Maple Leafs Milestone Watch: January 2022 Edition

In this monthly Maple Leafs Milestone Watch column, we’ll be recapping the milestones of the previous month and setting up which milestones are likely (or even farfetched) to occur in the upcoming month. Last Month December was one of the strangest months the Leafs have seen in a while. The Leafs played just 7 of their…


News from the Rink: Rasmus Sandin, Petr Mrázek, and others return to Maple Leafs practice, Saturday game vs. Ottawa in jeopardy

There continues to be more and more Maple Leafs players returning from COVID protocols ahead of their game vs. the Ottawa Senators. Rasmus Sandin, Petr Mrazek, Ilya Mikheyev, and David Kampf were the four players who returned to practice today. Maple Leafs’ Goaltending coach, Steve Briere, also came out of COVID protocols. Players practicing Dec….


Maple Leafs prospect Topi Niemelä signs contract extension with Kärpät

Topi Niemelä has been steadily climbing the Leafs prospect rankings since being drafted in the third round of the 2020 NHL Draft, and with him currently suiting up for Finland in his second straight World Junior Championships in Edmonton, fans are growing increasingly excited to see him playing in North America full time. It looks…


Timothy Liljegren added to the Maple Leafs COVID protocol

Another day, another COVID setback. While the Leafs have seen some players return, we are now seeing a player that has been in contact with the active roster in practice now join the Protocol list and potentially be the first of another wave of players who weren’t on the protocol heading into Christmas. The Maple…


New Year’s resolutions for the Toronto Maple Leafs

Here we are. We’ve reached the end of the TLN roundtable series that has run throughout the past couple of weeks. And while there are still a few days left in 2021, we thought we’d close out the series with another 2022 question, and one specifically focused on the New Year. Of course that means…


Which Leafs are going to break out in 2022?

Yesterday we ran some of our 2022 predictions. Predictably the predictions focused on whether or not the Leafs could make it out of the first round of the playoffs. I left the question too open, that’s on me. Today we’ll get more specific with our predictions and we’ll talk about which Leaf is primed for…