News and Notes: July 27th

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
July 27 2014 08:32PM

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Dave Nonis said a couple of things this weekend! Nothing that is a hot enough take for a full article, but still worth discussing.

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Mailbag: Make It Stop Edition

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
July 26 2014 10:09PM


I know, I know. Three mailbags in four days. But there's nothing to talk about right now, except for the 30-something Leafs questions that are somehow in my mailbox. I promise if this lasts much longer, I'll just take a break. Until then...

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Reimer Signs 2 Year Deal

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
July 25 2014 04:38PM

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Contrary to popular belief, teams and players don't want to get into screaming matches about how much the other side sucks. Arbitration is a tough and gruesome process, and with speculation that the bickering has hit "broken beyond repair" status, it's probably best for James Reimer and the Toronto Maple Leafs to find a way to split the difference.

They did just that today, agreeing to a 2 year, 4.6 million dollar deal with an AAV of $2.3 million.

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Mailbag: Double Dip

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
July 24 2014 10:25PM


Nothing happened today and there's still a lot in my inbox that needs to be answered. May as well have another mailbag. For people who dread these; I'm super sorry. For those who don't, lets get to it!

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Mailbag: Home Sweet Home

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
July 23 2014 11:50PM


At about 5:45 AM this morning, the wheels touched down on a plane headed from Vancouver to Toronto. Out of that plane, came a tired individual who many believe should shut up. Yes, I'm back at home as of this morning, and yes, you'll get your silence soon; I think I'm going to take a bit of time off in the near future. But for now, there's a bunch of questions in my inbox that people appear to want answered, so lets have at it.

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