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Sitting Andersen tonight would be the right call.

Sheldon Keefe stated earlier today that the Leafs had a number of game time decisions they were planning to make on banged up players heading into tonight’s game with the Chicago Blackhawks. This is interesting for a few reasons. The main reason being that this is the Leafs final game before beginning their bye week…

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Blackhawks at Maple Leafs 01/18/20 – Odds and NHL Betting Trends

by OddsShark (@OddsShark) – Sponsored Post The Toronto Maple Leafs are facing another team that tends to play high-chance games as they try to end a cycle of losing as a heavy home favourite. The Maple Leafs are the -210 home favourite while the Chicago Blackhawks are the +175 away underdog with a 6.5-goal total on…

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5 trades the Leafs could make that would make their roster worse

Andreas Johnsson and Kasperi Kapanen are both pretty good hockey players, but the Leafs have a lot of pretty good hockey players. It would not be wise to trade these guys for worse hockey players, but NHL general managers make bad decisions all the time. Instead of pushing for some hypothetical trades that the Leafs…

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Allow me to suggest that the Leafs should be interested in Matt Dumba

Here’s the thing. The Leafs blueline, it’s not very good. In fact it’s pretty bad. If the Leafs get Rielly and Muzzin back, we’re a bit happier, but if you ask anyone what the biggest flaw on the team is they are probably answering defense, or possibly William Nylander, assuming you’ve asked your terrible uncle….

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What should the Leafs do with Tyson Barrie?

It seems as if the Leafs have been treated to three Tyson Barries so far this season. First, we had the Babcock Tyson Barrie. He was the one who was horribly miscast on a shutdown pairing with Jake Muzzin, saw too many defensive zone starts against tough competition and successfully dragged down Muzzin rather than…

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Maple Leafs Pregame #48: 5 Things to Watch for against the Flames

The Leafs picked up a much needed win against noted win donors the New Jersey Devils the other night, but face a bit more a legitimate challenge tonight in the Calgary Flames. I mean, not really all that legitimate, they are decent by Pacific Division standards and Lucic in their lineup, but still the difficulty…

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What could/should a new contract for Jake Muzzin look like?

Yesterday on TSN’s Insider Trading segment, Bob McKenzie shared the beautiful news that the Leafs are beginning contract negotiations with Jake Muzzin. Normally the idea of the Leafs re-signing a 31 year old defenseman, as well as the idea of Kyle Dubas negotiating any kind of contract would be a cause for panic, but if…