This Week In #Content: June 7th, 2015

#content

TLN’s coverage of first round draft targets continued on this week with five more player profiles, along with a whole bunch of signings, trade rumours, free agent chatter and general jackassery. 

Missed some of it? Don’t sweat it. It’s time for This Week In #Content.

BREAKING NEWS

Report: Teams Are Asking About Phil Kessel [TLN]

It’s possible that Kessel is traded before the Draft and that’s in just a few weeks and oh my God, is this the end of the Phil Kessel era?

Leafs Sign Andreas Johnson to Entry Level Contract [TLN]

He’ll spend one more year in Sweden before coming over and being a superstar. 

Let’s Get Physical: Leafs Hire Dr. Jeremy Bettle [TLN]

THE DRAFTBOOK

Justin’s NHL Draftbook (2014) [TLN]

I did this crazy thing where I took all of the NHL Drafts from 1963 until now and put them in a spreadsheet that you can filter and sort and slice and dice and chop and add to your favourite stir-fry recipes.

HOT TAEKS AND RUMOURS

Oh wow, it is getting hot in here with all of these scorching links…

10 UFAs Worth Looking At [TLN]

From Yakov… sign everyone and trade everyone (but keep Daniel Winnik and his bulldogs please).

Leafs Linked to Derek Ryan from SHL [TLN]

Toronto has had good luck with bringing Swedish talent over recently – just ignore the fact that Ryan’s American. 

Report: Toronto Interested in Acquiring NCAA Prospect Zach Hyman [TLN]

DRAFT THINGS AND FIRST ROUND TARGETS

Comparing Bob McKenzie’s Draft List to the Leafs’ Picks [TLN]

Marner? That’ll do.

Leafs Not Afraid to Move Fourth Pick To Load Up At Draft [TLN]

From the mouth of Dubas himself… I’d be ok with the Leafs trading down, but anything lower than sixth overall would creep me out.

First Round Targets: Daniel Sprong [TLN]

First Round Targets: Anthony Beauvillier [TLN]

First Round Targets: Jakub Zboril [TLN]

First Round Targets: Oliver Kylington [TLN]

First Round Targets: Jake DeBrusk [TLN]

DRUG RELATED CONTENT

The TLN Roundtable Gets High on Magic Pills [TLN]

OTHER #CONTENT

Maple Leafs’ Hunter Talks Draft at NHL Combine [Sportsnet]

McKenzie’s Final Draft Rankings [TSN]

Friedman’s 30 Thoughts [Sportsnet]

  • Gary Empey

    Lets stop blaming our goalies Bernier/Reimer?

    Look at the amount of rubber flying at them, mostly over 100 mph (4th most shots against in the league.)

    “If “Jesus Christ Himself” was playing goal for the Leafs last year they still would of missed the playoffs.”

    —————– Red Light Racicot