Trade Deadline Recap

There are a lot of people talking about how this trade deadline was a failure by Kyle Dubas. I see things a little differently. The Leafs approached this deadline with the need for three major things, aside from depth: A top 4 defenseman A top 6 forward to help John Tavares and William Nylander A … Read more

Trade Deadline Day Primer

I’ll do a quick run through the rumour mill: Jacob Middlton My personal favourite. Call me a pessimist if you’d like, but losing to the Montreal Canadiens last year still has me doubting this core’s will to win. For this reason I don’t think I’d be thrilled with paying, for instance, a 1st and two … Read more

Crazy Times Getting Crazier for Maple Leafs

It has been a pretty whirlwind week in Leaf Nation. We have seen both individual players and the team as a whole struggle, especially in losses to non-playoff teams like Montreal and Columbus and even in strange wins.We’ve seen questions now come up about goaltending that was thought to be ok, but has seen some issues … Read more

Leafs Need Help On Defence

We are still 6 weeks away from the NHL trade deadline. So much can happen between now and March 21st when no further trades can be made after 3pm Eastern. Everyone in the NHL world pretty much knows what the Toronto Maple Leafs are looking for and targeting to help their team improve. A defenceman who can … Read more

Asset Wasting Trade Targets

You can tell by the title of this article just how thrilled I am to be talking about what the Leafs might do at the deadline. I just can’t wait to see which players they spend assets on, just to get a few regular season and playoff games out of before bowing out in the … Read more