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Team Draft Rankings by Total Points (2005-2009)

After taking a look at the work of MLHS member "xxxnew" on 'point production by round' in the draft, a few of  you expressed...

Looking at the Leafs draft with Brian Huddle

According to Darcy Regier, "The NHL Amateur Draft produces, on average, 54 players a year -- 1.8 per team -- I think." Think about...

Leafs draft Matthew Finn 35th overall

With their first pick of Day 2, the Maple Leafs quickly snap up one of the top leftover talents in defenseman Matthew Finn. The...

Leafs Draft Morgan Rielly with the 5th overall pick

Morgan Rielly is a Canadian defenseman who played his junior career for the Moose Jaw Warriors of the Western Hockey League. This 18 year...

2012 NHL Entry Draft Open Thread

Hello fellow Leaf fans, welcome to the MLHS 2012 NHL Entry Draft Open Thread. According to Twitter, a lot of GMs are talking to...

Filip Forsberg Scouting Report

We're now mere days away from the ever exciting NHL Entry Draft. One of the names that consistently shows up in that group of...

2012 Draft Strategy: What to do with #5?

Even if you whole-heartedly buy into the "take the best player available" theory when it comes to draft strategy, I think the odds are...

The KHL is A-OK

There are more than a few things I’ll never understand in life. Why do Americans want sports on TV in the middle of the...

Radek Faksa Scouting Report

With the discussion and speculation builiding up as draft day nears, one name that just won't go away is Radek Faksa. The Maple Leafs...

The Value Behind 35

In this period without any Leafs hockey, Leafs Nation speculates about the draft and summer trades and acquisitions. Once again, yours truly is here...

Mikhail Grigorenko Scouting Report

As the draft continues to draw nearer, the Mikhail Grigorenko story becomes more and more interesting. A player once believed to be a lock...

Better Red than Dead in the Water

With the Toronto Maple Leafs set to select fifth overall at the 2012 NHL Entry Draft on June 22, most Ontarians seem to be...

Scott Laughton Scouting Report

After jumping 30 spots in the most recent International Scouting Service report, the 2012 MLHS Draft Profiles turns its watchful eye to Oshawa Generals...

Ryan Murray Scouting Report

So now that the Maple Leafs have settled into the fifth overall selection (barring any major surprises from the draft lottery), the draft picture...

Brendan Gaunce Scouting Report

It's that time of year again... when the bitterness of another bottom five standing turns into optimism towards a potential top five draft pick....

Maple Leafs 2011 NHL Draft Review

The Maple Leafs wrapped up a busy two days in St. Paul, Minnesota, adding a total of nine young draftees to the organization, eight...

Leafs take Garret Sparks 190th overall, Max Everson 202nd

A big (6'2, 205lb) technical goaltender for the Allaire System, Sparks played 19 games this past season for the Guelph Storm. Posting a .890...

Leafs select Tony Cameranesi 130th overall, David Broll 152nd overall, Dennis Robertson 173rd

Cameranesi is a 5'9", 160 lbs center from Minnesota High School. This is what www.mnhockeyprospects.com had to say about the player: "The future UMD Bulldog is...

Leafs draft Josh Leivo at 82nd overall, Tom Nilsson at 100

With their first pick of the day in the third round, the Leafs grabbed someone out of left field as far as the rankings...

Morning Mashup: Day 1 Wrapup

Day 1 is done, and the Leafs have walked away with two prospects to add to a growing cupboard of young up-and-comers. Though that...

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