In today’s podcast, we look at all the Canadian teams and what they have accomplished this off-season and where the Leafs stack up against their Canadian rivals. Will it be the great Blue and White North next year as we take on Craig Button’s take on who the best Canadian team will be next season.
Read More Centre of Leafs Nation Podcast: Where do the Leafs stack up against their Canadian Rivals
Following an opening night win, that saw Toronto beat the Montreal Canadiens (3-2), the Maple Leafs unfortunately failed to show up in their Saturday night tilt with another Canadian rival, the Ottawa Senators. That loss was short lived, and quickly forgotten as Toronto then travelled to Chicago to finish their first back to back series […]
Read More The stars are aligning for the Maple Leafs’ Auston Matthews
Talk about coming out of the gates hot, but I wanted to touch on Howard Berger’s latest column “Leafs Following Or Bucking Trend?”, Howard makes the argument that the Maple Leafs missed the boat by not trading for Karlsson. The main reason is that the Maple Leafs defense needs some work, and Karlsson would put […]
Read More Erik Karlsson was never going to be a Maple Leaf
This past week the rumor mill was red hot after comments made by Drew Doughty about his pending free agency hit the NHL and social media by storm. Doughty openly discussed that he should earn more than P.K. Subban; Doughty also shared that he feels that he and fellow 2019 UFA standout Erik Karlsson should […]
Read More Free Agency 2019: Drew Doughty
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.
Read More Dion Phaneuf Trade:One Year Later