Friedman's Thoughts on Leafs

Jon Steitzer
April 29 2015 12:00PM

While the first round of the playoffs were highly entertaining, they have left us with limited Leafs content. To help give us delicious little nuggets to tide us over to the draft, we rely on Elliotte Friedman's 30 Thoughts. So let us give thanks to Uncle Elliotte as he has given us the gift of player, GM, and prospect speculation.

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Marlies Recall Four From Orlando

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
April 29 2015 11:02AM

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Following the elimination of the Orlando Solar Bears from the Turner Cup playoffs, the Leafs organization had a bunch of its prospects sitting around with nothing left to do. That changed this morning, as the Toronto Marlies recalled four players from sunny Florida to recently sunny Ontario.

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WWYDW - Trading Down

Justin Fisher
April 29 2015 09:34AM

This week at TLN we've been profiling the most-likely candidates to be drafted fourth overall by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the upcoming 2015 NHL Entry Draft. On Monday we talked about Boston College's Noah Hanifin, and yesterday we covered London's Mitch Marner. A little later today, we'll be posting our next entry in the series (pssst... it's Dylan Strome). 

Of course, it's certainly possible that the Leafs don't pick fourth overall. If the offer is right, Toronto could choose to trade down. And man, would that have to be a hell of an offer.

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Viktor Loov Suspended Two Games For Blindside Hit

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
April 28 2015 10:58AM

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Some found it to be entertaining, some found it painful, and some found it malicious. No matter what you call it, the American Hockey League calls Viktor Loov's hit from Sunday night one thing; suspendible. The Toronto Marlies will miss two games for his contact with Zach Nastasiuk.

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The Case for Drafting Mitchell Marner

Ryan Fancey
April 28 2015 08:37AM

Continuing with our week of debate over the fourth overall pick, today we're looking at Mitch Marner, a prospect with ties to the Leafs by way of Mark Hunter, who originally drafted him to play for his London Knights in 2013.

Read past the jump for three key reasons Hunter may be wise to step to the podium and announce his name again this summer. 

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