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Weekend Bits

Time to shake off the lingering effects of a rough Saturday night, by taking a peek at some of the stories headlining today's Leaf news. A peek at Wilson's coaching cheatsheet, a case for...

Maple Leafs Name Three Assistant Captains for 2009-10 Season

Per Kevin McGran at the Toronto Star: On a day a former Maple Leafs captain formally announced his retirement, coach Ron Wilson said the team would again start the season captainless.Newcomers Mike Komisarek and Francois...

Kadri Sent Back To Junior

From the 'Not Particularly A Shock' files ...Per the Toronto Star,  Nazem Kadri has been returned to the London Knights of the OHL.This move should not really come as any surprise; as an offensive...

Toughness Not Always Measured by Stats

I read an article in the Toronto Star the other day, in which Damien Cox suggests that the Maple Leafs weren't as soft of a club as many believe last season, due mostly to...

Quick Kessel Update

Some interesting contrasting rumors/speculation in the Toronto media today regarding Kessel:Damien Cox of the Toronto Star hears that Phil Kessel is very interested in joining the Maple Leafs and is already familiar with both...

Dollars and Sense

Hang in there folks, we're almost into September...The Globe and Mail has got a very interesting article up discussing the latest developments in the ongoing battle between Jim Balsillie and the NHL. At the very...

Daily Linkup – Tuesday

Today's midweek rumblings include the implications of the Joey Macdonald signing, Zherdev bolts for the KHL, a preview of the Coyotes afternoon hearing, a possible Senators throwback jersey, a whole lot of nothing on...

Daily Linkup – Thursday

Hitting the links bright and early on a Thursday morning: Jim Balsillie and the city of Hamilton get new life, Kadri's WJC tryout experience, an update on the Justin Pogge situation, Leafs sign a...

Burke Not Done – Odds and Ends

After taking a short pause to catch his breath after the Jonas Gustavsson deal was all sewn up, GM Brian Burke got right back down to business, as the Toronto Star is reporting that...

Brian Burke wants to go shopping

Maple Leafs' GM Brian Burke, per the Toronto Star:"We intend to be pushing the cap every year. We want to spend the money intelligently. We're Big Blue, we're going to spend to the cap."Now,...

Worst General Managers in NHL History

Part 3: 20 Years of Maple Misery From Gord Stellick to Cliff Fletcher Version 2.0It’s been over 40 years since the Leafs won the cup and while others make fun of the fans for continuing...

Burke, Moore closing in on a deal?

Speculation abounds that the Toronto Maple Leafs are continuing their efforts to re-sign Dominic Moore to a reasonable contract extension.   The talks are expected to continue well into this afternoon and evening.Per TSN: Sources tell...

The Big Lie

When it comes to trade rumours, generally the first thing we look at is the salary cap, and how much cap space the teams in question have available.  But how important is the cap,...

Leafs Pre-Game Tidbits

An ailing crop of defenders, a change of scenery, and a night off.After the Leafs got word that Jonas Frogren will be out of the lineup for up to six weeks after suffering two...

Recent MLHS articles

Thursday Mashup: Stamkos’ agent speaks out, No Kadri suspension, Who do...

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