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Playing The Odds

As the Trade Deadline approaches, speculation will continue to grow over which Maple Leaf players may be moving on to new NHL destinations. The following is my own personal estimation of the likelihood of regular...

Are Talks Heating Up?

The reputable Eklund is reporting with an always reliable "e4" rating that the Maple Leafs are closing in on a deal with the Vancouver Canucks that will involve Nikolai Antropov heading west in exchange...

Post-Game: Leafs/Canucks – Sianora Sundin

On a night where we can say the "Sundin Saga" came to its exciting and fitting end, the Leafs played a second straight game where they showed the hard work and energy that was...

Who’s On Burke’s Radar?

While draft picks are high priority in any potential trade talks leading up to the March 4th deadline, Brian Burke is also said to be targeting a group of young but already established NHLers,...

Post-Game: Leafs Show Pens No Love

Nothing beats slaughtering Cindy "headjerk" Crosby and his fellow flightless Birds. Nothing. I think we've come to learn that - play your back-ups against the Blue and White as much as you want on any...

What’s in Wilson’s Doghouse?

At a time when the Alex Rodriguez steroid issue is making the rounds around the sporting world, I'm wondering if Leaf coach Ron Wilson has some of that "magic stuff" stashed inside that doghouse...

To trade or not to trade

Most recent Leafs trade talk in the mainstream media centers largely around Pavel Kubina and Tomas Kaberle. Just about enough has been mentioned on those fronts; Brian Burke will not compromise in his return...

For What It’s Worth – Part 2 (Leafs Rumors)

With the trade deadline just weeks away, here are a few rumors that are doing more than just making the rounds. The Untouchables Brian Burke has given the league his list of untouchables for advanced phone...

Post-Game: Fugly

So much for easing Justin Pogge into his second start against the low-scoring Minnesota Wild. With that degree of spotty defensive coverage, even the lowest of low-scoring teams would've lit up the Leafs for...

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...

Saturday Morning Scoop

The latest from a source: "The Leafs can’t get Toskala to improve his play and that is a huge problem. The only reason Pogge is not starting with the club is that they are...

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...

Quick Post-Game: Ugh

Slow starts off the hop have been endemic for the Leafs this season, but tonight went above and beyond a poor start as the listlessness didn't seem to wear off until the second intermission....

Columbus scouts eyeing a pair of Leafs

Here's an interesting little excerpt from Eric Smith's (Columbus Blue Jackets Blogger) blog over at Hockeybuzz, (props to TML35 for the heads up) that might spur a little armchair GM fantasizing: "With the 2-0 start...

Pre-Game: Leafs at Bruins

As they hit the road for a three-game away stretch, the Maple Leafs look to extend their three game winning streak but must start by conquering the impenetrable fortress known as the TD Banknorth...

Post-Game: He Just Can’t Stop Scoring

The Maple Leafs have recorded their first three game winning streak since March by way of a shootout win (you heard me correctly) over the New Jersey Devils. Joe Sakic Rookie call-up...

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...

The Burkean Age Begins

Brian Burke's exact intentions with the Toronto Maple Leafs will be the source of much speculation likely until after the Christmas season, but there may just be one tweak made in shorter order: locating...

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...

Comeback Kids Fall Just Short

Almost as impressive as the third period display by the Maple Leafs last night was their ability to storm out of the gate again this afternoon in their second game in less than 24...
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