Leafs Roster Preview - Petri Kontiola

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
September 26 2014 02:34PM

When we heard that the Toronto Maple Leafs were looking for Finnish forwards who spent last season in the Kontinental Hockey League, everyone assumed that Leo Komarov was the target. Technically, they weren't wrong, as he signed a four year deal in July. But as it turns out, he wasn't the only guy that the Leafs had set their sights on, signing Petri Kontiola to a one year, one way, make it or break it deal. But who is this mystery man? What can you expect from him?

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Leafs Roster Preview - Leo Komarov

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
September 25 2014 02:22PM

When Leo Komarov left the Leafs at the end of the 2012/13 season, I was upset. He was the type of player I loved watching the most, from an entertainment perspective. By that, I mean, he was a jerk and a half. But he was Toronto's jerk and a half. He was Toronto's friendly, weird talking creature from a far away land, who just happened to irritate anything that wasn't in blue and white. Leo Komarov was Toronto's Alf. But he left. But now he's back! Maybe not in pog form, but he's back.

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Leafs Postgame: Collapse in Toronto

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
September 24 2014 08:50PM

The Toronto Maple Leafs and the Ottawa Senators decided that the best way to keep the fans happy was to play two games in two cities at the exact same time. I don't know if it did anything other than tutor everybody on the difference between TSN4 and TSN 5, but I digress. Ryan will hook you up with what you need to know about the game in the Canadian Tire Centre, but here's what happened in Toronto:

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How Willie Nylander Won Toronto's Heart

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
September 24 2014 01:40PM

Yesterday was William Nylander's first preseason game as a member of the Toronto Maple Leafs. The eighteen year old forward, who I will now affectionately refer to as "Prettier Patrick Kane" had a ton of hype placed upon him, and delivered with a late-game goal. Over the course of the night, he captured the attention and the hearts of the collective fanbase. Let's look at some key moments.

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Jeffler on Macko & Cauz

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
September 23 2014 10:22AM

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Talking blanket scarves, Marlies, and Leafs preseason.

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