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Anthony Petrielli

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Anthony Petrielli has been at MLHS since 2011. He is known for his weekly "Leafs Notebook" feature, and also writes specific analysis pieces. You can contact him at [email protected] or find him on Twitter at @APetrielli.

With the Toronto Maple Leafs announcing they would not be participating in a prospect tournament this year due to CBA negotiations, development camp became...

As we approach the dog days of hockey, more and more Leafs fans are coming to the conclusion that there's a strong chance we...

The Leafs have added some strength down the middle by signing Jay McClement to a two-year deal worth $3 million total.They were also able...

Having been called into pinch-hit for the morning mashup, I figured this would be a good time to include some other draft thoughts that...

The worst kept secret in all of hockey finally became a reality.Luke Schenn is now a Philadelphia Flyer, and James Van Riemsdyk is finally...

"We shoot for a top four group that has a high skill level, bottom two guys who look to do the plumbers work....

I wanted to start this question and answer blog by addressing some debate that came about in my previous post.I'm sure many of you...
Randy Carlyle

Can we all agree right from the top that the hiring of Randy Carlyle signals the Leafs are back to following the top six,...

There are two lines of thinking when it comes to the Toronto Marlies.One: Let's just enjoy the ride, a team in Toronto is finally...

"Championship is the goal. Not to get in the 8th spot and get your ass kicked." - Leafs GM Brian BurkeYou've probably seen this quote...

When Brian Burke officially came to Toronto he told everyone exactly how he wanted the Toronto Maple Leafs to play hockey.He wants his team...

For the first time in these playoffs, the Toronto Marlies lost a game.Okay they've only played four, so it's not a big deal. And...

For the first time ever, the Toronto Marlies have swept a playoff opponent.Give the players and coaching staff full credit, too. Sometimes when a...
Stuart Percy - July 12, 2013

Leafs fans are showing heightened interest in the Marlies lately, and deservedly so as they have officially begun their run for the Calder Cup....

In case you haven't heard, the Toronto Marlies beat the Rochester Americans last night 4-3 to take a 1-0 lead in their first round...

How many notable Brian Burke quotes has he unleashed for our constant reiteration? Too many to count.You have your pugnacity, testosterone, and truculent quote,...

Sometimes, there's really just nothing left to say.After the Leafs 7-1 loss to the Philadelphia Flyers, they officially hit that point. You can only...

Remember Alex Steen?The Leafs drafted him in the first round in 2002, 24th overall. He cracked the NHL in 2005, in part due to...

Right now is the easiest possible time to dump on the Toronto Maple Leafs, Brian Burke, Phil Kessel and anyone associated with the organization...

Another season is winding down with the Maple Leafs yet again on the outside of the playoff picture. The difference this season is that...