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Alec Brownscombe is the founder of MapleLeafsHotStove.com, where he has written daily about the Leafs since September of 2008. He was also the editor of the 2009-13 Maple Leafs Annual magazines. You can contact him at [email protected]

Mike Babcock on Nikita Zaitsev: “Any time you can find a guy in the...

Mike Babcock met with the media after practice on Monday, discussing the team's recent dip in play, William Nylander as a center long-term, the...

Mike Babcock on the ACC’s “fluffy” shot clock, Mitch Marner driving a line, Alexey...

Mike Babcock met with the media after practice on Friday, discussing the busy schedule to finish the season, the game against Buffalo tomorrow, the...

Mike Babcock on team’s recent defensive play: “We get dancing around and life is...

Mike Babcock met with the media prior to the game against the Dallas Stars on Tuesday night, discussing the team's poor defensive play in...
Kadri/Marchand

Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Boston Bruins – Game #50 Preview & Projected Lines

Toronto Maple Leafs (23-17-9, 18th in NHL) vs. Boston Bruins (26-22-6, 14th in NHL) Puck drop: 7:00 p.m. EST Arena: TD Garden Watch: CBC Game Day Notes - Is this the...
Alexey Marchenko

Toronto Maple Leafs claim Alexey Marchenko off of waivers, waive Frank Corrado

The Toronto Maple Leafs have claimed former Detroit Red Wings defenceman Alexey Marchenko and placed Frank Corrado on waivers as of Noon on Saturday. Marchenko,...

Game #49 Review: St. Louis Blues 5 vs. Toronto Maple Leafs 1

On the heels of an ugly 6-3 defeat in Dallas, the Maple Leafs suffered a second consecutive blowout loss on Thursday night in St....

Toronto Maple Leafs vs. St. Louis Blues – Game #49 Preview & Projected Lines

Toronto Maple Leafs (23-16-9, 16th in NHL) vs. St. Louis Blues (24-21-5, 20th in NHL) Puck drop: 9:00 p.m. EST Arena: Scottrade Center Watch: TSN4 Game Day Notes - The Maple Leafs will have the...

Mike Babcock on Mitch Marner’s ROM honours: “We expect him to be an elite,...

Mike Babcock addressed the media after practice on Wednesday, touching on the blowout loss to Dallas, the firing of Ken Hitchcock in St. Louis,...

Toronto Maple Leafs hire Jacques Caron as a special assignment coach

Tom Gulitti of NHL.com reported today that the Toronto Maple Leafs recently hired former New Jersey Devils goaltending coach Jacques Caron in a special assignment...

Game #48 Review: Dallas Stars 6 vs. Toronto Maple Leafs 3

The Toronto Maple Leafs returned from the All-Star break with a whimper, suffering through their worst first period in eight years en route to...

Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Dallas Stars – Game #48 Preview & Projected Lines

Toronto Maple Leafs (23-15-9, 15th in NHL) vs. Dallas Stars (20-20-10, 23rd in NHL) Puck drop: 8:30 p.m. EST Arena: American Airlines Center Watch: Sportsnet Ontario Game Day Notes - Starting tonight in Dallas, the...

Leafs Chats: Taking stock at the All-Star Break

Leafs Chats is a roundtable discussion between Alec Brownscombe, Anthony Petrielli and Declan Kerin that will feature throughout the season at Maple Leafs Hot Stove. Anthony...

Battle of Ontario Episode 27 – NHL All-Star Weekend, Trade Deadline

In episode 27 of the Battle of Ontario, Callum and Alec are back to touch on the All-Star weekend, the Leafs' plans for the...
Carl Grundstrom

Report: Toronto Maple Leafs begin “preliminary” contract talks with Carl Grundstrom

TSN's Darren Dreger reported on Insider Trading Thursday night that the Toronto Maple Leafs and prospect Carl Grundstrom have begun preliminary contract talks with...

Mike Babcock: “We have all the resources and all the opportunity here to have...

Mike Babcock joined TSN 1050's Leafs Lunch to discuss Bell Let's Talk Day, mental health awareness, and the Toronto market. After practice, the Leafs...

Game #45 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 4 vs. Calgary Flames 0

Frederik Andersen posted his second shutout as a Toronto Maple Leaf and Nazem Kadri scored his 19th and 20th goals of the season as...
Nazem Kadri

Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Ottawa Senators – Game #44 Preview & Projected Lines

Toronto Maple Leafs (21-14-8, 16th in NHL) vs. Ottawa Senators (24-15-4, 11th in NHL) Puck drop: 7:00 p.m. EST Arena: Air Canada Centre Watch: CBC Game Day Notes - A regulation win...

Toronto Maple Leafs claim Seth Griffith (again), assign him to the Toronto Marlies

The Toronto Maple Leafs have picked up 24-year-old right winger Seth Griffith off of the waiver wire for the second time this season. Griffith, a...

Game #42 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 4 vs. Buffalo Sabres 3

The Toronto Maple Leafs overcame a 2-0 first-period deficit against the Buffalo Sabres on Tuesday night, scoring four consecutive goals en route to their...

Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Buffalo Sabres – Game #42 Preview & Projected Lines

Toronto Maple Leafs (20-13-8, 16th in NHL) vs. Buffalo Sabres (17-17-9, 27th in NHL) Puck drop: 7:30 p.m. EST Arena: Air Canada Centre Watch: Sportsnet Ontario Game Day Notes - The Leafs...

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