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Nikhil Daljeet

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Nikhil has been writing for MLHS since the site launched in 2008. He misses talking about Mats Sundin and is currently entrenched in enemy territory (Boston) pursuing a doctoral degree. Contact Nikhil here: [email protected]

Preseason Post Game: Leafs 3 vs. Senators 2

The Leafs took a 3-2 decision in tonight's preseason match on a late scrappy goal by Dave Bolland (he's good at those). There was...

Dave Morrison Interview: Maple Leafs Director of Amateur Scouting

I had the pleasure of chatting with Dave Morrison yesterday on behalf of MLHS.  The Director of Amateur Scouting for the Leafs, Morrison is...

Goodbye Grabovski

It's days like these where you miss Brian Burke. The straight-shooting, loyalist ex-GM of the Leafs had his faults (eg. being too loyal), but...

2012-13 Player Review: Cody Franson

In a half-season full of successes and pleasant surprises, Cody Franson's growth as a defenseman was one of the best and brightest developments for...

Game in 10: ECQF Game #6 – Bruins 1 at Leafs 2

These Leafs will not go quietly. After another hard fought, fast-paced game with excellent goaltending, Toronto eked out a 2-1 win that has forced...

Preview and GDT: Eastern Conference Quarterfinal Game #6, Boston Bruins at Maple Leafs (7:30...

With their backs against the wall, the Maple Leafs will look to force a seventh game by winning at home for the first time...

Game in 10: ECQF Game #3, Bruins 5 at Leafs 2

Toronto put up a valiant effort in their first home playoff game in far too long. Despite finally outshooting their opponents, the Maple Leafs...

Game in 10: Game #44, Isles 5 at Leafs 3

Toronto gave up five goals for the second consecutive game as John Tavares and the Islanders took tonight's tilt decisively.  The Leafs built a...

What to expect from Ryan O’Byrne

Dave Nonis and co. made a cheap, depth addition to their blueline today by adding Ryan O'Byrne. You would almost think the ghost of...

Game in 10: Game #34, Leafs 3 vs. Panthers 2

Toronto overcame a slow start on the second night of a back-to-back set to close out the league-worst Florida Panthers at home.  The game...
Fraser McLaren vs John Scott

Game in 10: Game #31, Sabres 5 vs. Leafs 4 (SO)

True to form, tonight's tilt in Buffalo was fast paced, exciting, and goal-heavy. Getting three points in a back-to-back situation is a respectable outcome,...

Game in 10: Game #28, Pens 3 at Leafs 1

Toronto saw a hard fought one-goal lead disappear in the third period against Pittsburgh, as the Penguins Sidney Crosby staged a second consecutive third period...

Game In 10: Game #23, Devils 2 at Leafs 4

It wasn't pretty, but the Maple Leafs took it to New Jersey 4-2 Monday night and moved up in the standings.  Nazem Kadri continues...

Game in 10: Game #13, Flyers 2 at Leafs 5

The Leafs refused to let another pair of Canadian brothers come into their barn and come out on top, taking it to the Flyers...
Carlyle Welcomed back to Winnipeg

Game in 10: Game #11, Leafs 3 at Jets 2

A tilt between two of the league's youngest teams went pretty much as expected.  Questionable special teams, fast-paced action, and a blown third period...

Game in 10: Game #6, Leafs 4 at Sabres 3

The Toronto Maple Leafs did the previously unthinkable, walking into Buffalo and winning an exciting game in overtime.  Tonight's match looked like it may...

Kulemin scores, Grabovski signs

On the eve of what should have been the Leafs first preseason game, a couple of Toronto's locked-out players are making news overseas. ...

Morning Mashup: Calder Cup Finals

The Marlies will take to the ice today in pursuit of the Calder Cup, against a Norfolk Admirals team that has stampeded through the...

Morning Mashup: The Carlyle Effect

Randy Carlyle certainly didn't join the Maple Leafs at an easy point in their schedule. Tonight's game against Boston will test the club's new...

Morning Mashup: Hindsight

With its typically confusing mix of excitement, frustration and dissapointment, the NHL trade deadline has come and gone.  For better or for worse, the...

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