Key Players Returning as Marlies Look To Close Out Series

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
April 30 2014 02:08PM

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The Toronto Marlies had their third practice since returning home from Milwaukee today, and with tomorrow's game quickly approaching, seem to be focused on closing things out sooner than later.

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How The Leafs Ruined The Playoffs

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
April 29 2014 07:39PM

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The Stanley Cup Playoffs have been a bit of a mess this season, and it's all thanks to the Toronto Maple Leafs ruining everything. Hear me out. 

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Connecting the Leafs to the KHL Finals

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
April 28 2014 03:57PM

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The Kontinental Hockey League is a magical place. The fans are fewer, but they're louder. The players are often paid more than they'd make in North America, but as a whole, the teams spend less. Ilya Kovalchuk and Alexander Radulov are still people that exist to be good at winning hockey games. And, most importantly, instead of the Stanley Cup, they play for the Gagarin Cup. This year, Metallurg Magnitogorsk is taking on Lev Praha, in a series that's about to go to a 7th and deciding game on Wednesday.

I was bored, so I took a look at some of the connections these two teams have to the Leafs.

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Mailbag: Power Out Edition

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
April 27 2014 09:12PM

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I need to use the "save draft" button more. I wrote a really long mailbag. Answered a lot of questions. Deleted them as I answered them. It was actually one of my better ones yet, and upwards of 2000 words long. I clicked publish. Suddenly, -ZAP-. It's gone.

It could be worse. I could've been in an elevator and got stuck. Wait! That happened earlier this week. For half an hour. I'm this close to going Amish. Anyway, here's my second attempt at a mailbag tonight:

To submit a question, send me a tweetemail meask me, or leave a comment.

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Marlies Take Game 2, Look To Sweep Milwaukee

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
April 26 2014 08:46PM

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Two games in two nights, both at home, 0 and 2 in the season series. Sounds like a near-insurmountable challenge, right? The Toronto Marlies appear to be defying that thought. After a 6-2 victory yesterday, the Blue and White came right back into the BMO Harris Bradley Centre and pulled off a very similar game, winning 5-2.

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