Leafs Looking To Retain Franson?

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
June 19 2014 08:56PM

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Though many have assumed him to be on the chopping block, TSN's Darren Dreger reported this morning that the Toronto Maple Leafs are keen on re-signing defenceman Cody Franson.

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The Steve Dangle Podcast - June 19, 2014 - Hockey Card Horror

Steve Dangle
June 19 2014 08:48PM

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On this episode, Steve does a dramatic reading of a Sharks rant, the guys talk rumours, the draft, Adam's disgusting pants, and hockey card torture.

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TLN Draft Profile: Kevin Fiala

Bobby Cappuccino
June 19 2014 09:40AM

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Name: Kevin Fiala

Position: Left Wing/Right Wing

Height: 5'11

Weight: 180lbs

Junior Team: HV71 (SHL)

Rankings: NHL CSS - 3rd (EUR), ISS - 20th, Justin's List - 13th, Logan's List - 7th

The Swiss Czech-born, Swiss bred, Swedish League playing Fiala is one of the most offensively exciting prospects in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft - mainly due to posting the second highest PPG rate ever in the SHL among under-18 players. The one guy ahead of him? Peter Forsberg.

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On moving Jake Gardiner to forward

Steve Dangle
June 19 2014 09:39AM

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That's the face I made too, Jake.

So here's what we're losing our minds over today. Apparently the Leafs have discussed moving Jake Gardiner up to forward. Here's why it might be good, why it might be bad, and why - let's be honest - it probably won't happen.

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Bonuses Drive Leafs Over 13/14 Cap

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
June 18 2014 06:20PM


A little late to the punch on this one, but it appears that the Toronto Maple Leafs have gotten themselves in a little bit of Salary Cap trouble. According to James Mirtle via Capgeek, entry-level performance bonuses to Jake Gardiner and Morgan Rielly have the Leafs $475,000 above league max, which will be slashed from next year's available space.

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