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Trading James Reimer: Not So Fast

One of the “logical” things that is supposed to play out in Leafland this summer is the team trading James Reimer and officially running with Jonathan Bernier as their starter. All things considered, how logical is...

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...

Maple Leafs’ Free Agents: Who stays and who goes?

We looked at options with the Maple Leafs under contract last week. Today, let's take a look at the UFAs and RFAs. UFAs Dave Bolland Quick Thoughts: Had a hot start with the Leafs before getting hurt and...

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...

Game in 10: 2014 Winter Classic, Game #42, Leafs 3 at Red Wings 2

Usually, HBO's 24/7 beats the actual Winter Classic in fanfare and expectation. This year, it has simply been a welcomed preview. The Big House in Ann Arbour, Michigan gathered a record number of bodies...
Troy Bodie

Game Recap: Game #37, Leafs 2 vs. Coyotes 1 (SO)

Big sigh of relief as the Leafs pull one out in the shootout to stave off .500 and move to 18-16-3. Another one-goal effort here, but the Leafs generated enough chances for a regulation...
Phil Kessel and Tyler Seguin Shake Hands

Morning Mashup: Stars In Town Tonight

The Leafs dropped their first December contest to extend the losing streak to five games, and six of the last seven. San Jose hurled 41 shots on the net and James Reimer was pretty...

Game in 10: Game #22 – Predators 4 at Leafs 2

A promising first period went badly astray as the Leafs had their five-game home winning streak snapped by four unanswered goals from the Nashville Predators. The Leafs move to 13-8-1 on the season.1 -...

Leafs Notebook – November 4

It is a little ironic that Dave Nonis left Vancouver this past weekend with an eerily similar problem to the one he faced while GM of the Canucks.During the 2007-08 season – Nonis’ last...

Game in 10: Game #12, Maple Leafs 4 vs. Penguins 1

Toronto bounced back from a defeat in Columbus last night in a big way with a win against the Penguins. The Leafs found their physical game and put forth a strong effort across the...

Preview and GDT: Senators at Maple Leafs (7 p.m., CBC)

Team Records: Leafs - 2-0-0 vs. Senators - 1-0-0 2012-13 Season Series: 4-1 Leafs Fantasy Hockey: There’s a new way to play fantasy hockey that turns the season long grind into quick hitting one night leagues....

Preseason Post Game: Leafs 4 vs. Flyers 3

The Leafs kicked off preseason with a 4-3 win over the Flyers.Of course, you shouldn't read too far into game one of the preseason with only three or four regulars playing for the Leafs,...

Talking Jonathan Bernier & James Reimer with The Goalie Guild

The more I think about the Jonathan Bernier trade, the more I realize it was a straight-up judgment call by the Leafs' pro scouts (led by Steve Kasper, this staff includes Mike Penny, Tom...

Bernier the Boats

The Jonathan Bernier to Toronto speculation was ongoing all week, so it wasn’t a complete surprise when the Leafs acquired him yesterday. What was surprising, considering teams that are in much worse shape in...

On whether I’m an apologist or thinking rationally about the Bernier trade

So today, a trade happened.I don’t want to delve too deeply into a breakdown of the trade – mostly because I think this is a topic on its own and you can find what...

Could the Leafs be concerned about Reimer’s workload?

Between attempts to acquire Roberto Luongo, Miikka Kiprusoff, and now reportedly Jonathan Bernier, it just doesn’t feel like Leafs management is fully behind James Reimer being "the guy," does it? Listen in here to...

Go Away Goalie Rumours! + Updates from Nonis

Anybody who takes rumours at this time of year at face value is either new to hockey and the internet or still reading Hockeybuzz. I'm neither of those. These Jonathan Bernier to Toronto rumours...

2012-13 Player Review: James Reimer

At some point in the near future, some of you are going to find out who the real James Reimer is. I wrote a post not too long ago about Reimer’s upside and long-term...
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...

Preview and GDT: Eastern Conference Quarterfinal Game #6, Boston Bruins at Maple Leafs (7:30...

With their backs against the wall, the Maple Leafs will look to force a seventh game by winning at home for the first time this postseason.Toronto will undoubtedly play with the desperation they showed...