Steve Dangle
September 02 2016 01:04PM

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I got my new Leafs jersey! Here's what's different about the new sweater compared to previous years. 

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Neutral Zone Playing Styles: What Does Chemistry Look Like?

Shawn Reis
September 02 2016 10:59AM

Alex Novet did some really fantastic work on neutral zone playing styles recently, taking Corey Sznajder's incredible work on zone entries and turning it into something that can help define player roles.

For this article I'll be drawing on Novet's work once again in attempt to better define player chemistry.

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Report: Andersen Injured In Olympic Qualifying Game

Shawn Reis
September 02 2016 09:01AM

New Leafs starting netminder Frederik Andersen has had a rough start to his season.

Andersen, acquired in a June trade with the Anaheim Ducks, has been playing for Denmark in Olympic qualifying games, where he appears to have suffered an injury.

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TLN Top 20 Prospects 2016: #1 Auston Matthews

Ryan Fancey
September 02 2016 06:55AM


And it was written...

"For the hockey gods so loved Leafs Nation, that they gave to them numbers 6, 8, 5, and 13, that whosoever believeth shall not miss the playoffs, but have many sick toe-drags, beauty snips, and a Corsi-For percentage of more than fifty" - Auston 4:16.

Praise be.

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The Roundup

Nation World HQ
September 02 2016 05:00AM


Jets name new Captain, the Florida Panthers like CanucksArmy, ESPN likes the Leafs prospects, projecting the Canucks and Flames scoring this season, Taylor Hall speaks after digesting trade from Oilers, a classic star fight, hockey hair, win tickets to the premier of Ice Guardians and more in this week's Nation Roundup brought to you by Violent Gentlemen.

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