The Curious Case of Tyler Bozak

Shawn Reis
December 02 2014 10:11AM

Yes, over the years the fancy stats crowd has been vocal about their belief that Tyler Bozak should not be playing the minutes he does on the line that he does. Yes, others have argued that Bozak is in fact a first line center.  We've been through this before.  Well, Bozak is off to another strong start this season with 22 points in 23 games played.  Is it time to finally admit he really is a first line center?

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LGD - Give Jim Nill every hockey award forever

Ryan Fancey
December 02 2014 09:54AM

It's December, often known as "Deathcember" for Leafs fans, and the team is starting the month off with a game against a not-so-familiar foe. The Stars, who look sort of scary at first glance, are in town, and they're desperate for wins. After an eventful summer that had folks ready to hand them the Cup for ten years in a row, they've stumbled in a big way, and are a wreck defensively, conceding 84 goals through 24 games. Those are almost Oilers-level numbers. 

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Monday Mailbag: Tuesday Mailbag Edition

Jeff Veillette
December 02 2014 07:03AM


I had a day off yesterday. I cleaned my room, did laundry, and took care of errands. It's been a long few weeks, so it was good to get that all out of the way.

I also forgot to write the mailbag. Whoops. But there's lots of stuff to talk about!

To submit a question, either leave a comment on here or tweet myself (@Jeffler) or the site (@TLNdc).

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my column: december 1

Bobby Cappuccino
December 01 2014 09:41AM

Hi and welcome to my column - the only column that is mine.

What a boring week in Leafland. Playing two games and leaving with a loss and a win is like buying a $2 scratch ticket and winning $2 just to spend it on another $2 scratch ticket and not winning anything. But don’t worry - there are still lots of narratives to create.

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Revenge of Revenge of the Nerds: A Comic

Ryan Pike
December 01 2014 08:15AM


Folks, we have something new for you this morning.

Ryan Lambert, who you all know, and Matt Lubchanksy (@lubchansky) have collaborated on a comic that we hope you enjoy. Check it out after the jump and let us know if you like it in the comments. We may have more in store for you in the future!

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