Category Archives: Toronto Maple Leafs
On a day that many predicted would be full of trades and movement, the NHL Draft maintained a level of calmness. Not too many trades were made at all on day 1 and the order of the top 10 remained the same, which meant the Leafs made their selection at 8. (more…)
Well it is June now. The Stanley Cup Finals have begun and the off-season is right around the corner. Rumours are running rampant throughout the league over almost all 30 teams and new headlines are popping up, especially in Pittsburgh… However, Leafs Nation is not far behind. (more…)
Sorry for the interruption, we will resume the regularly scheduled playoff talk momentarily: (more…)
As I wrote just one short week ago, the Leafs have dropped from the strong position of second in the Atlantic division to now 10th in the Eastern conference. However, even after losing 8 games in a row, this team is still mathematically in the playoff hunt. Given this teams inconsistency and streakiness throughout the year, they could very well run the table with the 6 remaining games and make the race that much more exciting. (more…)
Just when you think all is quiet with the Leafs, something decides to pop up to grab the media’s attention. Just about a week ago, this team was sitting pretty in second place. Now they are on the verge of dropping out of a playoff spot and are looking at a stretch of extremely crucial games to stay in the hunt, starting with probably the most important game of the year on Saturday against Montreal. (more…)
As predicted by myself, the Leafs were extremely quiet on Trade Deadline day. In typical Maple Leaf fashion, fans have reacted negatively to these actions, or lack thereof, but I believe at this point in time that this was absolutely the right thing to do.