Maple Leafs goaltending pipeline is not as grim as it might seem

The Maple Leafs have an interesting future with goaltending and we’re going to try to get to the bottom of it. While everyone discusses the possibility of Jack Campbell returning and whether or not Toronto will move on from Petr Mrazek, the bigger mystery is their prospects. At the moment, the Maple Leafs have a…


Malgin? The Leafs could do worse

Every year there is some bizarre out of nowhere player who runs away with the scoring title at the World Hockey Championships, and it is followed by a feverish effort from NHL GMs to bring that player into their fold. This year that player is Roman Cervenka, who had 17 points in 10 games leading…


Finding hope for the Leafs in the Oilers playoff run

There’s not often a lot of positive things said on this site about the Oilers. I mean, they are the Oilers, there are plenty of reasons not to like them, not limited to the fact that they are using up McDavid’s prime before he can return to Toronto and they took our Hyman from us….


With the Rangers win tonight, the Leafs draft position is finalized

After the Leafs were handed their traditional first round game seven disappointment, the interest in the entry draft increased. With Carolina, Calgary, Florida, and Colorado all sitting ahead of the Leafs in standings, the best case scenario was for those four teams to be upset and for the Leafs to see their draft position increase…


5 prospects with exclusive rights expiring to keep an eye on

Even with multiple teams still in action in the Stanley Cup playoffs, one of the first significant dates of the offseason is quickly approaching. June 1, this Wednesday, is the deadline to sign certain drafted prospects prior to their exclusive rights expiring. For the most part, the June 1 deadline this year is the deadline…


Jason Spezza has retired and will join the Leafs front-office

A day that many Leafs fans were going to be saddened by has come, as Jason Spezza has announced his retirement as a player. Jason Spezza announced today his retirement from the NHL after 19 seasons. He will be joining the Maple Leafs' front office effective immediately. #LeafsForever — Toronto Maple Leafs (@MapleLeafs) May 29,…


Round one recap: Who scored the goal of the year for Toronto?

I made a bracket a little over a week ago, including 16 of the best goals scored from this past Toronto Maple Leafs season, and in the bracket, there were eight matchups in the first round. On our Twitter page (@TLNdc) we posted a poll every afternoon with one matchup from round one where you…