Are the Toronto Maple Leafs Back on Track?

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The Toronto Maple Leafs look like they are on to something after decades of losing and endless promises. The 18-wheeler went off the cliff and crashed and burned last season to the point where less people were coming to games and jerseys were tossed onto the ice. Team President Brendan Shanahan had seen enough and […] READ MORE


Puck Drop Preview: 2014-15 Toronto Maple Leafs

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Welcome to Puck Drop Preview 2014-15, where our hockey department gives you a detailed look at each team from around the NHL leading to the start of this hockey season and offers our insight and analysis. Makes sure to stick around until the end of the series, where we’ll offer our full predictions for the standings in […] READ MORE


"NHL Predictions" for the 2014-15 Season

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Last year I came up with what I thought was a pretty spectacular and accurate list of “predictions” for the 2013-14 NHL season. While I may have slightly missed the mark on a few, such as the Kings bringing back the infamous “Burger King” jersey, as well as the Blues having a game of musical […] READ MORE


Leafs Culture Shift: Abandoning the "Boston Model"

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The Boston Bruins ruin everything. Ever since their climb to the top of hockey’s elite, teams around the league have fallen into their trap. It happened to the Buffalo Sabres after Milan Lucic ran Ryan Miller in 2011. It happened to the Vancouver Canucks, after they lost to the Bruins in the 2011 Stanley Cup […] READ MORE


Leafs Hire New Assistant GM, Kyle Dubas

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The plot of the movie Moneyball largely centred around Oakland A’s GM Billy Beane and his new, young assistant brought over from Cleveland, Paul DePodesta (Peter Brandt). The two think out side the box, breaking from tradition while using uncommon statistics to find quality players to produce runs/wins, keeping the A’s as contenders without having […] READ MORE