LGD: Tankin' Away In Margaritaville

Jon Steitzer
March 03 2015 01:00PM

You mean the season didn’t end at the trade deadline? There are still 19 games to play? There’s one tonight?

You know the drill, it’s a Tuesday night game against Florida so you can rest easy Tank Nation, the loss should be automatic.

The Tim Erixon era will be starting tonight, but it looks like Eric Brewer and Joakim Lindstrom as of now have gone unclaimed on the baggage carousel and won’t be in the lineup until Thursday. So sit back, relax, and wonder how the NHL managed to schedule a 10 game night with only one compelling matchup that isn’t even on until this game is over.

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TLN Player Power Rankings: Trade Deadline Edition

Jon Steitzer
March 02 2015 09:00AM

It's trade deadline day and for the 29 GMs shopping at the ACC this year, I've done got the scouting report you need right here. We've got tons of fine merchandise, and it's all available. Except for Rielly and Nylander, we'll probably hang on to them. No reasonable offer will be refused, and receive a Brandon Kozun free with any purchase.

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TLN Player Power Rankings: Feb 23, 2015

Jon Steitzer
February 23 2015 04:00PM

Welcome to the column that many readers refer to as "something that will appear every Monday whether we like it or not. It's an exciting week as many of these players could have be traded while I was trying to determine the perfect sentence to reflect on how Stephane Robidas played this week.

Find out how many Leafs have ranked in their final week on the team.

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If the HFBoards Started the Leafs Rebuild

Jon Steitzer
February 20 2015 09:00AM


Last year as the Leafs entered the off season I made the executive decision on behalf of Brendan Shanahan to let Nonis go, and replace him with the HFBoards, the results led to a roster that even Steve Tambellini would be embarrassed by.

That was the HFBoards first time out, and pencils have erasers for a reason. It’s time to hand the Leafs back over to the HFBoards and see what would happen if the HFBoards rebuilt the Leafs.

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Leafs Recall Andrew MacWilliam

Jon Steitzer
February 19 2015 11:45AM

As per Leafs twitter, Toronto has recalled Andrew MacWilliam from the Marlies.

Since emergency recalls can only happen for injuries that means one of Rielly, Holzer, Robidas, Gardiner, Polak or Granberg are potentially too banged up to play tomorrow and MacWilliam will make his NHL debut.

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