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The Week 24 Torontosaurus Rex is .... The award this week goes a player stepping up in the wake of the roster turnover and having started the season on opening night with the Leafs...

Phil Kessel has but one point in five games against his former side while recurrent Leafs nightmare Tuukka Rask, league leader in goals against average and save percentage, stands 3-1-0 against the club that...

I know, I know, when last we met, I promised you that the next installment in these studies in positivity would focus on Nikolai Kulemin. Well, I lied.  Sue me.  Instead of discussing an individual...

Tonight, the Buds and Habs are set to battle it out and put their win streaks on the line. The Leafs are 5-1-0 in their last 6 outings, while the Canadiens are riding an...

The Torontosaurus Rex for Week 21 is .... Saturday's 6-4 win over Edmonton was the only game Tyler Bozak didn't eclipse 20 minutes of ice time since the trade deadline, but ended with a...

Just some quick thoughts after the Maple Leafs' 4-3 overtime win over the Bruins: Assist for Phil Kessel is his first point in 5 games against his old team Bozak continues to progress Carl Gunnarsson had another solid...

Fresh off last night's hard-hitting victory over the Ottawa Senators, the Maple Leafs face another physical game tonight as they visit the Philadelphia Flyers. Tonight's game will be the fourth in six nights for...

Random talking points on a variety of topics including Giguere's shutout streak, a refreshing new attitude, the Schenn/Phaneuf connection, pending UFAs and more. Two games into his Maple Leafs career, Jean-Sebastian Giguere already...

For the second time in four days the Maple Leafs will face off against the New Jersey Devils, this time at the ACC. In what seems to be the most nonsensical decision made...

In the wake of Sunday's blockbuster trades, one cannot help but wonder what's next for the Toronto Maple Leafs? Who's next to go? Who stays? In any case, I think that it's pretty safe to...

The Leafs took to the ice today in preparation for Martin Brodeur tomorrow night. It featured some interesting one on one drills for a few key players, and one defenceman who claims the future...

Per the Toronto Star, it appears as though Tyler Bozak may be the latest player to get a shot at centring the Maple Leafs' top line alongside Phil Kessel and Nik Kulemin, beginning tonight...

Drop the penalty kill from the equation and the Leafs win this one 2-0; there's something, right? Indeed, the storylines in Leafland will center largely around an embarrassingly inept penalty kill that's edging towards all-time-league-record...

With the World Junior Championship gold medal game taking centre stage tonight (7:30pm, TSN), Leafs' fans can be forgiven for overlooking tonight's matchup against an inconsistent Florida Panthers squad (7:00pm, Sportsnet). Coming off a disastrous...

Via Elliotte Friedman of HNIC: Mikhail Grabovski out 6 weeks with a fractured wrist. Wayne Primeau out 2-4 weeks with a knee injury. With two regular centres now knocked out of the lineup, it might...

As Phil Kessel makes his return to Boston, I can't help but wonder why some people are still asking who the Leafs should get to play with him. Phil Kessel has been playing with Matt...

By Gus Katsaros The Leafs aren’t as bad as a four win first quarter. They were a playoff bubble team prior to the season, and the postseason wasn’t necessarily the goal, as was becoming competitive...

As the Leafs prepare for the Tampa Bay Lightning tonight, it occurs to many fans that while the Leafs are looking strong as of late, the fate of their playoffs hopes certainly lives and...

Warning: The following could make your eyes fall out, your ears explode, and cost you years of therapy. How’s that an introduction for you? To say the least, battle of the basement. To say the...

The Leafs were down early as rookie phenom Jonas Gustavsson was lit up for 3 goals on 5 shots. Poor defensive coverage, a terrible line change, and a lucky bounce on a shot that...