I apologize for the delayed blog post to the Maple Leafs exit in 2017/2018 playoffs, but I decided quickly after the final buzzer had sounded to end game seven that I would take a couple of days to allow what had transpired to sink in. After taking a couple of days to clear my emotions […]Read More Toronto Maple Leafs 2017/2018 Post Playoff Wrap-Up
The Maple Leafs have been a tale of two teams. After game three, one would have though that the Maple Leafs would have come out flying after regaining some momentum going into game four. That simply wasn’t the case, Frederik Andersen uncharacteristically let in a bad goal 28 seconds into the game and the Maple […]Read More Maple Leafs vs. Boston Bruins Games 4 and 5 Recap
Last night’s crushing 7-3 loss to the Bruins was very reminiscent of game one which saw the Bruins top line shred the Maple Leafs blueline and make quick work of the Maple Leafs. Like with game one, the Maple Leafs had no answer and by the end of the game were left with even more […]Read More Maple Leafs vs Boston Bruins; Game Two Post Game Analysis
Where does one begin to talk about what happened to the Maple Leafs at the hands of the Boston Bruins? The Maple Leafs lose 5-1 in game one, if the score wasn’t concerning it was definitely the play of the Maple Leafs with a few exceptions. Outside of Zach Hyman, Leo Komarov and Frederik Andersen, […]Read More Maple Leafs vs Boston Bruins; Game One: Post Game Analysis
Over the course of the last few weeks, hockey fans had the opportunity to watch a close race for the first spot in the Atlantic division. The Tampa Bay Lightning held first place in the Eastern Conference along with the Atlantic division for the majority of the season. However, Boston followed closely and eventually overtook […]Read More Maple Leafs: Boston Bruins or Tampa Bay Lightning?
There were a lot of questions around the Maple Leafs heading into the 2017-2018 season, Could the dynamic group of sophomores led by Auston Matthews match or better their output from last season and could Frederik Andersen continue on in his development as a starting goalie in the NHL. Just how much growth could be […]Read More Mission Accomplished: Young Maple Leafs Playoff Bound Again