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Everything you need to know about last night’s Leaf game is broken down into 10 cogent points of analysis by an MLHS writer within minutes of the final buzzer.

Preseason Game #3 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 5 vs. Buffalo Sabres 3

John Tavares continues his 2.0 goals per game pace and the Toronto Maple Leafs remain undefeated in preseason after a 5-3 win over the...

Preseason Game #2 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 4 vs. Ottawa Senators 1

Two for two: The other half of the Toronto Maple Leafs split-squad beat the Senators by the same 4-1 scoreline on Wednesday night at...

Preseason Game #1 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 4 vs. Ottawa Senators 1

It took five minutes and 12 seconds for John Tavares to announce his arrival with his first (unofficial) goal as a Toronto Maple Leaf. The...
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ECQF Game #7 Review: Boston Bruins 7 vs. Toronto Maple Leafs 4

A 3-1 series comeback ended in Game 7 third-period disappointment in Boston for the Toronto Maple Leafs, who will have to wait at least...
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ECQF Game #6 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 3 vs. Boston Bruins 1

We're going 7. Your game in ten: 1.  Ron Hainsey says it better than we ever could here: https://twitter.com/timandsid/status/988555968890851328 Thoughts and prayers to victims, the victims’ families, and...
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ECQF Game #4 Review: Boston Bruins 3 vs. Toronto Maple Leafs 1

Despite controlling the better part of the first 40 minutes, the Toronto Maple Leafs made the costly mistakes, fell behind, and couldn't manufacture enough...
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ECQF Game #3 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 4 vs. Boston Bruins 2

We have ourselves a series. Your game in ten: 1.  It was the first period the Leafs needed at home in front of a raucous ACC...
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ECQF Game #2 Review: Boston Bruins 7 vs. Toronto Maple Leafs 3

It went from bad to worse in Game 2 for the Toronto Maple Leafs, who will be glad to get out of Boston for...

ECQF Game #1 Review: Boston Bruins 5 vs. Toronto Maple Leafs 1

Game 1 in Boston got away from the Toronto Maple Leafs to start their 2018 playoff campaign, and their loss might be two-fold pending...
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Game #77 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 4 vs. Florida Panthers 3

On a franchise record-setting night at the Air Canada Centre, the Toronto Maple Leafs ran up an early 3-0 lead and did enough to...
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Game #74 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 5 vs. Nashville Predators 2

The Toronto Maple Leafs played a near perfect road game in Nashville, handing the President's Trophy frontrunners their first regulation loss in nearly five...
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Game #73 Review: Tampa Bay Lighting 4 vs. Toronto Maple Leafs 3

The Toronto Maple Leafs built a 3-0 lead with a superb opening two periods before conceding four goals in a 13-minute span in the...
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Game #70 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 6 vs. Dallas Stars 5 (OT)

The Toronto Maple Leafs kept the good times rolling on home ice with a thrilling back-and-forth win over the Dallas Stars on Wednesday night. Your...
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Game #66 Review: Florida Panthers 3 vs. Toronto Maple Leafs 2 (OT)

After grabbing a point against the run of play in Tampa Bay, the Toronto Maple Leafs dropped a point in a game they should’ve...
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Game #62 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 1 vs. Florida Panthers 0

The Toronto Maple Leafs made it 11 wins in their last 13 games with a 1-0 win over the Florida Panthers on Tuesday night. Your...
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Game #58 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 4 vs. Tampa Bay Lightning 3

The Toronto Maple Leafs ran up a 3-0 lead, gave it up, and found a way to win anyway against the President's Trophy frontrunners...
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Game #57 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 6 vs. Ottawa Senators 3

The Toronto Maple Leafs picked up their seventh win in their last eight games after a convincing victory over the Ottawa Senators on Saturday...
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Game #56 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 3 vs. Nashville Predators 2 (SO)

On the back of a first-star performance from Frederik Andersen, the Toronto Maple Leafs picked up their sixth win in their last seven games...
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Game #53 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 4 vs. New York Rangers 0

The Toronto Maple Leafs cruised to a convincing 4-0 victory over the New York Rangers on Thursday night, marking their second consecutive shutout and...

Game #52 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 5 vs. New York Islanders 0

In what is sure to be the feel-good game of the regular season for the Toronto Maple Leafs, Travis Dermott, Justin Holl and Kasperi...

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