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Game Day #29: Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Tampa Bay Lightning

The Toronto Maple Leafs take on the Tampa Bay Lightning (7:30 p.m., SNO) in their first game in a week, amid some Toronto media fuelled drama regarding Steven Stamkos' liking of a tweet (henceforth...

Toronto Maple Leafs OHL Prospects Update – December Edition Part 2

Mitch Marner – London KnightsJust when you think the hype around Marner couldn’t get any crazier, he goes and has a month like he did in November. Last week, Marner was named the OHL's...

Game #28 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 3 vs. New Jersey Devils 2 (SO)

The Toronto Maple Leafs built on a strong showing in St. Louis with a 3-2 shootout win over the visiting Devils on Tuesday night. Toronto fell behind early in this one, as a Roman Polak...
Travis Dermott of the Erie Otters. Photo by Terry Wilson / OHL I

Will Travis Dermott make Team Canada?

It’s a long held belief that Canada could submit two teams in the IIHF World Junior Hockey tournament and both would be contenders for the gold medal. This is thanks in large part to the...

Jeremy Bracco left off Team USA’s 2016 World Junior roster

The roster for Team USA's evaluation camp for the 2016 World Juniors has just been announced, but last night one of the best in the business delivered some sobering news to Maple Leafs fans:Alex DeBrincat...

Game Day #27: Toronto Maple Leafs vs. St. Louis Blues

Anyone predicting even a few weeks ago that Garret Sparks and Antoine Bibeau would be the Leafs' starter and backup respectively come early December would've been accused of indulging in the Rob Ford Special. But here we are.Icing on...

Game #25 Review: Winnipeg Jets 6 vs. Toronto Maple Leafs 1

After a game like tonight's, it's a good time to remind ourselves of the expectations for the 2015-16 Leafs season. It’s certainly easy to get worked up watching the team get dominated – in front of a hung-out-to-dry...

Game Day #25: Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Winnipeg Jets

A tougher test for Garret Sparks is expected tonight as the Toronto Maple Leafs pay a visit to the Winnipeg Jets (7:30 p.m. EST, Sportsnet). With Ondrej Pavelec hurt, the Jets will also be trotting out a rookie goaltender...

Garret Sparks’ unexpected rise

It's probably not something you thought you'd hear less than 25 games into the season, or at all this year: Garret Sparks will make his NHL debut for the Toronto Maple Leafs tonight. Whether this is...

Game Review: Toronto Marlies 3 vs. Syracuse Crunch 1

Makeshift Marlies too strong for Syracuse This game had a talking point before a puck was even touched. The Marlies coaching staff decided that Panik, Nylander, Soshnikov, Percy and Bibeau would be rested in an effort to preserve them...
Toronto Maple Leafs vs Boston Bruins

Game 22 Scoring Chances and Zone Entries: Bruins 4 vs. Leafs 3 (SO)

A poor start in their second straight game against Boston saw the Maple Leafs behind by two after the first period. They rallied well in the second, as a wild five minute stretch saw them...

Maple Leafs looking to complete their Vesey collection?

A report from Bob McKenzie yesterday pointed out the dots connecting the Maple Leafs’ hiring of Jim Vesey as an amateur scout earlier this year to the possibility of his son, Jimmy Vesey Jr., hitting free agency this summer following the...

Game Review: Game #22, Boston Bruins 4 vs. Toronto Maple Leafs 3 (SO)

The Toronto Maple Leafs bounced back from a rough opening period, gaining a point in a 4-3 shootout loss to the Bruins on Monday night. Boston got out to an early lead in the second...
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Game 21 Scoring Chances and Zone Entries: Bruins 2 vs. Leafs 0

It looked like the Maple Leafs might manage to make it through regulation in this second half of a road back-to-back, but a poor third period ultimately sunk Toronto. After a quiet opening frame, the two teams...

Game 20 Scoring Chances and Zone Entries: Leafs 2 vs. Hurricanes 1 (SO)

The Leafs weren't offensively impressive for most of their game in Carolina, but some strong goaltending from James Reimer earned them an eventual shootout victory. That was put in danger when Carolina went ahead midway...
Toronto Maple Leafs vs Boston Bruins

Game Day #21, Toronto Maple Leafs at Boston Bruins (7 p.m., CBC)

On the heels of the most bizarre offseason of any team in the NHL, it's been an interesting first 18 games to the Don Sweeney era in Beantown. - They're a mediocre 9-8-1, despite scoring the...

Game Review: Game #20, Toronto Maple Leafs 2 vs. Carolina Hurricanes 1 (SO)

The Maple Leafs are leaving Raleigh with stolen goods in the form of two points in the NHL standings. It was a case of history repeating itself for much of the night: a pretty lame...
Jonathan Bernier / New York Rangers

Game 18 Scoring Chances and Zone Entries: Rangers 4 vs. Leafs 3

In their second game against the top team in the league, the Maple Leafs managed a much stronger performance, but were let down in goal. After a long shot from the neutral zone by Derek...