Saturday, July 4, 2015
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With just ten games left on the schedule for the Leafs this season, here are ten thoughts I've been considering heading into those final games. We are entering the clichéd time when every game is the most...

WOW. What a turn of events in the Iginla sweepstakes. Mid-way through writing this piece, I paused to check for updates on Twitter and in an instant, Iginla had gone from a Bruin to...

- If the TSN reports that Frolov could sign a 1 year deal comparable to that of Afinogenov last season ($800,000) are true, then why weren't the Maple Leafs heavily involved in discussions with...

Dave Nonis on his new two-year contract extension with Toronto: "I'm very lucky. I have more to say about our team than some GMs do," said Nonis of his unique position as Brian Burke's right...

Those who know me can tell you I am an avid reader.  I devour books at a staggering pace, specializing in sports books and autobiographies mostly.  And as the warm weather approaches, and the...

About a month ago, we took a look at Phil Kessel's production, including the on-pace numbers for this season and (theoretically) projected 82-game statistics. With 10 games left to go in the season, perhaps it's time...

Final Deadline Trades: Alexei Ponikarovsky to Pittsburgh for Luca Caputi and Martin Skoula Martin Skoula to New Jersey for a fifth round draft selection. Lee Stempniak to PHX for 4th and 7th rounders. Joey MacDonald to ANA...

Also: Details and analysis of the Jiri Tlusty departure and Phillipe Paradis arrival can be found here and here. Be sure to check out the latest edition of Stick Work with Fab and Kats...

Stick Work has a stellar lineup of guests this week to give listeners variety. Kicking off the first segment isEric Prime, who covers the Toronto Marlies for of FAN590 and Rogers Sportsnet, talks about the...

This latest edition of Stick Work with Fab&Kats, features the co-hosts, expanding on the winning means nothing blog in an expanded forum. Fab and I pick our Torontosaurus Rex. Fab goes the conventional route, while...

Its the fourth installment of Stick Work with Fab & Kats. Guests on this show include Brian Metzer, stalwart XM Radio correspondant and featured Penguins bloggger on Network Pittsburgh and hockeybuzz.com. We’ll touch on some...

Big thank you to Mark Seidel, Chief Scout of North American Central Scouting and contributor to The Hockey News, for taking the time to chat about the upcoming 2010 NHL Entry Draft. His agency's...

It is unfortunate that I must formally announce the death of a beloved ideology by a faction of Leafs Nation. Actually, it's not unfortunate ... it's about time, really ... I was fortunate to...

With news of the trade to re-acquire Toronto's 2010 2nd round selection, rumors and speculation of a looming offer sheet have been a hot topic of discussion among Leaf fans and around the NHL....

Early Anniversary wishes to MLHS. But you need some STICK WORK. Alec offered me the opportunity to continue writing about the Leafs after the MLHS's inception and team blogs were eliminated at The Hockey News. ...

Kicking off the week with another update on a whole lot of nothing around the NHL: The Leafs get ripped in ESPN's Ultimate Team Standings, P.J. Axelsson signs with Frolunda, CBS Sports assigns offseason...

A month into the offseason, one thing can be said for sure about the steps the Toronto Maple Leafs have taken toward rebuilding the team:  credit Brian Burke with having a plan, and sticking...

Christian Hanson's getting ready to make his NHL debut tonight against the Philadelphia Flyers. Tyler Bozak is pretty much signed, sealed and delivered. But according to multiple news outlets, Brian Burke's just getting warmed...

JUSTIN POGGE (# 29) – G Player Facts Birthdate: April 22, 1986 Stargazing: Taurus Hometown: Fort McMurray, Alberta Size: 6-3, 204 lbs (team listing) Catches: Left Acquired: Drafted by Toronto in 2004 (3rd round, 90th overall) Cap hit: N/A (plays in AHL);...

Coaches Corner maybe becoming increasingly irrelevant as the staunchly patriotic Don Cherry rambles about musings better suited to an age when every player was nicknamed “Butch” and that a Swede was something related to...