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Dion Phaneuf

More than ever before, NHL management involves getting out of bad contracts. Always better to move a contract a year early, than a year late. When the full season lockout lifted, free agency was an event...
Dion Phaneuf Panthers

This will be the third week in a row with a Sunday game for the Maple Leafs, something we should probably get used to as Rogers pushes their new Hometown Hockey Sunday night program...

Over the past two off seasons, the Toronto Maple Leafs have made a fairly significant number of moves to their group of forwards beyond their core of Kessel, JVR, Bozak, Lupul and Kadri.Significant forwards gone from...

We were not sure what direction the Maple Leafs would be heading entering today's free agency period. To some degree, we still don’t. The team appears to be trying to build some depth back up...

It's likely that Dave Nonis and Brendan Shanahan will want some prior head coaching experience in one of the three upcoming assistant coaching hires, knowing the leash is tight on head coach Randy Carlyle...
Dave Bolland

Toronto Maple Leafs upcoming Free Agent Dave Bolland chatted with Dave McCarthy about last season, his injury recovery, the playoffs, his contract status, and what he's doing this offseason.

A mess, but an opportunity for improvement When a team bottoms out the way the Maple Leafs did, naturally there is going to be a lot of anger directed towards the team and its players....

We looked at options with the Maple Leafs under contract last week. Today, let's take a look at the UFAs and RFAs. UFAs Dave Bolland Quick Thoughts: Had a hot start with the Leafs before getting hurt and...
Dave Bolland

Some Leafs news making the rounds last night as it pertains to Dave Bolland's contract situation: Darren Dreger floated a five million dollar asking price on TSN's Insider Trading.Don’t get too caught up on...

Gold is Canada's and the players are on flights back home.  The NHL season starts up again on Tuesday with just nine days remaining until the March 5 NHL Trade Deadline.  As the Toronto...
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There isn’t much I can add to the powerplay analysis that wasn’t in the write up by JP Nikota describing the Leafs use of the 1-3-1. They adopted this system in 2012-13 while more...

Toronto bounced back from a defeat in Columbus last night in a big way with a win against the Penguins. The Leafs found their physical game and put forth a strong effort across the...
David Clarkson

Ugly start to the first leg of the weekend's back-to-back, and a spoiled debut for David Clarkson, as the Leafs drop to 7-4-0 with a 5-2 loss in Columbus.The local broadcast crew in Columbus...

Toronto Maple Leafs' win, a 6-5 victory in OT, marks best start for the franchise in 20 years (1993-1994 Toronto Maple Leafs). Randy Carlyle and Dallas Eakins are probably going to want to forget this game; it...

It seems like the Jake Gardiner talk just won’t go away, even though an immediate trade seems extremely unlikely.Elliotte Friedman got the ball rolling on Gardiner rumours early last week in his 30 Thoughts...
Dion Phaneuf, Jonathan Bernier

What a dirty road win that was. In the second half of back-to-back games against opponents playing in their home openers (courtesy of the schedule makers), the Leafs gutted one out in no small...

Based on the personnel on offer, preseason could become at least a little more interesting tonight.Randy Carlyle will be icing a few line combinations of intrigue, including a potential "shut down line" combination of...

MLHS' Alec Brownscombe chatted with Maple Leafs Director of Pro Scouting Steve Kasper this afternoon. Topics covered include the process of pro scouting, the new off-season additions, and how the Leafs stack up at...

Please give a warm welcome to Taylor Wright, the newest member of the MLHS writing team. Be sure to follow him @taylor_wright.On Sunday at the 2013 NHL Entry Draft, Toronto Maple Leafs GM Dave...

The old saying in hockey is that defense wins championships, and defense was the theme of the day for the Leafs yesterday even though they didn’t acquire a single defenseman.For Toronto, the day...