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Toronto Maple Leafs lose Game 1 to Columbus Blue Jackets

10 thoughts: Adjustments needed from the Toronto Maple Leafs after Game 1 shutout loss...

It's tough to win a game if you don't score. The Columbus Blue Jackets successfully played their brand of hockey on Sunday night, and...
Toronto Maple Leafs win, Frederik Andersen

Leafs Notebook: A checkup on the North Division, the split-unit power play, Jason Spezza’s...

Leafs Notebook is posted every Monday by noon EST It’s only 12 games in, but we are already over 20 percent of the way through the...
Toronto Maple Leafs lose Game 7 to the Montreal Canadiens, Mitch Marner & Auston Matthews

Game 7 Analysis: Where on Earth does this team go from here?

After watching the Maple Leafs fail to start Game 6 with any semblance of intensity the other night, I'm not sure why we should...
Pierre Engvall, Toronto Maple Leafs

Leafs Report Cards: Rasmus Sandin and Pierre Engvall share the game puck as ‘B’...

Let's see what we can take out of this one. I doubt you'll be telling your future grandkids about this game, but hey, it's the...
TJ Brodie, Toronto Maple Leafs

Leafs Report Cards: Offense from the defense, Ilya Mikheyev’s special-teams goals propel Toronto to...

It's been 84 years... Well, it's actually only been 18 days since the Leafs last played, but you're forgiven if it's felt longer. Much like...
John Tavares, Toronto Maple Leafs

Leafs Notebook: The arguments for splitting up Tavares and Nylander, the top line’s dominance,...

Earlier this season, the Maple Leafs rearranged their top four forwards by pairing up Auston Matthews with William Nylander and John Tavares with Mitch...
Mark Giordano, Timothy Liljegren, Toronto Maple Leafs

Leafs Notebook: Settling on a shutdown defense pairing, Mitch Marner’s ice-time uptick, and other...

As we all know by now, there is no single recipe to follow when it comes to building a Stanley Cup winner. Championship teams...
Kyle Dubas, Maple Leafs

2022 NHL Offseason Preview: Breaking down the needs of each team in the Eastern...

The 2022 NHL Offseason has officially begun, with a couple of big names already on the move in Kevin Fiala and Ryan McDonagh. This article...

Leafs Notebook – Expansion Draft Update – March 6

Back in December, we took an early look at who the Maple Leafs might expose in the June expansion draft. Now that the trade deadline...

Leafs Notebook: Urgency rising after 0-4-1 stretch, Mike Babcock’s job security, new lines &...

Let’s start by rewinding the clock a few days. After 20 games, GM Kyle Dubas held a press conference to discuss the state of...

Game Review: Game #31, Maple Leafs 6 vs. Anaheim Ducks 2

The opponent doesn’t seem to matter; no team has an answer for the Leafs’ four-line attack at the moment. Tonight it was the League’s hottest...

Game #28 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 3 vs. New Jersey Devils 2 (SO)

The Toronto Maple Leafs built on a strong showing in St. Louis with a 3-2 shootout win over the visiting Devils on Tuesday night. Toronto...

Game 45 Scoring Chances and Zone Entries: Hurricanes 1 vs. Leafs 0 (OT)

The scoreline points to a pretty dull game, but there were a decent number of chances both ways in this game. The two goaltenders played...

Game 71 Scoring Chances and Zone Entries: Leafs 4 vs. Sabres 1

Buffalo took a lead late in the first period despite some strong play from Toronto. The Leafs fought back and tied it through William Nylander...

Preseason Game #3 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 5 vs. Buffalo Sabres 3

John Tavares continues his 2.0 goals per game pace and the Toronto Maple Leafs remain undefeated in preseason after a 5-3 win over the...
Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Florida Panthers

Recap At the Buzzer: Toronto Maple Leafs 6 vs. Florida Panthers 1

Less than a week after losing 4-3 in overtime to the Florida Panthers on Hockey Night in Canada, the Toronto Maple Leafs were looking for...
Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Boston Bruins, Game 3

ECQF Game #3 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 3 vs. Boston Bruins 2

After experiencing a thorough beatdown in Game 2 and receiving some bad news before the game about Nazem Kadri’s suspension for the remainder of...
Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Pittsburgh Penguins

Game #22 Review: Pittsburgh Penguins 6 vs. Toronto Maple Leafs 1

Good grief. Your game in ten: 1.  There have been some bad efforts out of the Leafs among their 13 losses this season, but my God...

Game #55 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 5 vs. Anaheim Ducks 4 (OT)

The Toronto Maple Leafs emerged with the all-important two points in unconvincing fashion after coughing up two leads (3-1 and 4-3) in the third...
Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Montreal Canadiens

Leafs Report Cards: Toronto parks the bus with one-goal lead, pays the price in...

That's a tough way to lose. After getting out to an early 1-0 lead that easily could've been a multi-goal lead, the Toronto Maple Leafs...

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