February 18 2015 07:21PM
I woke up this morning to see my Twitter timeline collectively arguing. This wasn't particularly startling; after all, such arguments have become a tradition on Hockey Twitter, particularly if, heaven forbid, a member of the blogosphere disagrees with somebody who works for a media outlet.
Today, the topic was Petter Granberg.
February 18 2015 04:54PM
When it comes to rumors surrounding trades and free agency, we often forget the other side of things. Sometimes it doesn't matter what sort of moves the Leafs want to accomplish. Sometimes, if the player doesn't want to come here, deals become dead in the water. And appanrently, the Leafs are among the least-desirable landing spots for NHL players.
ESPN's Craig Custance recently polled a number of agents on which teams are most frequently listed on an NHL's player No-Trade list. Edmonton was listed as most frequent, Winnipeg second-most frequent, with the Leafs coming in fourth.
February 18 2015 04:08PM
I think all upcoming trades should be reported using this cartoon...
February 18 2015 01:59PM
February 18 2015 11:45AM
According to coach Peter Horachek, the Toronto Maple Leafs will be without the services of Dion Phaneuf for a little while long as his hands continue to heal from punching people in the face.
From TSN's Jonas Siegel...
Dion Phaneuf won't return in either of the next two games.— Jonas Siegel (@jonasTSN1050) February 18, 2015
Peter Horachek says Phaneuf's hand injury wasn't improving when he rejoined the team. Further tests revealed he wasn't quite right.— Jonas Siegel (@jonasTSN1050) February 18, 2015