Leafs second buy-out window opens

–via XKCD As we explored earlier this week, the Toronto Maple Leafs have a second buy-out window between now and about 9:00 a.m. Sunday morning thanks to the settlement of the Mark Fraser case coming early on Tuesday. They have a 48-hour window to decide whether or not to buy out a contract that could…



  It’s still the summertime doldrums here at the Nation. With little news expected in the next few weeks before things heat up prior to the season starting articles involve projections, speculation, rumours and British people bombing down hills after a wheel of cheese.  And today we present an article on the new trash button…


Leafs Twitter Says Dumb Thing

Dave Bolland brings the cup to Mimico. He’ll be back next year wearing a #Leafs jersey #TMLtalk pic.twitter.com/KJQyzOaEGg — Toronto Maple Leafs (@MapleLeafs) August 1, 2013 You know it’s a slow news day when you’re talking about something posted by a team social media account, but… yeesh. 


Do these Leafs look better than the old Leafs?

No, I don’t mean actual physical looks. Though, the answer to that question is certainly "yes" because David Clarkson is quite handsome.  I’m wondering if this team looks better on paper than the one that finished up this past season.