Category: Toronto Maple Leafs

Toronto Maple Leafs: Jake Gardiner drawing interest from Islanders, Flames and Hurricanes

Jake Gardiner, Toronto Maple Leafs

During TSN‘s nationally broadcast Sunday night game between the Ottawa Senators and Detroit Red Wings, Insider Darren Dreger revealed that NHL teams are calling the Toronto Maple Leafs with interest in acquiring puck-moving defenceman Jake Gardiner. According to Dreger –…

HBO releases 24/7 teaser in lead up to the 2014 Winter Classic between the Toronto Maple Leafs and Detroit Red Wings

Dion Phaneuf, Toronto Maple Leafs.

Two years in the making, the Toronto Maple Leafs and Detroit Red Wings will finally embark on the highly anticipated Winter Classic showdown on January 1st, 2014, at the Big House in Michigan. HBO’s mini-series “24/7” always prefaces the annual…

Forbes ranks the Toronto Maple Leafs the NHL’s most valuable franchise

Toronto Maple Leafs

Once again, topping the list of most valuable franchise in the National Hockey League is the Toronto Maple Leafs, according to yesterday’s valuation by Forbes magazine. The Leafs have topped the list for several years straight now. The Blue &…

Toronto Maple Leafs honour Bon Jovi as first member on Wall of Fame

Toronto Maple Leafs

Traditionally, NHL hockey clubs honour their best players in celebration of a spectacular, memorable career. But the Toronto Maple Leafs have changed all that with a break from tradition and a jump into trend setting. On November 3rd of this…

Toronto Maple Leafs: Nazem Kadri called Don Cherry ‘Grandpa Grapes’

Don Cherry, CBC's Hockey Night In Canada.

Every Saturday night Don Cherry speaks his mind on CBC’s Hockey Night In Canada, and last Saturday, he chose to call out Toronto Maple Leafs centre Nazem Kadri for his suspension last week against the Minnesota Wild. In the first…

Toronto Maple Leafs: Phil Kessel misses practice with the flu

Phil Kessel, Toronto Maple Leafs

Stop the presses! Toronto Maple Leafs sniper Phil Kessel was not at practice today because of a bout with the flu according to Mark Masters of TSN. His absence is worrisome for a Leafs team that has recently battled several…

Toronto Maple Leafs: a briefing on Peter Holland

Peter Holland, Toronto Maple Leafs.

The Toronto Maple Leafs acquired centre Peter Holland from Anaheim today in a deal that allows the Ducks to clean up their Cap situation, and affords the Leafs the opportunity to potentially find the big top-nine centreman they have been…

Toronto Maple Leafs acquire Peter Holland from the Anaheim Ducks

Toronto Maple Leafs

Due to a recent string of untimely injuries, the Toronto Maple Leafs acquired C Peter Holland and enforcer Brad Staubitz today from the Anaheim Ducks in exchange for D Jesse Blacker, a conditional 3rd round pick in 2014, and a 7th…

Buffalo Sabres: Ted Nolan returns against the Toronto Maple Leafs

Buffalo Sabres head coach Ted Nolan.

Ted Nolan‘s highly anticipated debut, or return if you’d like, happens conveniently right before a meeting with old foes. Tonight, and again tomorrow, the Buffalo Sabres and Toronto Maple Leafs embark on a home-and-home mini-series that promises animosity and hate…

Toronto Maple Leafs: Brian Burke’s design was on full display last night

Toronto Maple Leafs, Brian Burke.

Despite losing for the third time in four games, it is clear that Brian Burke‘s design is coming to fruition with the Toronto Maple Leafs. When Burke was hired to fix the club in November of 2008, he promised a…