LGD: Hurricane Matthews

Jeff Veillette
November 22 2016 10:47AM

Photo Credit: John E. Sokolowski/USA TODAY SPORTS

The Toronto Maple Leafs and the Carolina Hurricanes face off in a Tuesday night showdown at the Air Canada Centre. This has the components of an interesting game; here's what you can expect to go down.

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The Josh Leivo Situation Sets A Bad Precedent

Jeff Veillette
November 22 2016 07:40AM

Photo Credit: Christian Bonin/TSGPhoto.com

The Toronto Maple Leafs recalled Josh Leivo from a five-game conditioning stint on Sunday. They had no choice; after using their extension, he had to be back after Saturday's Toronto Marlies game against the St. John's IceCaps. That would have put the Leafs at 24 men, one more than the limit, so many wondered what was next. Some noticed Nikita Soshnikov wasn't on the official roster page, and assumed he'd get sent down on paper while a decision was made.

Monday morning rolls around. Josh Leivo isn't healthy enough to play.

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TLN Monday Mailbag: November 21st

Jeff Veillette
November 21 2016 05:46PM


I was asleep this morning, but then I woke up and was up for several hours. I wasn't supposed to be awake, though, so if you ask my bosses, they'll tell you that I'm asleep until I get sufficient rest.

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Watch the Game Episode 11: Getting down to business with Greg Brady

Watch The Game Podcast
November 21 2016 12:48PM

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Sam invited Jeff Veillette of Leafs Nation to come onto the show and co-host. They then welcome on radio host Greg Brady (5:15) to talk about the NHL. Who is good, who is bad, what exactly is happening with the Leafs and Wings. Get ready for some good debate.

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Leafs to actually wear that Centennial Classic jersey

Jeff Veillette
November 21 2016 10:13AM


The Toronto Maple Leafs revealed their centennial classic jersey today, and it's the one that you've already seen before. No, not that sweet Toronto Arenas leak, but the other one.

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