Auston Matthews seen skating, shooting at Leafs practice facility

Is everything a news story in Toronto? Auston Matthews is back on the ice ahead of #Leafs practice today. Darryl Belfry, Hayley Wickenheiser and therapist Jon Geller out there with him. Some shooting involved in today’s drills. pic.twitter.com/b7zZwUa8DN — Kristen Shilton (@kristen_shilton) November 5, 2018 You’re darn right it is. Auston Matthews, the crown jewel of…


Dermott out of tonight’s lineup due to illness

Always something in Leafsland, eh. It was announced at today’s morning skate that Travis Dermott would not be suiting up for the Toronto Maple Leafs hockey club in tonight’s matchup against the Winnipeg Jets. Dermott is sick …. out tonight — Mark Masters (@markhmasters) October 24, 2018 There isn’t really too much to get into…


The top four scorers in the NHL are all Leafs

Well, chief. This is it. NHL scoring leaders:1. Morgan Rielly1. Auston Matthews3. Mitch Marner3. John Tavares — Jonas Siegel (@jonassiegel) October 12, 2018 To be simply put, we’ve never quite seen an offence like this one. What’s possibly the craziest is that we’re still missing two key pieces. Nazem Kadri’s yet to score yet, while…


Morgan Rielly breaks Bobby Orr record with historic start

Morgan Rielly is going down in history. The 24-year-old is having a fantastic start to the 2018-19 NHL season with 12 points through five games. With this sensational start, Rielly surpasses Bobby Orr’s 45-year-old record for the most points by an NHL defender through the first five games of a season (in the modern era)….


Frederik Gauthier replaces Andreas Johnsson in tonight’s lineup

The goat is back. Based on this morning’s lineup at practice, it appears that the always smiling, but constantly frustrating Freddie Gauthier will indeed play a game for the Toronto Maple Leafs this season. Looks like Johnsson will be scratched tonight. Kapanen sticking with Matthews. Ozhiganov also back in. Leafs projected lineup: Marleau-Matthews-KapanenHyman-Tavares-MarnerLindholm-Kadri-BrownLeivo-Gauthier-Ennis Rielly-HainseyGardiner-ZaitsevDermott-Ozhiganov Andersen…


John Tavares records first hat trick with Maple Leafs

It took all of three games for John Tavares to net his first hat trick with the Maple Leafs. The former Islander accomplished the feat Sunday evening against the Blackhawks in Chicago. Tavares struck three times in a wild 7-6 victory to help the team get their second win of the season. It was the…


Marlies Sign Jeff Glass to AHL Contract

With the 2018-2019 season set to kick-off in a couple of days, the Toronto Marlies announced the addition of another goalie to the fold. The Marlies have signed Jeff Glass, 32, to an AHL contract. Glass, who suited up for two games with the Marlies during the 2016-2017 season, split last season with the Chicago…


John Tavares scores first goal with Maple Leafs

The first of many. John Tavares netted his first goal with the Maple Leafs in the season opener Wednesday evening against the Montreal Canadiens. Where were you when @91Tavares scored his first as a Leaf? #LeafsForever pic.twitter.com/OC1Ar61TRY — Toronto Maple Leafs (@MapleLeafs) October 4, 2018 With the game tied 1-1 in the second period, Tavares…


Marlies acquire Gagner, Sproul

In the hour leading up to puck-drop on the team’s final preseason game, reports surfaced that the Toronto Marlies have added some big-time reinforcements to their roster as they gear up for their 2018-2019 campaign.