Maple Leafs: New Season Top 10

A new season for the Toronto Maple Leafs has started with training camp under way.¬†After the ugly finish to last season, blowing a 3-1 playoff series lead, and losing again in the 1st round, this is a team that needs a fresh start and a new beginning. They needed to get back to work and … Read more

Training Camp Opens

Just a few notes because I still don’t care. Hopefully I’ll start getting back into this soon because it’s actually not fun to be this despondent about something that I have dedicated so many hours of my life to. Your training camp roster: Did Mikheyev ask for a trade this summer? I wish I could … Read more

A Few Soft Stick Checks

The Marlies signed Keith Petruzzelli and people seem to be pretty pumped about it. Keith was a finalist for the Hobey Baker Award, has a stereotypical goalies build (6’5″, 185lbs), is 22 years old and had great numbers last season at Quinnipiac University, where he played in 29 games and posted a 1.89GAA, to go … Read more

Leafs Sign Nick Ritchie + Ondrej Kase.

It appears that the Leafs are once again up against the 81.5M salary cap after signing long time teammates Nick Ritchie (2 years @ 2.5M) and Ondrej Kase (1 year @ 1.25M). This gives the team more depth down the wings, adds elements of size, grit (Ritchie), skill and scoring (Kase), but also opens up … Read more

Free Agency Opening Day Recap

This was a free agency day that came with little expectations. Most knew going into today that GM Kyle Dubas had little money to spend with too many spots to fill. He did manage to secure a good goalie to form a tandem with Jack Campbell and some solid depth pieces though, so let’s go … Read more

NHL Free Agent Frenzy

Free agency opens tomorrow and it will prove to be a big day for the Leafs. After a boring NHL Entry Draft, where the team selected just 3 players and stayed away from the trading game (of which there were many) due to lack of trade capital, they are now in a situation where they … Read more