Late Season Maple Leafs Roster Moves Continue

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With just six games remaining on the season, the Maple Leafs made several roster changes today. Zach Hyman, Connor Brown, Rinat Valiev and Connor Carrick have been reassigned to the Marlies, while Kasperi Kapanen, Tobias Lindberg, Andrew Campbell and T.J. Brennan have been called up to join the Leafs. Lindberg and Brennan have been deemed […] READ MORE


New-Look Maple Leafs Earn Mixed Reviews

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This new-look Maple Leafs team shows promise, but earns mixed reviews… Brooks Laich is gold. The newly-acquired veteran centreman brings a wealth of character and leadership that will resonate with both the coach and the kids. He is already making an impact. Great pickup. Nikita Soshnikov could become the Darcy Tucker-type-piece Leaf fans have been […] READ MORE


Leafs Trades Clear the Way for a Better Team Post-Deadline

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The NHL's February 29th trade deadline came and went relatively uneventfully, especially in Toronto. Most teams, especially the Leafs, made their big deals in the days and weeks before deadline day. As such, those who took the day off on Monday were severely disappointed when the biggest name moved was Mikkel Boedker. However, with Dion Phaneuf, Roman Polak, James Reimer, and Daniel Winnik all traded out of Toronto, the Maple Leafs lineup began to look like a piece of Swiss cheese. The time was ripe, then, for the organization to give some of the talent with the AHL's Toronto Marlies an opportunity in the NHL. The youngsters' performance in against Tampa Bay on Monday begs the question, though: have the Leafs trades made for a better team post-deadline? READ MORE



Finland defeat Sweden to advance to WJHC Final

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The following press release comes from the IIHF. Finland going for gold Hosts beat Sweden 2-1, advance to WJHC final Finland’s top line was shut down, but it didn’t matter. Mikko Rantanen and Kasperi Kapanen stepped up and led the team to a 2-1 win, and to the WJC final. It was Finnish young guns […] READ MORE


2016 World Juniors Players to Watch – Pool B

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The pre-tournament games are in the books, and teams are making their final preparations for the 2016 World Juniors taking place from December 26, 2015 through January 5, 2016 in Helsinki, Finland. Today we take a look at players to watch in Group B. ¬†Group B includes¬†the host Finns, and thus will be playing in […] READ MORE




Leafs Rookie Camp: Nylander Difficult to Send Down

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Through three games at the NHL Rookie Tournament in London, Ontario, the Toronto Maple Leafs prospects have given Mike Babcock and the front office staff a lot to think about when it comes to picking an NHL roster for October. The team went 1-1-1, losing despite dominating large stretches of both their first games against […] READ MORE