Introducing the TLN Top 20 Leafs Prospects: Midterm Rankings

Justin Fisher
January 19 2014 02:14PM

The Toronto Maple Leafs have played 50 games this season, which is a little more than half the schedule, which makes it still kind of appropriate for The Leafs Nation to release our TLN Top 20 Leafs Prospect Midterm Rankings.

We polled our writers - Cam, Steve, Jeff, Jim, John, Ryan, and yours truly - for their top prospects, threw them into a spreadsheet, worked some mathematical magic, and here we are… the twenty best prospects in the organization, several honourable mentions, and a handful of players who didn’t receive a single vote. Aww :’(

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LEAFS ROUNDTABLE: Life of Rie

Justin Fisher
December 07 2013 11:36AM

 

The TLN Roundtable is back! Every week, we'll pose a Leafs-related question to our writers, gather the various opinions, post the answers, and create internal tension and hatred amongst us. Then you, the reader, get to tell us how wrong we are in the comments!
 
This week's question...

Should Morgan Rielly be loaned to Canada's World Junior team?

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Team Canada World Junior camp roster announced

Justin Fisher
December 02 2013 12:46PM


                                                    (Via amandacstein)

Hockey Canada announced just a short time ago their Junior Selection Camp Roster for the 2014 IIHF World Junior Championships, and there's a single, lonely Leafs prospect on that list. Frederik Gauthier will represent the Toronto Maple Leafs and the Rimouski Oceanic at Canada's selection camp, and is likely to compete in Malmo, Sweden.

As James Mirtle reports, Team Canada head coach Brent Sutter may already have Gauthier's named penned in the lineup...

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LEAFS ROUNDTABLE: THE D

Justin Fisher
November 29 2013 03:06PM

 

It's becoming more and more apparent that the Leafs aren't the perfect team that none of us imagined they'd be. If you're Dave Nonis, who's the one player you target to right the ship, and what do you offer up to get him?
 
That's right! A trade proposal roundtable! Fun!!!

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Leafs lose more than the game: Lupul out

Justin Fisher
November 26 2013 11:27AM

Joffrey Lupul is injured again. Earth is round, water is wet.

Lupul, who missed the third period of Monday night's 6-0 loss to Columbus, will not travel with the Leafs on their upcoming road trip. The 30-year old winger has been diagnosed with a Grade 2 groin strain, and will likely miss the next three games against Pittsburgh, Buffalo and Montreal. 

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