TLN Monday Mailbag: May 22nd

Find someone who will hold you the way that William Nylander wanted to hold Henrik Lundqvist. Or, if you’re lazy, read the following handful of responses to twitter dot com questions. Or go enjoy your Monday. I don’t know. I’m not much of an authority on life decisions. If you’re opting for the middle option,…


The Nation Notebook: Playoff Injuries, McDavid Contract, and Sweden Wins

The Nation Network Notebook is a regular feature that rounds up interesting news, stories, and rumours from around the NHL that don’t quite deserve their own article. The playoffs are losing bodies left and right. Connor McDavid might opt for a five-year contract like other superstars have. Sweden wins the World Championships. Phil Kessel is…


Celebrating Two Years of Babcock

I remember it like it was yesterday. It was a unique day for myself because that same day, I was attending a performance of Hamlet for my Grade 12 English class. I knew that Mike Babcock would be making his decision sometime that day, but at the time, the Leafs were said to be out…


Leafs prospect Jeremy Bracco dominates on Day 1 of Memorial Cup

Jeremy Bracco opened his Memorial Cup account Friday night in emphatic fashion. With the Leafs prospect picking up a goal and an assist, Bracco’s Windsor Spitfires (who are hosting the tournament) pulled ahead 3-2 in the opening game of the 2017 Memorial Cup in a win over the Saint John Sea Dogs. Here’s a bunch…


Roundtable: What are you gonna do with the new Swedes?

It may be the start of a long weekend, but the content doesn’t stop at The Leafs Nation dot com! As you’ve more than likely heard by now (hope you enjoyed your vacation or wherever you were if you somehow missed basically the only important thing that’s happened in Leafland since the Zaitsev extension, other…


The Roundup

The Leafs shouldn’t trade JVR, could Canucks pursue Eberle, Flames should trade their first round pick, Chiarelli speaks in Edmonton, Shattenkirk wants to be the man, how scouting is changing, free agency, draft profiles and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by Violent Gentlemen.