Leafs Buy Out Tim Gleason

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
June 30 2014 10:31AM

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In a move that frees up some much needed cap space in the final hours before free agency, the Toronto Maple Leafs have bought out the contract of Tim Gleason. It's a regular buyout that will count towards the Salary Cap for four more years.

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Should The Leafs Pursue Ehrhoff?

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
June 29 2014 10:40AM

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It's not often that the solution to one of your key problems lands into your lap, and this morning, that very scenario just happened. The Buffalo Sabres have used one of their two compliance buyouts on defenceman and alternate captain Christian Ehrhoff, which means he will hit unrestricted free agency on Tuesday. But is he somebody the Leafs should pick up?

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Leafs Trade Gunnarsson For Polak

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
June 28 2014 10:39AM

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Hey, the Leafs finally did it! They made a multi-asset trade to grab immediate help! That is, if you consider a slight downgrade, retained salary, and giving up a draft pick "immediate help". In a surprise move, the Toronto Maple Leafs have traded Carl Gunnarsson and a 4th round pick for Roman Polak. Toronto will also retain $200,000 in Gunnarsson's Salary.

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Leafs Push Hard For First Overall

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
June 27 2014 02:40PM

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It looks like the Toronto Maple Leafs are swinging for the fences this afternoon. According to Mike Kelly of the NHL Network, the Florida Panthers are considering an offer from Toronto for the first overall pick that includes Left Winger James Van Riemsdyk.

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Is Martin Brodeur Toronto Bound?

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
June 26 2014 12:09AM

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Just when you thought the rumour mill couldn't get any more crazy, we have this - New Jersey Devils legend and soon to be Unrestricted Free Agent Martin Brodeur having a conversation with Tim Leiweke, as the two take in a Toronto Blue Jays game at the Rogers Centre. Technically, Marty is here to take part in David Clarkson's Golf Tournament, but we're at the not-really-tampering stage of free agency. Considering their prior interest in him, and with a few days before contracts can be signed, is there a possibility that the 42 year old ends up in Blue and White?

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