March 20 2015 08:42PM
Admittedly, my knowledge of Star Wars comes from playing the pod racer arcade game once or twice, but based off of what I have seen on the internet, everybody loved the first three movies, but when they made everybody younger and went into prequel mode, it was disappointing by comparison.
Well, the Toronto Marlies have made the playoffs three years in a row, and this team is younger than its ever been. Does year in disappointment? The team would hope not, but they need wins to avoid it. Tonight, they faced the Lake Erie Monsters, who I will compare to Darth Vader solely because they wear black on the road. Not only that, but they won the game, too, in an overtime thriller.
March 20 2015 04:17PM
One of the great things about having a pre-deadline fire sale is that it leaves you with some extra contract spots. With those, you can take a few chances on players with potential upside. The Toronto Maple Leafs appear to understand this, and as such, have signe free agent Nikita Soshnikov to a three-year Entry Level Contract.
March 20 2015 09:59AM
Though nobody was particularly appreciative of the circumstances that lead to it, many fans were very excited to see TJ Brennan finally get a chance to show off his abilities with the Toronto Maple Leafs. He might still get another opportunity before the season ends but for now, the 25 year old defenceman is heading back to the Marlies.
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March 20 2015 06:03AM
The Kadri saga continues, LA Kings conspiracy theories, Jannik Hansen owns Dion Phaneuf, Flames dominate the Pacific division, Ben 'Sievens', Michael Hutchinson and more in this weeks Roundup brought to you by DraftKIngs.
March 19 2015 10:30PM
Praise for Jumbo Joe and some food for thought on the incomparable CapGeek.