LGD - We're Going to Detroit

Justin Fisher
October 18 2014 12:30PM

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After a proper 4-1 spanking last night, the Leafs will get a second crack at the Wings tonight, this time in beautiful, sunny Detroit. If you're heading down for the game, don't forget to lock your doors and don't talk to strangers.

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THE FANTASY MINUTE: WAIVER WIRE

Nation World HQ
October 18 2014 10:23AM

The Nation Network and Dailyfaceoff present the Fantasy Minute. A quick run through the best Fantasy Hockey waiver adds and sleepers for the week. 10.17.14 (Based on 12 team leagues)

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Leafs Post Game: Red is Hotter than Blue

Steven Tzemis
October 17 2014 09:48PM

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We entered Friday’s game with plenty of storylines. James Reimer was getting his third consecutive start, Jake Gardiner was re-entering the lineup after two games in the press box and the Leafs were looking for their third win in a row after starting the year with two straight losses. 

Unfortunately, it all came tumbling down tonight in a game that saw the Leafs lose 4-1 on home ice, culminating in a Phaneuf jersey thrown on the ice near the end of the game.

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Marlies Win in OT over Hamilton

Jeff Veillette (Jeffler)
October 17 2014 08:27PM

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After down-and-up opening weekend, the Toronto Marlies had their first road game of the season. It wasn't much of a trip, though; rather an hour drive across the QEW to take on the Hamilton Bulldogs, a team that they'll face eleven more times in the regular season. It's a good thing they're so close, though, seeing as the Marlies have games tomorrow and Sunday as well. If you're going to be tired, you may as well be less tired. In any event, tonight was a good start to the weekend; Toronto walked away with a 3-2 overtime win.

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TLN Roundtable - The Leafs and SAS Analytics

Justin Fisher
October 17 2014 05:15PM

As you may have heard, the Toronto Maple Leafs are looking to leverage advanced analytics this year and beyond to improve their hockey club. The organization has even gone so far as to team up with analytics software company SAS in order to implement new tracking and evaluation processes. 

This week, our Roundtable tackles the question...

Now that SAS Analytics is officially on board, what is the first thing the Leafs should look into closely in order to improve?

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