Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Authors Posts by Richard-Steven Williams

Richard-Steven Williams

 Jeff Finger's name may be rampant with tireless innuendo, but few Leafs fans were laughing when interim GM Cliff Fletcher tied the unknown, but...

One would be forgiven for trying to avoid the latest behind-the-scenes circus to befall the league and its players association. Amid the ongoing and...

So few players seem to ignite the dichotomy of emotions Jason Blake inspires. Undrafted, undersized and inconsistent, Blake rode the wave of a steep...

As promised it has been a summer of comprehensive retooling both on the grind lines and perhaps more pertinently on the blueline. With Brian...

Although the season prior to lockout would prove the Maple Leafs last playoff foray in half a decade, neither year that straddled the infamous...

While he would never admit it, Ontario native Nazem Kadri must of felt a twinge of anger at how the biggest day in his...

Even in the days of modern technology, many still profess that meteorology is an inexact science more guess work than theory. The very same...

Celebrating a decade of squandered potential and faded dreams, the draft of 1999 turned out shallower than an infant’s paddling pool, yet despite being...

Anybody who has played an EA Sports hockey title in the last decade will be familiar with the create-a-team function whereby the gamer is...

In the MLSE land of unreasonable expectations, even a superstar troupe like Burke and Wilson will not be afforded another record breaking season; at...

Rewind a year to Ottawa, when interim GM Cliff Fletcher was preparing to make his last great splash. Trading up to secure hard hitting...

Western Conference: San Jose Sharks (1) vs Anaheim Ducks (8) Preseason odds: Sharks 10/1 Ducks 12/1 Last 10: Sharks 5-4-1, Ducks 7-2-1 Season Series: Sharks win 4-2-0 Overview: Perennial...

While the majority of Leafs fans wrote the team off in the summer, it wasn’t until the New Year that the teams first true...

So the Leafs are interested in throwing their hat into the ring as netminding bad boy Ray Emery looks for a new home? Somebody...

Through 45 games the abject tandem of Toskala and Joseph has combined for the worst team save percentage in the NHL and by an...

Coaches Corner maybe becoming increasingly irrelevant as the staunchly patriotic Don Cherry rambles about musings better suited to an age when every player was...

Just six months ago many a grapevine was carrying rumor of NHL expansion while I lamented the integrity of a revenue bound salary cap....

Months of uncertainty and speculation are likely to come to an end in the next week when Brian Burke and his associates meet with...

Ed. Note: Richard-Steven Williams, a UK-based NHL and European hockey enthusiast, will be joining the MLHS blogging team. It's fantastic to have Richard aboard, he's...