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It's hard to imagine that by the Christmas break, the offensively-challenged, Sundin-less forward corps of the Toronto Maple Leafs would be sitting at 7th overall in league scoring. They're averaging a robust 3.10 goals...

Ed. Note: Lots of holiday reading going up today for you guys. Merry Christmas.Here we are the Christmas break, and I’d like to take the time to look back at what we saw in...

The final roster for Hockey Canada's 2009 World Junior Hockey team was announced early this morning and here were the final 16 cuts:Memorial Cup winning netminder Tyson Sexsmith and Jake Allen; defencemen Travis Hamoic...

Hey folks, couldn't sleep, so I decided to grab a glass of milk and pop on the computer for a few minutes and was privy to some late night "breaking news". There are unconfirmed...

Wilson had some choice words for the media after last night's brutal loss that made Phoenix, one of the league's lowest scoring teams, look like an offensive juggernaut out there. Talking about why he...

Today was the long-awaited day when Brian Burke was finally introduced to the Toronto media and fanbase. Highlighted below are several important quotes that stuck out to me as I listened to Burke outline...

Cox reporting for the Star, says the deal is pretty much done:"The wait is over. Brian Burke is set to become the new president and general manager of the Maple Leafs. With only a...

In case you missed it:"The Toronto Maple Leafs aren't waiting for Brian Burke to come in and start making moves, as the club traded defenceman Carlo Colaiacovo and forward Alex Steen to the St....

With the Leafs blowing 3-0 and 4-2 leads, eventually leading to a 5-4 overtime loss, we have now hit what can pretty much  be considered the quarter pole of the '08-'09 season.Some Quick Thoughts...

International Scouting Services recently released their November rankings for the 2009 NHL Entry Draft, which can be viewed here: http://www.hockeysfuture.com/articles/10697/iss_top302009_prospects_november/Some Quick Notes:- Brayden Schenn drops from 6th to 10th (eerily where the Leafs currently...

A collection of unrelated hockey thoughts for a cold and wet Saturday morning:---The Tampa Bay Lightning fired Head Coach Barry Melrose yesterday and named Rick Tocchet as his interim replacement. What the heck is...

That's what I think of when I hear the rumors and buzz going on about Brian Burke potentially being the next Leafs GM. Everyone associates him with the ability to assemble a championship calibre...

During Saturday night's home game against the Canadiens, Mike Van Ryn went back in his own end to play the puck, and was subsequently hit from behind by Kostopoulous squarely on the numbers, sending...

Sorry for the delay guys.  We greatly appreciate the flood of great questions and comments, and are sorry to say we couldn't get to them all. We've all been pretty busy lately for a...

Just thought I'd share a little something I read on Hockeybuzz:"Finally, I have something in common with Richard Peddie.It has nothing to do with salary, or responsibility at Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment, as...

What a fantastic game last night. A thrilling third period comeback on Hockey Night in Canada at home against an Original Six franchise. Doesn't get much better than that! We've been seeing a lot...

Sorry folks, been really busy over the past week or so. Let's talk some breaking news:"The Maple Leafs will announce as early as this afternoon that rookie defenceman Luke Schenn will be staying in...

Discuss it Here >>>Alright everybody, let's sit down and do some good old fashioned stat crunching. I call this the GM Game.Hypothetically speaking, let's say you had two young defensemen: Player A and Player...

Discuss it Here>>>Since the turn of the new millenium, Leaf fans have grown accustomed to seeing a late twenties' Bryan McCabe take charge of what was predominantly a veteran laden defense core. We'd often see him bellowing out...

Discuss it here >>>#9 - RW Jimmy Hayes, 18, Boston College (NCAA)Drafted: 2nd round, 60th overall in 2008Strengths: Superb size and strength (6'5 210 lbs). Good skater for a player his size. High end...