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The Maple Leafs are ready to set the upcoming season stage for the Detroit Red Wings tonight at the Joe Louis arena and quite a few regulars are ready to pull the jersey back...

Mark Bell's career in Toronto seems to be all but over. The 28-year old from Ontario joined the Leafs along with Vesa Toskala at last year's draft shrouded under the cloud of an...

The Leafs waive, demote and start rumors. It appears that Mark Bell’s problems off the ice are behind him but his problems on the ice are still staring him in the face in Toronto,...

The Leafs are looking to put up a strong performance after back to back stable appearances against the defending champs. With a similar roster, it will be interesting to see how Toskala fairs in...

Tank Nation rejoice.A pattern of close, competitive losses is emerging in Leafland, equating to a 2-5-1 pre-season record.These performances include bright showings from the team's youth, hitting, shot blocking and entertaining hockey.But, careful...

Discuss it Here>>>After dealing away high picks for so many years, it finally looks like one of the NHL's worst farm systems is beginning to turn the corner these last couple of years.For the...

In a recent e-mail conversation with Cliff Fletcher, the Maple Leafs general manager suggested that he hopes to put pen to paper with 18-year-old Luke Schenn by early next week.The debate rages on as...

A few notes on the Leafs recent demotions, Wednesday’s roster tidbits and a quick review of Monday night’s affair with the Blues. - The Maple Leafs have shrunk their roster slightly by demoting Bates...

A momentum swing in Wednesday's 3-2 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins can be largely attributed to a couple of in-game changes orchestrated by bench-boss Ron Wilson.The starting first line of Mikhail Grabovski, Nik Antropov...

From Micheal Aldred... The Toronto Maple Leafs will be watching Luke Schenn with intensity tonight as the rookie is ready to show the world what he can do against arguably the best in the world...

>>>DISCUSS IT HERE They’re out there. Everywhere you look. The predictions that place the Leafs anywhere from 10th to 14th in the Eastern conference for the upcoming NHL season. Most hockey pundits are not giving the...

>>>DISCUSS IT HERE It wasn’t more than a year ago that head coach Paul Maurice announced his team would make the playoffs and compete for the Stanley Cup. Players such as Simon Gamache and Tony...

>>>DISCUSS IN THE FORUMSCross-posted: http://www.hockeybuzz.com/blog.php?post_id=16813&blogger_id=48I'm approaching the upcoming campaign with a win-win mentality.Should the Maple Leafs dwell in the bottom five as virtually assured by Toronto media types, the opportunity to import a premier...

The Battle of Ontario's prospects ended in triumph for the Senators in an action-packed, end-to-end tilt featuring 12 goals split 7-5.The night started brightly for the Maple Leafs following Phil Oreskovic's bout with Geoff...

On Draft Day '08, the Toronto Maple Leafs made the bold move of trading up from the 7th selection to grab Kelowna Rockets defenseman Luke Schenn 5th overall. Leaf fans have been waiting a long, long time for a young franchise calibre to fall into their lap, and they may finally have found one in Luke. Heading into the draft weekend, Schenn had the presitigious honor of being lumped together into the group of elite four defensemen, who along with Stamkos, highlighted the top of this year's draft class. Luke was proclaimed the most NHL ready and defensively sound blueliner among the group, but his supposed lack of an offensive game has caused some fans to label him as nothing more than a defensive stay-at-home defenseman.

>>>DISCUSS IN THE FORUMSEvery professional hockey organization, particularly one in the Leafs' current plight, must exhaust every possible avenue when it comes to importing young talent into their system.In addition to the chance to...

>>>DISCUSS IN THE FORUMS*Sunday Morning Update: Nothing ground-breaking here, but Fletcher told me via e-mail this morning that there were no new developments in Friday's meeting between himself, Mats Sundin and agent J.P Barry....