Leafs Talk

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Leafs Postgame: Dominance Unrequited

Tonight, the Leafs took on the New York Rangers at home in Toronto, broadcast on the classic Hockey Night in Canada. It was an exciting contest of youth, as the Leafs are in the early stages of their rebuilt dynastic team, and the Rangers are just in the first steps of putting theirs together. Via…

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LGD: Leafs take on Manhattan’s tank titans

The Toronto Maple Leafs are suffering one of the greatest travesties to ever occur in pro sports, as they sit near the top of the standings but without a home-ice seeding projected for the postseason. That’s the perfect excuse to phone it in down the back stretch, but there may be no choice but to…

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Dermott joins Leafs for practice, Gardiner back skating

We’re about 20 days from the Leafs’ series opener against the Bruins, presumably in Boston with the way the standings are shaking out, and it looks like Toronto is on its way to at least getting one of its key blue-liners back before then. Jake Gardiner in black. Travis Dermott in red. pic.twitter.com/94TpVJ1RBb — Chris…

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Teenagers Sandin, Liljegren Thriving in Marlies Top Four

Very few teenaged defenceman crack AHL rosters, let alone play prominent roles for their NHL-affliate before their 20th birthday. However, with the Toronto Maple Leafs organization having so many injured defenceman, the Toronto Marlies have been forced to rely heavily on the franchises two most recent first round picks; 18-year-old Rasmus Sandin and 19-year-old Timothy…

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Leafs Sign Nic Petan For 2-Years

The Leafs announced today that they’ve signed forward Nic Petan to a 2-year contract. Petan, 23, will make $775,000 per year over the course of his new deal. He has appeared in five games for the Leafs since being acquired from the Winnipeg Jets in exchange for Pär Lindholm. He’s registered one goal in that…

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Postgame: Back At It

Before the game, I tweeted: ATTENTION: I am posting Leafs Groot early to bless Garret Sparks and the Toronto Maple Leafs. #LeafsForever pic.twitter.com/rsLubSLmKv — March of the Kapanens🍩 (Not Kappy) (@ThatsKappy) March 20, 2019 People got mad at me, obviously, because of course I’d jinxed the team, right? Wrong. The Leafs won, and they looked…

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LGD: Buffalow

We still doing this? The Leafs have dropped four of their last five, and are coming off of being shut out by the Nashville Predators. That being said, they looked much more defensively sound. Hopefully that carries over to tonight, as Garret Sparks and the Toronto Maple Leafs pay visit to the Buffalo Sabres on…

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LGD: Prey For The Leafs

How are we all feeling? It’s a Game Day! It’s been well over a week since the Leafs last played hockey – or so I choose to believe. Tonight, they might play some in Nashville against the Predators. One can only hope, at least. The Leafs have lost three of their last four and have…

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