Why signing Morgan Rielly the person was important for the Leafs

There’s a lot to be said about the Toronto Maple Leafs and its players. For Morgan Rielly, though, I don’t think you can come up with one bad thing to say about him. The 27-year-old inked a new eight-year, $60 million contract on Friday, which will begin next season. There was a lot of reason…


Report from the Rock: Growlers secure (temporary?) new home

After the messy breakup between the Newfoundland Growlers and the city of St. John’s earlier this week, and the subsequent announcement that the team would be temporarily relocating to Toronto, local fans were not expecting any sort of update on when they’d possibly see their team back on the Rock again for a long time….


Amadio gets claimed by the Golden Knights. Maybe he’s funny or something

In a league where players with upside like Kale Clague or Cale Fleury managed to clear waivers without much fuss, we are once again treated to teams tripping over each other to claim AHL depth instead. Vegas claims Michael Amadio off waivers from Toronto. — Chris Johnston (@reporterchris) October 30, 2021 Okay, so tripping over…


Leafs look for a win with revamped blueline

Tonight, we find ourselves a matchup between two of the most surprising teams in the league, for completely different reasons. The Toronto Maple Leafs, as we know, have been underperforming despite the already low expectations of fans, with a 3-4-1 record and only just putting an end to a four game losing streak to the…


Leafs place Mike Amadio on waivers and what that means for your weekend

The Leafs have placed Mike Amadio on waivers. This probably isn’t bothering you. He was at best adequate in the preseason, and the three games he played in this year are generally met with “really, Amadio played in three games?” That meaning he wasn’t particularly noticeable. Amadio (TOR) on waivers — Elliotte Friedman (@FriedgeHNIC) October…


Not so spooky Leafs: Halloween edition

The cool weather is here, gourds are a plenty, hockey is finally back, and spooky season is upon us. The Toronto Maple Leafs celebrated Halloween a little early this year according to their social media accounts with a food-themed costume party. Let’s take a look at their costumes and see what some of the Leafs…


Leafs sign Morgan Rielly to a team friendly deal

I guess I can quit my chicken little routine when it comes to the Morgan Rielly contract, as today the Leafs have announced that Morgan will be a Leaf for a very long time… Eight. Mo. Years.#LeafForever — Toronto Maple Leafs (@MapleLeafs) October 29, 2021 From the Leafs press release: The Toronto Maple Leafs announced…