With preseason complete, Marlies slash training camp roster

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
October 05 2015 08:03PM


The Toronto Marlies haven't even practiced as a cohesive unit yet, but with opening puck drop less than 100 hours away, it's time for the team to come together. With the training camp squad back in town following a string of exhibition games in Newfoundland, the team has announced a stunning nineteen assignments to the Orlando Solar Bears tonight, bringing the roster down to a relatively playable size.

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TLN Mailbag: Goalie Controversy Season!

Cat Silverman
October 05 2015 05:51PM

Twas the week before the NHL season openers, 

and all through the league,

Raffi Torres was throwing elbows into heads, 

and Toronto's goalie situation was creating intrigue...

Have I mentioned that I hate goaltending controversies? 

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Rich young adults associated with cocaine also associated with hockey and maybe even the Toronto Maple Leafs

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
October 05 2015 04:57PM

I guess we should have known that the Viktor Loov story wasn't going to blow over. A week after the Leafs prospect suggested to Swedish media that there was a "lot of cocaine" in the NHL and that there was "bound to be some" in the AHL as well, the NHL's deputy commissioner Bill Daly admitted that they've noticed an increase in usage around the league, and as TSN investigated further, found that there were Leafs players involved.

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TLN Player Profile: Nazem Kadri

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
October 05 2015 12:58PM

Nazem Kadri grew up wanting nothing less than to be a member of the Toronto Maple Leafs. While the NHL was always his dream, his sights were originally set on the bleu, blanc, et rouge of the Montreal Canadiens. But when Brian Burke decided that drafting him was going to be the best way to get a good player while annoying as many people as possible, the tables turned. Suddenly, he had a new and unlikely favourite team, and six years later, he might be the best player in blue and white.

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Stephane Robdias suddenly injures his everything, won't make the Leafs

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
October 05 2015 11:09AM

The Toronto Maple Leafs have joined multiple other NHL teams in exiling big contracts, letting 38-year-old Stephane Robidas that he will not make the team. The native of Sherbrooke, Quebec is on the second year of a three-year, $9,000,000 contract.

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