Should the Leafs claim Dylan Olsen?

Bobby Cappuccino
January 29 2015 10:56AM

The Florida Panthers placed 24 year old defenseman Dylan Olsen on waivers today. Olsen, a former Blackhawks first rounder, has played in 44 games this season, putting up 8 points.

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Leafs Postgame - Leafs Lose Seventh Straight in a Real Snoozer

Justin Fisher
January 28 2015 10:08PM

Every week, all of the TLN writers call dibs on which pregame and postgame posts they'd like to write. For some reason, I told my friends and colleagues that I'd take tonight's postgame. Why? Why did I do that?

New Jersey is one of those teams that bores me to tears. By the third period of Devils games, sports bars across the city start brewing fresh pots of coffee to help keep everyone awake. Maybe it's because the Devils play a tight, defensive system. Or maybe it's because New Jersey is just as much a retirement community as it is a hockey team.

Either way, this is why it's so exponentially more frustrating to watch the Leafs lose to them, for their seventh straight loss, in a shoot out, by a score of 2-1. God, that's annoying.

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WWYDW - If You Love Something, Let it Go?

Justin Fisher
January 28 2015 07:24PM

There's been a lot of talk - and I mean a lot of talk - about the possibility of Cody Franson being traded. Arguably the Leafs' best defender this season, Franson becomes an unrestricted free agent this offseason, and the Leafs only have so much cap space available. As in, not nearly enough cap space available for what Franson would and should command on the open market.

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LGD: #BellLetsTalk About Maybe Winning A Game?

Dom Luszczyszyn
January 28 2015 11:43AM

It's been 19 days since the last Leafs win. It's been 28 days since the last Leafs win against a real team (one that's playoff-bound). It's been 43 days since the last Leafs regulation win against a real team. To put it simply, it's been a tough couple of weeks here in Leaf land.

Carlyle was fired about halfway through the downward spiral, and while the process has been better, the results haven't followed. Tonight's game against an awful Devils team should be a chance to reverse that. Whether that's actually in the Leafs best interest is a different story for a different day.

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The Steve Dangle Podcast - Jan 27, 2015 - Return of Mrs Dangle

Steve Dangle
January 27 2015 10:15PM

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On this episode, Steve talks about his All-Star adventure, Adam discusses the crazy Oilers story, and Mrs. Dangle returns.

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