Marlies sweep weekend, take over Division lead

From last to first in the span of two months? Despite all given odds, it’s certainly possible, and something that the Toronto Marlies have pulled off this weekend, winning three games in regulation to set themselves on top of the North Division. Friday @ Binghamton The Marlies kicked their weekend off in a non-typical road…


LISTEN: Jeff Veillette talks Leafs, Andersen on Sportsnet 590

Leafs Nation Managing Editor Jeff Veillette was on Toronto’s Sportsnet 590 to discuss the Leafs’ loss in Buffalo, Toronto’s push to the playoffs, as well as the potential loss of Frederik Andersen, and who his possible replacement might be. http://pmd.fan590.com/audio_on_demand-5/Jeff-Veillette-with-Roger-Lajoie-ST-20170326-Interview.mp3


Frederik Andersen might be hurt. What now?

At some undetermined point in the first period of Saturday Night’s game against the Buffalo Sabres, Frederik Andersen took a hit to somewhere in the upper body that led to Curtis McEhlinney taking over for the second and third periods of what ended up being a 5-2 loss. It’s a situation that has people very…


LGD: Home game in Buffalo

Photo Credit: Kevin Hoffman/USA TODAY SPORTS The Leafs head on the road for a home game in Buffalo tonight, in what’s not necessarily a must-win but definitely a should-win and more accurately would-be-very-nice-to-win. The Sabres are kind of a funny team, in that they haven’t won a playoff series since 2007 (and haven’t been in…


Montreal or Ottawa: Which is the better playoff matchup?

I don’t want to jinx things but, ah, what the hell. It sure looks like the Toronto Maple Leafs are going to make the playoffs. Assuming I didn’t just single-handedly ruin Toronto’s run to the postseason, there’s only one question left to be answered: Will the Leafs finish the season third in the Atlantic, or…


Implications Update: March 25th

The season is nearing a close, and the points matter more than ever. Not just in Leafs games, but in games surrounding them, just to be safe. With that in mind, we’ll spend the remaining days of the season keeping you in the loop on which games matter to the Leafs in the standings, and…


TLN Roundtable: Free Willy

William Nylander over the last couple of weeks has, quite frankly, been obscene. With that in mind, today’s roundtable is all about him: a handful of us have these nice things to say about why we’ve got the kid’s back.


The Roundup

What happens if McDavid wants to go to the Olympics, Canucks explore using a D man at forward so they can expose him in expansion as a forward, why aren’t the Jets actually good, Brian Elliott living up to expectations now, Team USA boycott speaks volumes, 2017 draft rankings, Jarret Stoll joins a Nation podcast, playoff…