In Episode #3 of the Maple Leafs Hot Stove podcast, Gus Katsaros (@KatsHockey) joins the show to discuss The Big Three contracts, the Leafs’ systems, the state of the defense, and much more.

Episode 3 Overview

  • The Big Three contracts (2:30)
  • The state of the defense (17:30)
  • The evolution of Babcock’s systems from 2015-16 to now (32:30)
  • Leafs vs. Marlies systems (40:00)
  • How do the Leafs stack up with Tampa Bay? (43:30)
  • Are Holl or Rosen ready to make the jump? (47:50)
  • How will the minutes be shared between Tavares, Matthews & Kadri? (49:30)
  • How will the left wing of the lineup shake out? (54:45)
  • Is Jake Gardiner going to be a Leaf at this time next year? (61:00)

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Recorded: July 16th, 2018