What's Next for the St. Louis Blues?

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This was supposed to be their year, the year in which the St. Louis Blues finally hoisted the Stanley Cup for the first time. The Blues were cup contenders, and the Hockey News even selected them to win it all at the beginning of the season. The key word in that last sentence though is […] READ MORE


What to do with Randy Carlyle?

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It is official. With the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-0 loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning on Tuesday night, combined with a Columbus Blue Jackets 4-3 overtime victory over the Phoenix Coyotes, the Leafs have collapsed, and are out of playoff contention. As it has been since about the midway point of the eight game losing […] READ MORE


The Development of Maple Leafs Prospect Connor Brown

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Much of the attention in Leaf-land at the moment is focused on the negative, mainly the fact that many in the fan-base have a pessimistic view toward the Leafs end to the season, with question marks surrounding a possible playoff berth, a playoff berth that seemed like a certainty a week ago. Instead of continually […] READ MORE



The Legend of Conn Smythe

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For many die-hard Toronto Maple Leafs fans, February 14th does not mark a day in which individuals express their love for their significant other. Instead, it is a day that marks the anniversary that the Toronto St. Pats hockey club was re-named the Toronto Maple Leafs, under new owner Maj. Conn Smythe. Smythe has become […] READ MORE


James van Riemsdyk Shining in Toronto

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The last major move by former Leafs GM Brian Burke before he was axed occurred on June 23rd, 2012. Burke sent former first round pick, defenceman Luke Schenn to the Philadelphia Flyers for former first round pick, left wing James van Riemsdyk. Many Leafs fans were relieved that Schenn was gone, as he had become […] READ MORE


Leafs Nation: Do Not Give Up On David Clarkson!

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It is amazing how quickly attitude and opinions can change. When David Clarkson signed a 7-year/$36.75 million deal to join the Toronto Maple Leafs on July 5th, I think it is safe to say that the majority of Leafs fans were ecstatic. GM Dave Nonis had landed the top free agent on the market in […] READ MORE



Hockey Hall of Fame – Future Class or Future Snub?

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This past Monday, five individuals were inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame. There has been little debate on whether or not the class of 2013 is worthy of induction. Fred Shero was a revolutionary coach who earned two Stanley Cup rings with the Flyers. Geraldine Heaney has been credited by many as being the […] READ MORE


Keys to the Leafs Continuing Their Early Success

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If one were to ask any Toronto Maple Leafs fan their opinion on the Leafs 10-5-0 month of October, I can guarantee a majority of them will be very pleased with the result. The Leafs ended the first month of play, a month filled with injuries to Joffrey Lupul, Mark Fraser, Nikolai Kulemin, and a […] READ MORE