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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.

Toronto Maple Leafs vs Montreal Canadiens, preseason, Alex Kerfoot

Preseason Game Notes: Toronto Maple Leafs 3 vs. Montreal Canadiens 0

The Toronto Maple Leafs’ full NHL lineup put the screws to a half-strength Montreal Canadiens team on Wednesday night, shutting them out for the...
Toronto Maple Leafs at Montreal Canadiens, preseason

Preseason Game Notes: Toronto Maple Leafs 3 vs. Montreal Canadiens 0

The Toronto Maple Leafs brought an AHL roster into Montreal and picked up a 3-0 win over an NHL-calibre Canadiens squad on Monday night. A...
Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Buffalo Sabres, Preseason Game #4

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

The Toronto Maple Leafs fell to a stronger Buffalo team in the second half of a preseason home-and-home on Saturday. Player notes, post-game quotes, and...
Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Buffalo Sabres, Preseason Game #3

Preseason Game Notes: Toronto Maple Leafs 3 vs. Buffalo Sabres 0

The Toronto Maple Leafs picked up their first win of preseason over a Buffalo Sabres team light on NHL regulars on Friday night. Player notes,...
Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Ottawa Senators, Preseason Game #2

Preseason Game Notes: Ottawa Senators 4 vs. Toronto Maple Leafs 3

The Toronto Maple Leafs dropped their second in a row to the Ottawa Senators in the second preseason primer on Wednesday night. Player notes, Babcock...
Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Ottawa Senators, Preseason Game #1

Preseason Game Notes: Ottawa Senators 3 vs. Toronto Maple Leafs 1

Well, we’re one game closer to the regular season. This was exactly what you would expect from the first game of preseason in terms of...
Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Boston Bruins, Game 7

Game #7 Review: Boston Bruins 5 vs. Toronto Maple Leafs 1

Joke's on us for expecting anything different. Your game in ten: 1.  It’s a serious case of deja vu sitting here again reflecting on yet another...
Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Boston Bruins, Game 6

ECQF Game #6 Review: Boston Bruins 4 vs. Toronto Maple Leafs 2

We're shipping up to Boston for another Game 7 after special teams cost the Toronto Maple Leafs a golden opportunity to close out the...
Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Boston Bruins, Game 5

ECQF Game #5 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 2 vs. Boston Bruins 1

Three down, one to go. Your game in ten: 1. Having reached the point in the series where both teams are now totally dialed into their...
Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Boston Bruins, Game 4

ECQF Game #4 Review: Boston Bruins 6 vs. Toronto Maple Leafs 4

All square. Your game in ten: 1.  This game was lost in the details for the Leafs. Their energy wasn’t the issue, and they generated enough...
Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Boston Bruins, Game 3

ECQF Game #3 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 3 vs. Boston Bruins 2

After experiencing a thorough beatdown in Game 2 and receiving some bad news before the game about Nazem Kadri’s suspension for the remainder of...
Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Boston Bruins in Game 1

ECQF Game #1 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 4 vs. Boston Bruins 1

About that Boston sweep… Your game in ten: 1.  The first test the Leafs had to pass in this game concerned their start, knowing they were...

Game #81 Review: Tampa Bay Lightning 3 vs. Toronto Maple Leafs 1

In their penultimate game of the 2018-19 regular season, the Toronto Maple Leafs lost a hard-fought battle to the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday...
Toronto Maple Leafs vs. New York Islanders

Game #79 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 2 vs. New York Islanders 1

Just what the doctor ordered: The Toronto Maple Leafs punched their ticket to the 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs with a dominant 2-1 win over...
Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Florida Panthers

Game #76 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 7 vs. Florida Panthers 5

The Toronto Maple Leafs, led by John Tavares' four-goal performance, bounced back in a high-flying victory against the Florida Panthers on Monday night. First Period Much...
Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Buffalo Sabres

Game #74 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 4 vs. Buffalo Sabres 2

After getting shutout out the previous night, the Toronto Maple Leafs bounced back with a strong 60-minute performance against the Buffalo Sabres on Wednesday...

Game #68 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 3 vs. Edmonton Oilers 2

The Toronto Maple Leafs rebounded with an improved effort to close out their Western Canada road trip as they held off the Edmonton Oilers...
Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Vancouver Canucks

Game #67 Review: Vancouver Canucks 3 vs. Toronto Maple Leafs 2

The Toronto Maple Leafs turned in a disappointing effort as they fell to the Vancouver Canucks in an overtime loss on Wednesday night. First Period The...

Game #66 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 6 vs. Calgary Flames 2

The Toronto Maple Leafs lit up the Pacific Division-leading Calgary Flames for six on Monday night to make it five wins (and 29 goals...
Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Buffalo Sabres

Game #62 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 5 vs. Buffalo Sabres 3

The Toronto Maple Leafs’ four-goal outburst in the second period was enough to overcome a Buffalo Sabres team that didn’t go away quietly on...

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