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Brendan Shanahan: “Players are seeing Toronto as a different destination than they did a...

Toronto Maple Leafs President Brendan Shanahan joined TSN Overdrive on Tuesday, discussing the team's new signings, heightened expectations for 2017-18, the captaincy situation, and...

Jeremy Bracco is taking over the Ontario Hockey League

With another three-point game versus the Sarnia Sting on November 23rd, Toronto Maple Leafs prospect Jeremy Bracco moved up to second place in the OHL...

Lou Lamoriello talking Leafs prospects: J.D. Greenway, Travis Dermott, Jeremy Bracco

Lou Lamoriello joined Hockey Prospects radio last week to discuss a trio of Leafs prospects in J.D. Greenway, Travis Dermott and Jeremy Bracco. Transcript...
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Matt Martin: “It’s the best market to be a part of in hockey”

You haven’t transitioned much in your career from one organization to the next. That’s a credit to you in terms of stability. What’s this...
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Brooks Laich: “I feel healthier now than I did five or six years ago”

You talked about the Marlies run being important to the young guys last year. Did you have a chance to see them? Brooks Laich: I...
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Mitch Marner: “I feel stronger on the ice”

In your second year at this camp, how valuable was last year given the perspective you had then to what you’ve got now? Mitch Marner:...
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Nazem Kadri: “New logo. New season. We are going to feel like a new...

How much of the World Cup have you been watching and how much have you been noticing from your teammates? Nazem Kadri: A fair bit....
Lou Lamoriello

[Transcript] Lou Lamoriello’s training camp media address

Lou Lamoriello addressed the media to kick off training camp, discussing Joffrey Lupul's status, the play of Nikita Zaitsev and Auston Matthews at the...
Kerby Rychel

Kerby Rychel: A Q&A with Aaron Portzline

I picked the brain of Aaron Portzline (@Aportzline), Blue Jackets beat writer for the Columbus Dispatch, on the topic of Kerby Rychel earlier today. Our...

Brandon Prust: Toronto Maple Leafs need sandpaper, veteran leadership

Brandon Prust joined Overdrive on TSN1050 this afternoon to discuss his Player Tryout Agreement with the Toronto Maple Leafs. This is a very young hockey team...

Lou Lamoriello on Jhonas Enroth, Mark Hunter’s promotion, Brandon Prust’s PTO & more

Full transcripts below of Lou Lamoriello's media hits on TSN1050 and Sportsnet 590, discussing the Jhonas Enroth signing, Mark Hunter's promotion, the PTOs for...
Jimmy Vesey

Jimmy Vesey’s Head Coach, Ted Donato: “The situation has maybe changed some of the...

Harvard Crimson head coach Ted Donato joined The Stretch Run on ESPN New Hampshire Radio to discuss Jimmy Vesey's upcoming decision about his NHL destination. What...
Tim Speltz

Tim Speltz on joining the Toronto Maple Leafs: “This just seemed special”

The Maple Leafs' Director of Western Scouting, Tim Speltz, joined ESPN 700 Spokane to discuss leaving the Chiefs for an NHL gig in Toronto. After...
Bruce Boudreau

Talking Frederik Andersen with Bruce Boudreau

Maple Leafs Hot Stove's Declan Kerin caught up with new Minnesota Wild head coach Bruce Boudreau for a quick offseason chat, with a focus...

Mike Babcock on Mitch Marner: “He’ll have a real good chance to make the...

Mike Babcock was interviewed at the intermission of the Canada/Sweden Summer Showcase game, where Toronto Maple Leafs' prospect Mitch Marner was in action. Are you watching...

Brendan Shanahan on centennial celebration, Mitch Marner’s weight, Matt Martin & Roman Polak signings,...

Below is the full transcript of Brendan Shanahan's radio hit on TSN 1050 Overdrive this afternoon. How do you cram 100 years of history into one...

J.D. Greenway, Joseph Woll and Auston Matthews: An interview with U.S. National U18 Team...

Continuing on with our post-draft coverage (check out interviews with Dave Lowry on Vladimir Bobylev and Jack Walker here, and Marc Crawford on Auston...
Jack Walker

Vladimir Bobylev and Jack Walker: An interview with Victoria Royals head coach Dave Lowry

On the heels of the 2016 NHL Draft, I caught up with head coach of the Victoria Royals, Dave Lowry, to discuss new Toronto...
Auston Matthews

Interview: Marc Crawford on Auston Matthews and his potential in the NHL

Maple Leafs Hot Stove caught up with Marc Crawford ahead of the NHL Draft to discuss what the Toronto Maple Leafs are getting in...

Transcript: Mike Babcock talks Auston Matthews, Patrick Laine, Mitch Marner & more in sit...

Mike Babcock sat down with Darren Dreger to discuss Auston Matthews, Patrik Laine, Mitch Marner, Morgan Rielly, and the future of the Maple Leafs. The video...

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