Leafs Postgame: Senators Down Leafs in Shootout

Justin Fisher
October 10 2015 09:10PM

I can't imagine Mike Babcock envisioned losing his first three games behind the Leafs' bench, but this is likely what he meant by "there will be pain". Despite seeing Toronto's offence come on for the first time this season, a four-goal outburst wouldn't be enough to get by the Ottawa Senators, losing 5-4 in the shootout.

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Jimmy Vesey, Family Ties, and the Toronto Maple Leafs

Justin Fisher
October 10 2015 07:30PM

On this evening's Saturday Headlines segment during the Hockey Night in Canada broadcast, Damien Cox and Elliotte Friedman gave us a quick update on college standout Jimmy Vesey and his potential pending free agency. 

Could Toronto already have an inside track? Read past the jump for the full details...

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LGD: Leafs Travel to Detroit for Red Wings Season Opener

Justin Fisher
October 09 2015 12:51PM

In Toronto's opening season loss to the Montreal Canadiens on Wednesday night, we saw what looked like a completely different Maple Leafs team than we watched last year. A strong possession game, an abandon of the dump-and-chase... A noticeable lack of skill and finish. We don't expect this team to win a lot of games this season, but it'll still be worth tuning in if this Mike Babcock team can but in the same consistent effort on a daily basis. 

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Stay Connected With The TLN Staff

Justin Fisher
October 07 2015 05:34PM


The puck drops on a brand new Toronto Maple Leafs season tonight, and we at TLN are very excited to kick off our 2015-16 coverage. All year, we'll be pushing out breaking news, pre- and post-game analysis, opinion pieces and updates on all of your favourite (and least favourite) Leafs, Marlies, Solar Bears and prospects.

We have a lot of familiar faces on the TLN team this year, but we also have some key offseason acquisitions that you need to go to know. We'll be pushing out all of our latest and greatest content through our @TLNdc Twitter account and our TLN Facebook Page, but it's also a supremely excellent idea to connect with all of our writers on Twitter as well. That way, you can tell us how much you enjoy our work and/or insult us to our faces!

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Babcock's Postgame Comments Hint at Opening Night Roster

Justin Fisher
October 03 2015 11:08PM

Though we won't likely hear of any official roster cuts until Sunday or Monday, Toronto Maple Leafs head coach Mike Babcock's Saturday night postgame scrum with reports might have given us some insight into the opening night roster. 

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