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Kevin Papetti covers the Toronto Maple Leafs, Toronto Marlies, and the NHL Draft. He's been writing at MLHS since November of 2018 and is known for his prospect profiles, weekly features, and analysis pieces. You can contact him at papettikevin@gmail.com or find him on Twitter at @KPapetti.
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...
Anthony Stolarz, Anaheim Ducks

Exploring the Maple Leafs’ trade options in net: John Gibson, Semyon Varlamov, Antti Raanta,...

There is no doubt that the Toronto Maple Leafs are calling other teams about their goaltenders right now. Jack Campbell is about to hit the...
Darcy Kuemper, Colorado Avalanche

Exploring the Maple Leafs’ free agent goaltending options: Darcy Kuemper, Marc-Andre Fleury, Ville Husso...

The Maple Leafs are once again bound to add a goalie this offseason, whether through free agency or trade. After signing Petr Mrazek to a...
Mark Giordano, Timothy Liljegren, Toronto Maple Leafs

Mark Giordano re-signs with the Toronto Maple Leafs for a hometown discount: two years,...

Mark Giordano deserves a thunderous ovation from Leafs fans on opening night next season. The 38-year-old defenseman just took a massive hometown discount to return...
Auston Matthews, Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Tampa Bay Lightning

The Leafs-Lightning playoff series through four games: What’s gone well, what hasn’t, and the...

The Toronto Maple Leafs and Tampa Bay Lightning will now play a best-of-three series to determine which team moves on to the second round. As...
Morgan RIelly, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: Erik Källgren bounces back, Alex Kerfoot plays shootout hero as Maple...

No Tavares, no Liljegren, no Campbell, no Muzzin, no Bunting, no Kase, and no Sandin? No problem (sort of). The Leafs staged a two-goal comeback...
Colin Blackwell, Toronto Maple Leafs

Official trade details: Maple Leafs acquire winger Colin Blackwell, trade two seconds and a...

The official trade details are now known on the Maple Leafs' acquisition of Mark Giordano: They will also add winger Colin Blackwell to the...
Conor Garland, Vancouver Canucks

Toronto Maple Leafs Trade Target: Conor Garland

Conor Garland has always been incredibly underrated. He's listed at 5'10", which may be generous, but all he's ever done is produce. Given that he's...
Mark Giordano, Seattle Kraken

A comprehensive list of 2022 trade deadline targets for the Maple Leafs

At any NHL trade deadline, playoff teams tend to trade with non-playoff teams, and while we do see the odd exception, it's a safe...
Anton Forsberg, Ottawa Senators

Toronto Maple Leafs Trade Target: Anton Forsberg

The Maple Leafs may be in the market for a goaltender over the next two weeks. Jack Campbell, who has an .883 save percentage since...

Why the Maple Leafs may need more than just a defenseman

After losing to Buffalo and Vancouver this week by a combined score of 11-5, one thing is clear: The Maple Leafs have some serious...
Carson Soucy, Toronto Maple Leafs trade target

Toronto Maple Leafs Trade Target: Carson Soucy

My last article took a look at Jakob Chychrun of the Arizona Coyotes as a possible Leafs trade target. Chychrun is a great player on...
Jakob Chychrun, Toronto Maple Leafs trade target

Toronto Maple Leafs Trade Target: Jakob Chychrun

Jakob Chychrun is set to become the most valuable player traded at this year's deadline. The 23-year old is signed for the next three and...
Ryan Dzingel, Toronto Maple Leafs

Analysis: Maple Leafs acquire Ilya Lyubushkin and Ryan Dzingel from Arizona in exchange for...

The Toronto Maple Leafs have acquired defenseman Ilya Lyubushkin and forward Ryan Dzingel from the Arizona Coyotes. Nick Ritchie is headed to Arizona along...
Brandon Hagel, Maple Leafs trade target

Toronto Maple Leafs Trade Target: Brandon Hagel

In a league with a hard salary cap, finding underpaid players is critical to success. Allocating a $3.85 million combined cap hit to Michael Bunting,...
Rasmus Sandin, Toronto Maple Leafs

Leafs Report Cards: Thatcher Demko robs the Buds with 51-save performance in Vancouver

Tonight's edition of Hockey Night in Canada gave us our first Leafs vs. Canucks matchup of the season. In Toronto's first look at the Bruce...
Auston Matthews, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: Bunting hat trick sparks Maple Leafs in come-from-behind win in Motown

This Original Six battle on Hockey Night in Canada turned into an 11-goal barnburner. While the Leafs' play wasn't always pretty, five unanswered goals in...
Kyle Dubas, Maple Leafs

Leafs Musings: A plan for the Maple Leafs’ trade deadline, potential targets, and what...

There's not exactly a clear path for the Maple Leafs at this year's trade deadline. The team has two legitimate NHL goalies, seven legitimate NHL...
Jack Campbell, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: Maple Leafs cough up another multi-goal lead, pay the price in...

The Maple Leafs turned a 3-1 first-period lead into a 6-3 loss at Madison Square Garden on Wednesday night. Multiple poor defensive sequences, some bad...
Toronto Maple Leafs celebrate goal, Auston Matthews & John Tavares

Maple Leafs Musings: Toronto’s biggest over-performers, early trade deadline thoughts, and other early-season reflections

Life is pretty good in Leafs land right now. After winning 16 of their last 20, the team now sits in the top ten in...

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