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Toronto Maple Leafs defeat the Boston Bruins in Game 5

Playoff Notebook: Leafs push the Bruins to the brink with near-perfect Game 5 road...

After Game 4, I think the formula was pretty simple for the Toronto Maple Leafs, as I wrote heading into Game 5: “They can’t start...
Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Boston Bruins

Leafs Musings: Toronto’s Defensive Effort, A Look at the Line Combinations, Addressing the Power...

The winner of Game 5 was the team that best capitalized on the breaks that the Hockey Gods gave them. The Bruins were handed the...
Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Boston Bruins, John Tavares

Playoff Notebook: Reflections on Game 4 and adjustments for Game 5

Heading into Game 4, there was a lot of discussion surrounding how hard the Boston Bruins were going to come out and the Toronto...
Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Boston Bruins, Game 4

Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Boston Bruins – Game #4 Preview, Analysis & Projected Lines

After what was the competitive game of the series so far in Game 3, the Toronto Maple Leafs will try to take a stranglehold...
Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Boston Bruins

Playoff Notebook: The Leafs have found a winning formula versus Boston — can they...

After all of the silliness that transpired in Game 2, the Toronto Maple Leafs came back home and focused on what mattered most in...
Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Boston Bruins, NHL Playoffs Game 2

Playoff Notebook: Lessons from Game 2 & the adjustments needed as the series heads...

Well, if you thought this was going to be easy, lesson learned. The Bruins were tied for the second most points in the league and...
Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Boston Bruins, Game 1

Playoff Notebook: Toronto Maple Leafs get off to dream start to Round 1

First test passed. Heading into the series, we discussed how it would be a primarily 5v5 series (there were three total penalties in the game)...
Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Boston Bruins

Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Boston Bruins – Game #1 Preview, Analysis & Projected Lines

It all begins tonight. After their third consecutive playoff berth, the Toronto Maple Leafs will start their quest for their first playoff series win...
Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Boston Bruins

Leafs Notebook: Leafs vs. Bruins Preview, Notes, Matchups & X-Factors

At the beginning of the season, deep down, I think we always knew we were destined for another Toronto Maple Leafs – Boston Bruins...
Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Boston Bruins - NHL Playoffs

How can the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Boston Bruins?

Thanks to the NHL's divisional playoff format, the Toronto Maple Leafs' first-round matchup has been blatantly obvious for months now. A rematch with the...
Toronto Maple Leafs head coach Mike Babcock

Leafs Notebook: On a middling March and an important final week of the regular...

A big trade for Jake Muzzin set the stage for the Toronto Maple Leafs to ice a reasonable defense. They finally had all of...
Toronto Maple Leafs' Nazem Kadri

Leafs Notebook: On slow starts, Nazem Kadri’s production, the final seven games

The worst period for the Toronto Maple Leafs, by far, is the first period. It’s really as simple as looking at the goal differential: In their...
Toronto Marlies vs. Bridgeport Sound Tigers

Toronto Maple Leafs Musings: Bracco is NHL Ready, Sandin’s in Brannstrom Territory, Liljegren’s Strong...

In this week’s Leafs Musings, we will cover Jeremy Bracco’s NHL readiness, Rasmus Sandin’s rapid progression, and the type of ‘heaviness’ the Leafs need...
Toronto Maple Leafs' bench

Leafs Notebook: Lessons from the Tampa game & the Leafs’ record against good teams

Against the Edmonton Oilers on Saturday night, John Tavares scored a beautiful goal. On a bad line change by the Oilers, Nikita Zaitsev made a...
Toronto Maple Leafs' Andreas Johnsson

Leafs Musings: Trevor Moore’s Outstanding Start, Re-uniting Matthews and Nylander, Andreas Johnsson’s Trade Value,...

In this Sunday edition of Leafs Musings, we'll talk a look at the shot in the arm Trevor Moore is providing down the stretch,...
Trevor Moore of the Toronto Maple Leafs

Leafs Notebook: The middling penalty kill, Trevor Moore’s instant impact, Re-uniting Matthews-Nylander

The Toronto Maple Leafs are in the midst of another strong campaign, currently on track to finish top five in the standings and generally...
Jake Muzzin of the Toronto Maple Leafs

Leafs Notebook: Jake Muzzin’s ice time, trade deadline wrap up, injury bug strikes

Trade deadline day came and went with the Toronto Maple Leafs making one small move that has some minor implications. We will get into those...
Kyle Dubas, Toronto Maple Leafs GM

Trade Deadline Preview: Toronto’s Unpredictable Deadline Day, Acquiring a Fourth Line Center, and Keeping...

It sure looks like this going to be an active trade deadline. There are plenty of quality forwards available and the buyers and sellers are...
Toronto Maple Leafs' Auston Matthews and Mitch Marner

Leafs Musings: Toronto’s Trade Deadline Plans, Fixing the Power Play, and the Return of...

In this week's edition of Leafs Musings, we'll cover the team's deadline outlook less than a week away from the February 25 trade freeze,...

The Auston Matthews Contract Extension: Thoughts on the deal and the path forward

For a deal that ensured a legitimate superstar center is going to don a Leafs jersey for the next five and a half years,...

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