Marner, Dermott Pick Up Goals in World Junior Exhibition

The World Juniors are still a week away, but that didn’t stop Team Canada’s Leafs prospects from putting themselves on the scoreboard. In a 7-1 rout of Belarus, first round pick and TLN’s preseason #1 prospect Mitch Marner picked up a goal while second-rounder Travis Dermott added a goal and two assists.


LGD: Kings In The North

Embed from Getty Images If you thought the Leafs had trouble hosting the last California team to swing through Toronto, wait ’till you get a load of these guys. The Kings are one of the hottest teams in the league right now, with a 7-1-2 record in their past 10 games. They are, once again,…


The Toronto Marlies Are First Overall

The thing about this year’s Toronto Marlies team, above all else, is that you have to accept that every single night will provide an opportunity for you to be dumbfounded by them. Of course, I mean that in the most positive way possible. But tonight? Tonight took that to a whole new level, as they…


Ray Emery Inks PTO With Toronto Marlies

The Toronto Maple Leafs had their ideal tandem in James Reimer and Garret Sparks for a brief, brief time.  The Toronto Marlies had an ideal tandem of their own during that period, with Jonathan “AHL Shutout King” Bernier and Antoine Bibeau. That left the ECHL with Ryan Massa and Rob Madore getting strong starts. Everyone was…


Friday Roundtable: TLN’s Christmas Wish List

The holiday season is upon us and Christmas is just a week away. For some, that means spending time with family, visiting friends and eating enormous amounts of excellent food. For us at TLN, it means demanding presents and getting our grubby hands on gifts. We’re not good people. Now, it turns out we forgot…


The Roundup

Vancouver TV ratings down, Jets unrestricted free agents want big dough, did the Leafs accidentally tamper with Steven Stamkos, Flames and Oilers righting the ship, Taylor Hall is Edmonton’s beating heart, a hockey advent calendar, Leafs new jersey ideas, Ryan Callahan drops Scott Hartnell, fantasy hockey and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by DraftKings.

Garret Sparks leaves game with lower body injury

D MORE]Embed from Getty Images Leafs fans have been more than happy to give Garret Sparks as much ice time as he wants until he proves undeserving, and after Jonathan Bernier’s less-than-stellar last start, Mike Babcock was more than happy to give him a shot. In a twist of fate that screams “typical Toronto”, however,…


LGD: Maple Syrup In The Water

Embed from Getty Images Tonight, the Columbus Blue Jackets face off against the Arizona Coyotes at the Gila River Arena in Glendale. Savvy readers may have picked up on the fact that this is a Leafs pregame post on a Leafs-centric website and that neither of these teams are the Toronto Maple Leafs. That said,…

Rumour: Flames Could Be Interested In Bernier

Embed from Getty Images The Jonathan Bernier story this season doesn’t appear to be going away. We’re over a third of the way through the season and he doesn’t have a win. He’s been passed on the depth chart by both Reimer and Sparks, he’s had an AHL conditioning stint, he’s been called out by…