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Pogge Gets the Nod, Van Ryn Returns

Tonight, the Leafs will play the Minnesota Wild. Justin Pogge will be joining the Leafs for the affair and will get his second start this season. Mike Van Ryn, despite feeling well over the...

For What It’s Worth (A Collection of Leafs Rumors)

There are a ton of rumors flying around on the Toronto Maple Leafs. Some a downright ridiculous and some may very well have merit. This is a close outlook on a few of those...

Thoughts at the Half

Random thoughts and opinions from (roughly) the halfway point of the season:* Glad to see the mustache is back in style.   In fact, when I was younger I grew a goatee just because everyone...

Current Production has Minimal Impact on Trade Value

I know, you’re worried about value for Vesa Toskala and Tomas Kaberle. Well, don’t. Their recent performance(s) are killing their market value, right?No. Market forces and low-ball offers may hinder...

Statistical Roundup: The Holiday Special

The Holiday break is as good a time as any to take a peek at who the Maple Leafs' leaders are in the major statistical categories, and how they stack up against the league...

Stralman Demoted

Anton Stralman has been sent down to the Marlies presumably to accommodate the return of Jonas Frogren off the injury reserve come Tuesday against New Jersey (or possibly because he was sitting the press...

Player Stat Projections

For your perusal:Average Time On Ice:Matt Stajan: 16:35 Nik Antropov: 17:22 Nik Hagman: 18:06 Lee Stempniak: 18:46 Alex Ponikarovsky: 15:28 Mikhail Grabovski:17:27 Jason Blake: 16:20 Tomas Kaberle: 23:50 Dominic Moore: 15:38 Pavel Kubina: 20:42 Mike Van Ryn: 19:50 Ian White: 17:30 Nik Kulemin: 14:33 Anton Stralman: 15:51 Jeff...

Post-Game: Somebody get these men roster spots

Williams & White score to rally Leafs to 2-1 win at the HSBC The Maple Leafs escaped from the House of Pain with two points tonight and, better yet, their two call-ups were superlative in...

Tomas, where art thou?

Wilson had some choice words for the media after last night's brutal loss that made Phoenix, one of the league's lowest scoring teams, look like an offensive juggernaut out there. Talking about why he...

Finally, a West Coast Win

You couldn't help but feel the Southwest Coast whammy was afflicting the Maple Leafs once again as Alexander Frolov streaked in alone and beat Vesa Toskala less than a minute into the three game...

Thoughts At The Quarter

Random thoughts, 23 games in:Matt Stajan is the leading scorer on the Leafs. Let me repeat that: Matt Stajan is the leading scorer on the Leafs, and is on pace for close...

The Ron Wilson Way

Ed. Note: Richard-Steven Williams, a UK-based NHL and European hockey enthusiast, will be joining the MLHS blogging team.It's fantastic to have Richard aboard, he's an immense talent. Here's his piece on Ron Wilson from a...

MLHS Roundtable Discussion #1!

Sorry for the delay guys.  We greatly appreciate the flood of great questions and comments, and are sorry to say we couldn't get to them all. We've all been pretty busy lately for a...

MOVING UP THE LADDER?

A couple of weeks ago, Leafs defenceman Mike Van Ryn was battling for a spot on the Toronto blueline. Perhaps he still is. But I believe his stellar play to date must have him...

Opening Night: Turning Another Leaf

The Maple Leafs are ready to set the upcoming season stage for the Detroit Red Wings tonight at the Joe Louis arena and quite a few regulars are ready to pull the jersey back...

Bell Waived, Lineup Almost Set.

Mark Bell's career in Toronto seems to be all but over. The 28-year old from Ontario joined the Leafs along with Vesa Toskala at last year's draft shrouded under the cloud of an...

Schenn Update

In a recent e-mail conversation with Cliff Fletcher, the Maple Leafs general manager suggested that he hopes to put pen to paper with 18-year-old Luke Schenn by early next week.The debate rages on as...

Maple Leafs Odds and Ends

A few notes on the Leafs recent demotions, Wednesday’s roster tidbits and a quick review of Monday night’s affair with the Blues. - The Maple Leafs have shrunk their roster slightly by demoting Bates...

Pre-Game: Leafs-Pens Rematch

A momentum swing in Wednesday's 3-2 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins can be largely attributed to a couple of in-game changes orchestrated by bench-boss Ron Wilson.The starting first line of Mikhail Grabovski, Nik Antropov...

Hope Springs Eternal

>>>DISCUSS IT HERE They’re out there. Everywhere you look. The predictions that place the Leafs anywhere from 10th to 14th in the Eastern conference for the upcoming NHL season. Most hockey pundits are not giving the...