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Maple Leafs cut Colton Orr, Fraser McLaren, William Nylander; Roster down to 23

The cuts are in. The Leafs have waived Colton Orr, Frazer McLaren and Korbinian Holzer, while William Nylander is headed back to MoDo for the upcoming season.That means, if you lost track, the guys who...

Game Review: Preseason Game #5, Maple Leafs 6 vs. Sabres 4

The Toronto Maple Leafs still seem to be working through systemic issues, learning new defensive and neutral zone systems, but the shots against remain a red flag. Toronto Maple Leafs vs Buffalo Sabres Player Notes Tyler Bozak -...

Game Review: Preseason Game #2, Maple Leafs 4 vs. Flyers 0

Thanks to a 4-0 win over the Philadelphia Flyers, the Maple Leafs are now 2-0 in preseason. While that means exactly nothing, especially given this was the exact same Flyers lineup playing its second night in...

Troy Bodie re-signed to one-year deal by the Maple Leafs

The Maple Leafs have brought back depth winger Troy Bodie on a one-year contract. Signing Tim Leiweke’s son in law, and his inclusion in the 22-man opening night roster in October, brought about some skepticism...

What do the Toronto Marlies’ successes mean for the Maple Leafs?

Former Bruins GM Harry Sinden had a great quote on being a GM in the book Behind the Moves:“I think the bottom line is pretty simple: who can play and who can’t play. That’s...

Morning Mashup: Drafting in the 8 spot

No miracles in yesterday's draft lottery.Here's the history of the eighth overall pick dating back to 1990:The top 20 prospects per the March ISS rankings:Nick Ritchie is going to get a lot of play...

Mason Raymond: Hold On or Sell High?

Gold is Canada's and the players are on flights back home.  The NHL season starts up again on Tuesday with just nine days remaining until the March 5 NHL Trade Deadline.  As the Toronto...

Decisions facing Carlyle in the Leafs bottom six

What a much more enjoyable month of hockey that was from the Maple Leafs, the latter half in particular. Toronto has seven regulation wins in their last 10 games, and are 9-1-1 in their...

Game Recap: Game #44, Islanders 5 at Leafs 3

This was the first loss of the season that can be definitively attributed to poor Maple Leafs' goaltending. Not that the Leafs were totally convincing otherwise, but they carried the shots advantage and play...
Leafs vs Stars

Preview & GDT: Stars at Maple Leafs (7 p.m., Sportsnet)

The Leafs look to pick up their first win in five games tonight against the Dallas Stars. The Stars are 10th in the west with a 13-9-4 record, but some of below-average teams in...

Game in 10: Game #21: Leafs 5 vs. Islanders 2

Jake Gardiner dazzled in his best game of the season, David Clarkson FINALLY scored his first goal of the season and Jonathan Bernier was good when he needed to be as the Toronto Maple...
Leafs vs Wings

Preseason Post Game: Game #8 – Red Wings 1 at Leafs 3

The Maple Leafs and the Red Wings both decided to save their best for the regular season and ice watered down rosters for the last game of the pre-season. Beyond that, I will spare...

Now what?

The John Michael Liles buyout watch is officially over, for this year, anyway.Nazem Kadri and Cody Franson are still RFAs, and the Leafs currently have just 4.9M in cap space to retain them both....

An Interview with Greg Cronin

MLHS' Alec Brownscombe chatted with assistant coach of the Leafs Greg Cronin over the phone this afternoon. Topics covered include the penalty kill, the team's possession play and possession statistics, the Bruins series, and...

Quick Thoughts: Leafs lock up Orr and MacIntyre

The Leafs announced the resigning of Colton Orr and Drew MacIntyre yesterday.Orr played 44 of 48 regular season games with the Leafs before dressing for all seven playoffs games. For his efforts, he’s getting...
Colton Orr

Leafs bring back Orr for 2 more years

The most controversially debated 5-6 minute hockey player on Twitter, Colton Orr, has been re-signed for 2 years at $925,000 per season. Not overly surprising given Randy Carlyle has always and will always feel...
Dave Nonis

A Bunch of Off-Season Questions

I really wanted to write a wrap up notebook, but I wasn’t going to subject myself to watching that game again, nor do I particularly want to write about it. I mean, the only...
Game #4, Boston Bruins at Maple Leafs

GDT: Eastern Conference Quarterfinal Game #4, Boston Bruins at Maple Leafs (7 p.m., CBC)

Toronto looks for their 1st win on home ice in this series (and in 9 years) and you can expect that they will be a little less tight in the 1st period than they...

Leafs vs. Bruins – Round 1, 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs

It’s official. The Leafs will face the Bruins in round one. I’d be lying if I said I wasn’t hoping for the Habs on Tuesday. As much as the last four games against the Habs...

Leafs Notebook – April 22

The Toronto Maple Leafs are officially in the playoffs.I hope that felt as good to read as it did to write.It has been a long nine years since Jeremy Roenick broke Leafs Nations’...