July 28 2015 02:48PM
Friday is the day that arbitration enthusiasts have long
waited for, the arbitration of Jonathan Bernier. This may seem like something
destined to be settled hours before it starts. It may seem like an event
destined to disappoint as an unknowing arbitrator decides to split the
difference and award a one year at the obvious compromise point. Fair enough,
but the arbitration is interesting and different for a few reasons...
In a Shocking Turn of Events the Leafs Sign Their Top Draft Pick, Mitch Marner, to an Entry Level Contract
July 28 2015 09:59AM
Ring the church bells, send the smoke up through the chimney of the ACC, the Leafs have signed the next saviour of the franchise.
This was something that seemed inevitable, but when Travis Dermott signed before Marner there was a hilarious panic through a small section of Leafs Nation that looks even more unwarranted today.
July 24 2015 01:59PM
A significant update/correction:
Rumors are false just want everyone to know I will be attending BC this fall very excited to put on the Eagles jersey #Eagles— Jeremy Bracco (@jbracco97) July 24, 2015
Originally Aaron Portzline of the Columbus Dispatch tweeted out that it appeared almost certain that Jeremy Bracco would be joining the Kitchener Rangers of the Ontario Hockey League. As you can see from the tweet above, Bracco is committed to attending Boston College.
July 23 2015 01:03PM
The Leafs love a good press conference, but unfortunately this one didn't have angry Buffalo reporters or Dave Shoalts forcing awkward jokes on us all. It was just Brendan Shanahan and his Grandpa having a chat for half an hour. While it didn't live up to the excitement of the Babcock unveiling, here are a few snippets from Uncle Lou...
July 23 2015 10:02AM
It may be a bit premature to discuss how Lou Lamoriello will fit in with the current make up of the Leafs front office, but when random news like this comes down on a Thursday morning and seems so radically different from the direction the organization is going in, it seems like speculating wildly as soon as possible may be the best approach. After all it’s July, and we’re not going to see another hockey story this big for quite some time.