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Leafs/Bruins: Post-Game

For the second time in a week, the Maple Leafs have felt the wrath of the Boston Bruins on home ice, only this time there were distinct differences from Saturday's 7-2 beat down.The Leafs,...

Leafs/Senators Preview

Tonight will be a Battle of Ontario, as the Toronto Maple Leafs travel to Ottawa to take on the Senators in a Northeast Division bout. Vesa Toskala will get the nod in goal for...

Leafs Burned by Flames

The Leafs were down early as rookie phenom Jonas Gustavsson was lit up for 3 goals on 5 shots. Poor defensive coverage, a terrible line change, and a lucky bounce on a shot that...

They May Have Lost The Battle, But …

... they didn't give up the fight.Maple Leafs' fans should be very pleased with the effort displayed in last night's 3-1 loss to the Vancouver Canucks.   Although another loss is disappointing on the...

A Call For Reason

0-2-1 after 3 games, and the sky is falling.   Or so chicken little would have you believe, anyway.3 games in and panic?   Seriously?   You'd think the Leafs just traded away a handful of high...

Leafs Big Mouth?

It seems just a few months after an investigation was done on the Maple Leafs regarding the Vancouver Canucks Sedin twins prior to free agency day, the Leafs face yet another potential charge for...

Monster Getting Ready For The Midway?

Given the early-season struggles of incumbent starting netminder Vesa Toskala, speculation is mounting that Jonas Gustavsson could receive his first NHL start as early as Tuesday night when the Leafs face their Ontario rivals,...

Uncharacteristic Komisarek

It feels strange to have the similar attitude of Bill Watters on Leafs Lunch towards prized free agent acquisition, Mike Komisarek’s regular season debut against his former club. But … here we are.Komisarek began...

Favourite Maple Leafs Goal Of All-Time

With the new season quickly approaching, the Maple Leafs have brought back the old commercial in which fans talk about their favourite Leafs goal of all-time (you know the one, right?). So it got me...

Brady says Kadri Stays, Kats Says Um .. No

Some different thoughts for the day, including some fantasy changes for Leafs players, another fantasy show appearance, and addressing the talk about Kadri staying in Toronto this season.I updated the charts for the previous...

Thoughts from the Rookie Tournament, Game 4

In the final game of the rookie tournament, the Leafs' rookies were beaten soundly -- to the tune of 7-1 -- by their Ontario rivals, the Ottawa Senators.Although I was not able to attend...

Thoughts from the Rookie Tournament, Game 3

Wednesday night's tilt between the Maple Leafs and Penguins was by far the sloppiest game the Leafs have played thus far, with a 4-1 Pittsburgh victory the end result.Simply put, the players looked as...

Rookie Tournament Details

As we prepare for some much needed hockey viewing this weekend, here are a couple helpful tidbits to know for the Maple Leafs Rookie Tournament beginning this Sunday in Kitchener:The Schedule:7 pm ET Sunday,...

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...

The Top 5 Stories That Will Carry Over Into Next Season

There is a lot going on  around the league these days.    Rumours about Kaberle and potential deals abound, a Kessel signing is no longer imminent, Heatley is still a Senator, and the NHL...

The Heatley Saga

The Edmonton Oilers are said to be meeting face-to-face with disgruntled Ottawa Senators forward Dany Heatley tonight in a last-ditch attempt to convince him to accept their trade offer.Update: Heatley putting trade on...

Burke in on Cammalleri

The Cammalleri camp has countered an offer from Brian Burke... working on figures. Sportsnet now reporting: Ottawa, New York, Toronto in on Cammalleri.

Quick Hits Under The Shadow Of Free Agency

Some quick rumour updates entering the final stretch before the free agent spending spree begins.From the grapevine:* Heatley to Edmonton said to be done (you knew that already).  NYR not as upset as some thought...

The One(s) That Got Away

Five trades that almost happened.  Count 'em, five separate deals.   So close, yet so far away.A very good source has it that Brian Burke saw five separate draft day deals fall apart in...

Pre-Draft Rumour Roundup

With only one day remaining before the draft, the NHL rumour mill is of course running rampant.Here is an update on the latest "non-source" chatter I've been hearing regarding draft moves, trade possibilities, and...

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Leafs Links: Toronto Marlies Post-Mortem, NHL Playoffs Coverage, Marlies Sign Nikolas...

Your Tuesday Leafs Links:https://twitter.com/wyshynski/status/737646327098531841https://twitter.com/scottcwheeler/status/737630235429076993https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLlgFjm5b0Oen7YllhLU8DQqvwVs20YFijPlaylist of: Dubas, Keefe, Nylander, Clune, Leivo, Kapanen, Holl, Gauthier, Brown, Brennan, Carrick (x2), Bibeau, Loov & Campbell on locker clean out...