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Adding to the Superteam

Yesterday it was announced that four-time NBA All-Star DeMarcus Cousins was signing a one-year, $5 million deal to join the Golden State Warriors. The addition of Cousins gives Golden State, the reigning NBA Champs, a five-man All-Star starting squad with Cousins, Steph Curry, Klay Thompson, Kevin Durant, and Draymond Green. Now, you might be wondering,…

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How Does The Tavares Signing Affect Edmonton?

Listen, I get it. Just be happy we’ve got Tavares, let the haters hate, we’ll just sit back and enjoy the Leafs dynasty decade, no need to worry about what others are saying. Personally, that’s my philosophy on this. Others of you might prefer to laugh at people losing their shit over this, and while…

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Leafs Shopping Matt Martin?

I’m not going to sit here and pretend like I’ve ever been a big Matt Martin fan. It’s not that I’m against fighting in hockey, it’s that I’m against paying Matt Martin $2.5M a year to do so. The reality is that Martin has been valuable in his role as veteran guiding the young Leafs…

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John Tavares will be getting a significant linemate upgrade in Toronto

Well, it’s officially official. While we don’t know quite who’s going to be getting his two flanks, John Tavares is the newest Toronto Maple Leaf. And the speculation has been pouring out for his potential linemates. The Athletic’s James Mirtle tweeted his thoughts out… I think I'd try something like this with the Leafs lines:…

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John Tavares is a Toronto Maple Leaf

AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Now that that’s out of my system… After almost a week of nervously scrolling through Twitter for the latest #TavaresWatch news, waiting for Tavares to eliminate teams like they’re on the Bachelor, we finally have our answer. Despite the nightmares of 30 fanbases, John Tavares is now a member of the Toronto Maple Leafs….

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Report: The Leafs have signed… Josh Jooris

Not quite the big one yet! About 20 minutes into free agency, a big name announced the Leafs would be signing… not quite a big name. It was Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman  who first dropped the hammer on the Leafs’ first signing of the day, right winger… Josh Jooris. Josh Jooris to TOR…one year, $650,000 —…

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Report: Tyler Bozak to Sign with Blues

The Tyler Bozak-Nazem Kadri debate is finally over. Tyler Bozak has reportedly signed with the St. Louis Blues, according to Bob McKenzie. Tyler Bozak will be heading to STL. — Bob McKenzie (@TSNBobMcKenzie) July 1, 2018 And Chris Johnston confirmed the contract info minutes later. Tyler Bozak gets a three-year deal from St. Louis with…

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Reunion Time: Cody Franson Edition?

Forget Tavares for a second, there might be a perfect, cheap RHD that has been flying under the radar which if signed, could be a wonderful reunion back to TO. Background After being a “walk on” sign by the Vancouver Giants in the WHL, Franson was selected 79th overall in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft…