Monday Mailbag: The Great Mailbag Heist of 2015

Jon Steitzer
November 09 2015 06:24PM

This week I decided to give ol’ Jeffy boy a well deserved break from the mailbag. You can only answer so many questions about which Marlie will be the next call up. The result of said takeover was a number of replies disappointed that Bobby Cappuccino or literally any other TLN writer didn’t get the mailbag duty instead. For those people this post will be like the Leafs season, full of disappointment. For the rest of you, enjoy the handsome answers to questions by beautiful people.

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Stamkos' agent provides contract update, stresses "due diligence"

Ryan Fancey
November 09 2015 04:55PM

Since the Leafs' season has so far shown to be as expected, most fans have now settled in nicely for draft lottery talk and looking forward to next year as more prospects in the currently system mature to hopefully hit their NHL stride in 2016.

But there's still Stamkos Watch.

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Garret Sparks named AHL's Player of the Week

Jeff Veillette
November 09 2015 12:48PM


While the Toronto Marlies have made most of their headlines for scoring a league-leading 51 goals in their first 13 games, the team has been pretty good at keeping them out of their net as well. Garret Sparks has been a significant part of that, and as such, the American Hockey League has named him as its player of the week.

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TLN Player Power Rankings: November 9, 2015

Jon Steitzer
November 09 2015 08:58AM

After picking up four points in ten games in October, we can now classify the Leafs as red hot now that they've picked up four in the first four games in November. November seems to be the month of choice for underperforming Leafs teams, as last season it was November that gave many of the fear that Carlyle would be the head coach forever. Like last year we can probably rest easy that tank will be rolling again soon enough, but for now it's nice to watch some competitive Leafs hockey while we can.

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Argos Vs Leafs: What team provides the better experience?

Bobby Cappuccino
November 09 2015 08:10AM

Last week, I attended two (2) Toronto sporting events. The first was on Monday night, when the Toronto Maple Leafs hosted the Stars of Dallas. The second was on Friday night, when I got to see the last Rogers Centre home game the Toronto Argonauts will ever play. Moment of silence please.

Now that that moment of silence is over, I will continue. Both sporting events were fun, but were very different. So it got me thinking - I'm a guy that works hard for my money. I'm a blue collar kind of guy. Money is important to me. So which sporting event offered me, a really great and honest fan, the better value and overall experience?

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