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Gus Katsaros discusses Toronto Maple Leafs’ defensive structure, forechecking scheme on TSN1200

McKeen's Hockey analyst and Maple Leafs Hot Stove's own Gus Katsaros discussed the Toronto Maple Leafs' defensive structure, blue line pairings, and forechecking scheme with Alec Brownscombe and Callum Fraser on the Battle of...
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Ken Hitchcock on the Toronto Maple Leafs: “They get credit for how fast they...

Former long-time NHL and Team Canada coach Ken Hitchcock provided an insightful interview on Leafs Lunch on Wednesday, discussing the Leafs' strengths and weaknesses defensively, their depth down the middle, their power play, and...
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Mike Babcock on John Tavares’ strength down low: “His stick is like a crowbar…...

Mike Babcock addressed the media after practice on Wednesday, touching on the team finding the balance between offense and defense, John Tavares' strength around the net, and much more. How important is team speed to...

Michael Langlois’ new book, “Old-time Maple Leaf Rivals from my Youth,” now available for...

I realized not long ago that while my great-great grandfather and his brother were the first ever coaches of the Toronto Maple Leafs back in the Arenas days, I didn't know as much as I...

Game #4 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 7 vs. Dallas Stars 4

The good times keep on rolling for the Toronto Maple Leafs offensively as they posted a touchdown for the second time in as many games en route to a 7-4 win over the Dallas...
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Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Dallas Stars – Game #4 Preview & Projected Lines

Puck drop: 8:30 p.m. EST  |  TV: TSN4 |  Radio: Sportsnet 590 |  Location: American Airlines Center The Toronto Maple Leafs face off against a couple of former teammates in Dallas tonight for their second of a four-game...
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Game #3 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 7 vs. Chicago Blackhawks 6 (OT)

John Tavares' first hat trick as a Leaf, a four-point game from Auston Matthews, and multi-point nights for Mitch Marner,  Morgan Rielly and Kasperi Kapanen led the way in a wild 7-6 overtime win...

Mike Babcock Post Game, Leafs 7 vs. Blackhawks 6 (OT): “Tavares was unreal… That...

Mike Babcock addressed the media after his team's 7-6 overtime win over the Chicago Blackhawks in game three of the regular season. On the wild 7-6 result: It was exciting for the fans, for sure. It...
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Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Chicago Blackhawks – Game #3 Preview & Projected Lines

Puck drop: 7:00 p.m. EST  |  TV: Sportsnet |  Radio: TSN1050 |  Location: United Center 24 hours after a Saturday night loss to the Senators, the Toronto Maple Leafs turn to new backup and Chicago native Garret Sparks...
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Game #2 Review: Ottawa Senators 5 vs. Toronto Maple Leafs 3

The Toronto Maple Leafs played a better overall game than the season opener but lost the goaltending battle en route to their first loss of the 2018-19 regular season on Saturday night versus the...
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Mike Babcock Post Game, Senators 5 vs. Leafs 3: “We should’ve won tonight and...

Mike Babcock addressed the media after his team's 5-3 loss to the Ottawa Senators in the second game of the regular season. On his impressions of the game: We should've won tonight and lost against Montreal,...
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Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Ottawa Senators – Game #2 Preview & Projected Lines

Puck drop: 7:00 p.m. EST  |  TV: Sportsnet/HNIC |  Radio: Sportsnet 590  |  Location: Scotiabank Arena Another Canadian divisional rival is in Toronto tonight as the Leafs look to go 2-0 to start the year on the first...

Mike Babcock on the Leafs blue line: “Our defense is just fine, but if...

Mike Babcock addressed the media after practice on Friday, discussing areas for improvement from the home opener, the team's blue line, the Rielly-Hainsey pairing, and more. As the process continues, how valuable was the challenge...

Game #1 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 3 vs. Montreal Canadiens 2 (OT)

Auston Matthews scored twice and John Tavares notched his first as a Leaf as the Toronto Maple Leafs started off the new campaign with an ugly 3-2 overtime win over the Montreal Canadiens in...
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Mike Babcock Post Game, Leafs 3 vs. Canadiens 2 (OT): “We have to play...

Mike Babcock addressed the media after his team's 3-2 overtime win over the Montreal Canadiens in the first game of the 2018-19 season. On getting an ugly win to start the season: I thought Montreal played...