Post Tagged with: "David Clarkson"

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David Clarkson and Other Disappointing Hometown Heroes

The front page of the Toronto Sun read, He fights. He scores. He’s from Toronto. Guess who his idol was? The paper donned a photo of newly acquired Maple Leafs […]

by · March 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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A Defense of David Clarkson

Maple Leafs fans have always had a strange relationship with the players on the team.  Whether it’s failing to fully  embrace a Hall of Fame star like Mats Sundin while […]

by · March 13, 2014 · 8 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Dave Bolland suffered a lacerated leg during the Maple Leafs loss to the Vancouver Canucks on Saturday. (Marc DesRosiers-USA TODAY Sports)

Trade Deadline: Trading Dave Bolland A Mistake

It’s hard to believe that less than a year into his Maple Leafs career that Toronto fans could be waving goodbye to hometown centre Dave Bolland. But that could be […]

by · March 5, 2014 · 2 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
James Reimer is having a strong season for the Maple Leafs (Jerome Davis/Icon SMI)

Stars Align Against Streaking Maple Leafs, But Don’t Panic

It’s time to put away the binder and parade route details for Yonge Street, at least for now. The Toronto Maple Leafs were on quite a roll there, winners of […]

by · January 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
The Toronto Maple Leafs are finally starting to put together good seasons. (Tom Turk/The Hockey Writers)

Rebuilding The Broken Maple Leafs

When Brian Burke took over the reigns of the Toronto Maple Leafs on November 29, 2008, he said that the Original Six franchise was set to start a rebuild – […]

by · January 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Open Thread: Who Should Take The Blame For NHL Contract Flops?

Open Thread: Who Should Take The Blame For NHL Contract Flops?

The NHL is currently littered with players who, after being signed to enormous multi-million dollar deals, fail to produce on a level that the contract seems to demand. Go onto […]

Top 5 Things The Toronto Maple Leafs Need For Christmas

Top 5 Things The Toronto Maple Leafs Need For Christmas

The Maple Leafs have lost 5 of 6 going into Thursday’s tilt against the Phoenix Coyotes and currently lie six points short of automatic playoff qualification from their division. With […]

by · December 19, 2013 · 0 comments · Top 10 Lists, Toronto Maple Leafs
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Maple Leafs Update: Reimer Shines, Brown Signs

Leafs Beat Caps in Shootout The Leafs have James Reimer to thank for defeating the Washington Capitlas 2-1 in a shootout Saturday night. The 25 year-old stopped 49 of 50 […]

by · November 25, 2013 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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Injury-plagued Maple Leafs Need More From David Clarkson

As the Air Canada Centre treatment room begins to resemble a bustling marketplace,  the Toronto Maple Leafs will be looking at one player in particular to ease their collective pain. […]

by · November 16, 2013 · 0 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
Steen left Saturday's game in the second period (Icon SMI)

Hockey News: Kevin Dineen Fired; Alex Steen is on Fire

Remember about a week ago when Dale Tallon said Kevin Dineen’s job was safe? Yeah, GM’s should really stop with the coach is safe garb. [CBC Sports] And obviously Jesse […]

Nazem Kadri with Maple Leaf teammates Luke Schenn and Tomas Kaberle. Photo Courtesy Bridget Samules on Flicker.

Leafs vs. Oilers Preview (October 29th)

It’s the start of a long week for the Maple Leafs, who start on a 3-game road trip throughout Western Canada. Their first foe will be the injury-plagued Edmonton Oilers, […]

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Hockey News: Schneider Hurt; Avalanche Keep Winning

As of Saturday, the Colorado Avalanche have the leagues’ best record at 9-1-0. What do they have to do to crack the top five in the NHL power rankings? [NHL.com] […]

by · October 26, 2013 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web