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LGD: Mike Harrington Is Sad Online

The world certainly hasn’t been fair to ol’ Mike Harrington, the protector of Buffalo Sports.  First he didn’t get Connor McDavid as promised and after a short tantrum, has happily proclaimed Jack Eichel the greatest hockey player there ever was.  Next, he was sure that Mike Babcock was on his way to Buffalo, and after…

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Four Up and Four Down in a Marlies and Leafs Swap

YOU GET AN NHL DEBUT! YOU GET AN NHL DEBUT! EVERYONE’S GETTING AN NHL DEBUT!!!! The Leafs have called up Tobias Lindberg who will be making his NHL debut. Additionally Andrew Campbell will be making his Leafs debut tonight, and Kasperi Kapanen and T.J. Brennan are returning for another tour of duty.  The @MapleLeafs have recalled…

The Best Top 5 Leafs Pick Ever?: Lanny McDonald

Embed from Getty Images With the end of the regular season in sight, the Toronto Maple Leafs seem closer and closer to, at least, assuring themselves of a Top 5 pick in this summer’s NHL Entry Draft.  There’s going to be attention, almost like never before, from fanbases of Canadian teams when the Draft Lottery happens….

Leafs Place Ben Smith On Waivers

Embed from Getty Images The Leafs exercised their AHL-assigning muscles today, placing forward Ben Smith on waivers with the likes of Byron Froese, Nikita Soshnikov, Peter Holland, and Leo Komarov nearing return from injury.  The 27-year-old played fairly well in a fourth-line role for the team, putting up 2 goals and 4 assists in 16…

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Leafs Postgame: Call it a Naztrick

Photo Credit: Robert Mayer/USA TODAY SPORTS Florida may not be the most traditional of hockey markets, but you wouldn’t know it from the way things have looked this year. For seemingly the first time ever, the Florida Panthers and Tampa Bay Lightning look like they could do some damage in the Stanley Cup Playoffs, and…

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A Deeper Look At Jimmy Vesey

Embed from Getty Images There are a lot of reasons to already think that Jimmy Vesey is a prospect worth signing. He’s a 6’3 forward who has been above a point per game pace in his past two college seasons, and was a .66ppg player in his freshman and sophomore years. The guy scores goals…

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LGD: Catfight

Embed from Getty Images Once again, it’s everyone favourite battle of the basement-dwelling youth versus the veteran-led playoff crew. The Toronto Maple Leafs are in Sunrise to take on the Florida Panthers for the last time this season; let’s take a look at what’s ahead.

Why the Leafs are the right fit for Jimmy Vesey

Embed from Getty Images Last night, news broke that Nashville Predators prospect Jimmy Vesey was going to run out the clock on his contract rights and refrain from signing with the team, opting to become an unrestricted free agent as soon as he’s eligible to on August 15th. We talked about the possibility of Toronto being…