The Best/Most Chaotic NHL Draft and Playoff Format

Since the abrupt pause of the NHL season, the two hockey related topics that have been widely discussed amongst fans and analysts: “How will this affect the playoffs?” and “How will this affect the draft?”. In all likelihood, when the league reopens, teams are going to be playing in empty arenas in a limited number…


The Leafs Should Bring P.K. Home to Toronto

With the trade deadline behind us, now seems like the perfect time to discuss who the Leafs should target to improve their D core next season. Timing is everything and, as the old saying goes, the best time to discuss a trade was two weeks ago and the second-best time is now…. or something like…


Auston Matthews’ 5-year contract leaves a lot to be desired

After what seemed like years of speculation, we finally know what Auston Matthews RFA contract will look like and… well… it’s not a great deal for the Leafs. *ducks several tomatoes and a shoe* Who throws a shoe? Honestly. Anyway, if you happened to be living under a rock for the passed 24 hours, the…


William Nylander: Undervalued Superstar… that the Leafs should underpay

Recently, Matt Cane released the 2018 version of his free agent contract predictions.  Naturally, when this was released last month, Leafs nation immediately started obsessing over William Nylander’s estimated $7MM X 5 yrs contract. Matt does great work and this is a good reference tool when trying to gauge approximate salary expectations but it’s important…


2017-18 Leafs Season in Review: Roman Polak

The man. The myth. The legend. Roman Polak made his triumphant return to the Leafs part of the way through the 2017/18 season after facing a horrific leg injury in last year’s playoffs. Since the Leafs first acquired him from the St. Louis Blues in 2014, Roman Polak has been a controversial figure in Leafs…


The Leafs and John Tavares are a great match

Recently, Cam Lewis (Nation Network Editor-in-Chief) wrote and article titled “John Tavares and the Leafs aren’t a match”. The premise of this article, as the title suggests, is that the Leafs aren’t a realistic option for John Tavares to sign with this off-season. My response to this can probably best be described by this gif: