Leafs Postgame: Frking with the Red Wings

Well, that was… something. After an excellent win on the road in Washington, the Leafs played a solid enough game to outscore a below average performance from Curtis McElhinney, all while not getting caved in possession wise on the second half of a back to back. They also lit up Howard bad enough, it’s hard…


WWYDW: Chara?

It’s Wednesday, which means we’re half way through the week AND it’s time for us to ask the lovely people of Leafs Nation WHAT WOULD YOU DO??!!


Introducing a New WAR model: Part 5 – Data Release & Final Thoughts

This is the final instalment of my 5-part WAR series. Here are the links to the other sections: Part 1: Introduction Part 2: Shot Impact Part 3: Expected Point Production Part 4: Extras Part 5: Data Release We made it! I’m sorry for spending so long on the methodology, but I felt that it was important…


LGD: A Shutout So Nice Let’s Do It Twice

The Leafs close out their first set of back to back games of the season tonight, and that means despite Freddie Andersen quelling our fears about the start to his season, the numbers (and the coach) say it’s better for him to sit. Since Calvin Pickard or Garret Sparks haven’t caught a bus over from…


Morning-After Recap: Sweet Revenge

The lowest scoring game of the entire season…but who cares? For the first time this season, there are no opposition goals to include, because Freddie got the shutout! The Leafs dominated possession for a good portion of the game, and they scored all of the goals. This is what we like to see: Game report! Haven't…