2016-2017 season captivated Leafs Nation like no other season in recent memory, we witnessed records breaking and a 6 game playoff series against the NHL’s best Washington Capitals and this happened against a backdrop of the most talented and highly skilled rookie class the NHL has ever witnessed. … More Maple Leafs Target: Top 4 Defenseman
The Toronto Maple Leafs won the day by not doing anything, and remaining patient and sticking to their plan that was started when Brendan Shanahan came in 2014. … More Trade Deadline: Toronto Maple Leafs Edition
In a season where no one could have predicted such a drastic improvement in the fortunes of the Toronto Maple Leafs, a lot has been made of where James van Riemsdyk fits in currently and in the future plans going forward for the organization. Some have suggested the only way to acquire the much needed … More Curious case of James van Riemsdyk
Exactly one year today Dion Phaneuf was traded along with Matt Frattin, Casey Bailey, Ryan Rupert and defence prospect Cody Donaghey to the Senators for defenceman Jared Cowen, Colin Greening, Milan Michalek and Tobias Lindberg as well as Ottawa’s second-round pick in the 2017 NHL Draft. … More Dion Phaneuf Trade:One Year Later
After 5 games of the 2016-2017 we are starting to hear about potential trades involving our beloved Leafs. We knew coming into this season that the one Achilles heel for the Leafs would be their defense and the requirement to close out the top 4 on defense by acquiring a match for Morgan Reilly. With … More Are trade winds blowing in Leafs Nation?