge of a complete overhaul, the Trade Deadline should be an interesting one for Leafs fans. They’ve already made some significant moves […]

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Sharks Should Dangle Thornton, Marleau at Deadline

Joe Thornton has been the face of the San Jose Sharks for a decade — literally 10 seasons — but with the team struggling and at risk of missing the […]

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Why Phil Kessel Is Exactly What the Habs Need

As usual, ’tis the season for discussing potential trade targets.  If last year’s trade deadline proves anything, it’s that no one has a clue about how things will play out!  […]

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Maple Leafs Trade Bait: Tyler Bozak

With the National Hockey League’s trade deadline less than two weeks away, The Hockey Writers will be looking at some of the options the Toronto Maple Leafs have as trade […]

by · February 23, 2015 · 2 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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Maple Leafs (Repurposed) Mailbag

Kevin McGran writes for the Toronto Star. Every week, he gets tens of letters from irate Leafs fans asking him questions ranging from the hilarious to the insane – with […]

by · February 20, 2015 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Steen returned to the lineup last week but couldn't help the Blues overcome a 6-game skid  (Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports)

St. Louis Blues Looking for an Even Keel

Recently, Jeremy Rutherford tweeted out a comment from the Blues’ Paul Stastny. The words are enlightening and something many Blues fans think and fear: Stastny: “When we’re doing well, it seems […]

Leafs GM Dave Nonis retained half of Daniel Winnik's salary in this week's trade with Pittsburgh (Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports)

The Maple Leafs Rebuild Off to a Good Start

It’s been just one week since it was reported that Toronto Maple Leafs president Brendan Shanahan was given permission to conduct a full rebuild by the Maple Leaf Sports and […]

by · February 19, 2015 · 2 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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Philling the Seats in Florida

View image | gettyimages.com The Toronto Maple Leafs are like, well, a Toronto maple leaf, they both wilt in the Winter. At least that has been the case this season. […]