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Wednesday Mashup: Lightning – Rangers going 7

Wednesday Reading:Anthony Petrielli: Exploring Mike Babcock's Systems - MLHS This is not the first time Mike Babcock has been in charge of a team in transition, though.  We can look back to see what he...

News and Notes: Mike Babcock Fever

What a day in Leafland. It wasn't exactly a Clarkson trade-level blindside news bomb, but even best-in-the-biz Bob McKenzie gave the Leafs zero chance at landing Mike Babcock 24 hours ago, as it appears only...

Bob McKenzie on Winnik trade, what’s next for Leafs

Bob McKenzie on TSN Drive: Winnik trade: Sill is obviously a component where the contact had to come back the other way. The Penguins not only needed the Leafs to eat half of Winnik’s salary...
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Friday Mashup: Back to Back On Tap

Pittsburgh tonight followed by Buffalo tomorrow. Better to be playing the Sabres when tired than the Penguins, at least. Friday Links:Paul Hendrick: Peter Horachek interview -- talks backside pressure, neutral zone coverage (Leafs TV) Jonas Siegel:...
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Friday Mashup: Winnik “100%”, Gardiner injured

The Toronto Maple Leafs are back at the ACC on Saturday night to face off against the New York Rangers and play again on Sunday vs the Ottawa Senators. In the mean time, here...

Should Joffrey Lupul or James van Riemsdyk play on Phil Kessel’s line?

One of the more interesting developments in the beginning of Maple Leafs training camp has been the notion of reuniting Joffrey Lupul with Phil Kessel, which would drop James van Riemsdyk down a line. Would...

The Maple Leafs & NHL Average Age by Team

Yesterday the Leafs partook in their annual golf tournament and pre-camp media rounds, where Joffrey Lupul touched on a topic that has popped up throughout the summer—the Maple Leafs have gotten older.I’m really excited with...
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James Mirtle on TSN 1050

James Mirtle on TSN 1050 talking Cody Franson and the 2014-2015 Toronto Maple Leafs' makeup.

Sunday Mashup: Leafs News and Notes

Today, Steve Simmons had a few interesting Leafs tidbits in his Sunday column. “Don’t expect anything sexy when the Leafs announce their coaching staff shortly. In fact don’t be surprised if the Leafs two new...

William Nylander Drafted 8th Overall by the Maple Leafs

"Nylander might be the most skilled player in the draft." The Toronto Maple Leafs have selected Modo forward William  Nylander with their eighth overall selection in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft. The Maple Leafs have leaned...
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Maple Leaf Hangout Ep. #10 with special guest James Mirtle

That's a wrap on Episode 10 of the Maple Leaf Hangout with The Globe and Mail's James Mirtle.Topics include:- Kadri stepping into the first line center spot - Are the Leafs a real contender for...

Preview and GDT: Avalanche at Maple Leafs (7 p.m., TSN)

Team Records: Leafs – 3-0-0 vs. Avalanche – 2-0-0 2012-13 Season Series: Two teams haven't met since October 17, 2011. Key Matchup: Patrick Roy vs. ACC stanchions Fantasy Hockey: There’s a new way to play fantasy hockey...

Maple Leafs Announce Another Round of Cuts

Courtesy of the Globe's James Mirtle, the Maple Leafs trimmed the camp roster from 47 down to 30 on Sunday afternoon, as the team's opening night lineup came just a little more into focus....

Not Enough Money To Go Around

Even with news breaking this afternoon of Ilya Kovalchuk's new $60 million contract extension (potentially) with the New Jersey Devils, this 2010 free agency period has been one of the most uneventful and slow-developing...

Free Agent Frenzy is Here!

Flyers officially kick off July 1st festivities by acquiring Andrej Mezaros from the Lightning in exchange for a 2nd round pick. Rumors of Boston centre Marc Savard potentially heading out west to Calgary as...

Podcast: Stick Work3

Stick Work with Fab and Kats returns this week. Fab and I pick our Torontosaurus Rex and discuss why. I went a little off the board with a player that should be given more...

Schedules: Leafs Middle Out; Sharks/Bruins Struggle?

Last season in a draft, I chose Evgeni Nabokov for an H2H league organized by James Mirtle. It seemed early, but I had reasons. To win in fantasy GMs must find an...

Introducing the 2009-10 Maple Leafs Annual

UPDATE: Some changes in information:Hits newsstands September 8th, available at all Indigo Chapters stores in Canada as well as wherever magazines are sold in the greater Toronto area, including Walmart, grocery stores, drug stores, newsstands,...