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Toronto Maple Leafs forward Brandon Kozun will miss a minimum of six weeks with a high ankle sprain, coach Randy Carlyle said Monday according to TSN. Kozun was injured going into the boards in a 4-1 loss to the Detroit Red Wings on Friday. He ...Upvote Share Tweet
Five fresh faces making an impact with their new teamsthehockeynews.com Oct 19 (yesterday)It’s still early in the season, but fans are starting to get a feel for which free agent pick-ups and off-season trades have worked in their favor. For some, it was a blockbuster deal that could change the future of the franchise. For others, it was a s…Upvote Share Tweet
Zetterberg scores late in OT as Red Wings beat Maple Leafs 1-0 to sweep home-and homeNHL.com Oct 18 (2 days ago)DETROIT - Henrik Zetterberg scored with 9.9 seconds left in overtime to give the Detroit Red Wings a 1-0 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday night and a sweep of the teams' home-and-home series. Zetterburg streaked down the right...Upvote Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Myers, Staal could be moved for the right pricethehockeynews.com Oct 18 (3 days ago)The respective trade statuses of Carolina Hurricanes captain Eric Staal and Buffalo Sabres defenseman Tyler Myers remain hot topics in the NHL rumor mill. In today’s salary cap era, it’s unusual to see two such notable players mentioned this early in th…Upvote Share TweetNo. 1 Star: Henrik Zetterberg, Detroit Red Wings The Red Wings captain had a 4-point night, assisting on all of Detroit’s goals in a 4-1 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs. He had the primary assist on the Red Wings’ first three goals, two from Johan Fran…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Oct 17 (4 days ago)Our friends at Winging It In Motown cooked up an amazing social experiment on Friday involving hockey’s favorite awkward older brother, Phil Kessel of the Toronto Maple Leafs. The simple concept: Take the photo of Kessel shown here, and ask those in you…Upvote Share Tweet
OHL owner’s son retires after scoring zero goals in 95 gamesYour trusty correspondent has long maintained that the Sudbury Wolves are the Toronto Maple Leafs of the Ontario League. Both teams play in hockey-mad markets where the love of the team is unconditional regardless of how good or bad they are. Both have …Upvote Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Eric Staal in Toronto’s sights?In their quest to land a true first-line center, the Toronto Maple Leafs have reportedly cast their eyes south to Carolina and Hurricanes captain Eric Staal. TSN’s Bob McKenzie reports the Maple Leafs held discussions with the Hurricanes during the summ…Upvote Share Tweet
THN Analytics: Slow start? Firing the coach might not be the fixBy Benjamin Wendorf – special to THN As the fervor dies down from the fever pitch of opening games, NHL teams and their fanbases shift into the time-honored ritual of agonizing over early-season results. A few coaches begin to feel the walls close in, a…Upvote Share Tweet
No NHL edict directing linesmen to break up fights before they startthehockeynews.com Oct 15 (6 days ago)According to the NHL’s director of hockey operations, linesmen Greg Devorski and Scott Driscoll acted of their own accord when they decided to intervene before Jarome Iginla and Dion Phaneuf could start fighting Tuesday night, and were not following a l…Upvote Share Tweet
Goodbye, NHL enforcers. Believe it or not, I won’t miss youthehockeynews.com Oct 15 (6 days ago)There was a time when I watched a hockey game and if there wasn’t a fight I felt ripped off. I loved a good scrap; so much so that when Steve Dryden offered me a position at The Hockey News in 1992, I took the job on the condition I would never have to …Upvote Share TweetTORONTO - When the Colorado Avalanche wore down, the Toronto Maple Leafs picked up the pace to win their second game in a row. Seeing fatigue in an opponent that played the day before, the Leafs only got better as the game went on in coming b...Upvote Share TweetNo. 1 Star: Phil Kessel, Toronto Maple Leafs Kessel reportedly told Dave Maloney of MSG Sunday morning, "Watch, I'll score tonight," in response to a question about his early-season struggles. He would indeed score and assist on two others as …Upvote Share Tweet
Leaf Nation showing little patience as fan tosses jersey onto the iceNHL.com Oct 11TORONTO - It was a little like rubbing salt in the wound for the Maple Leafs. Down 5-2 with a little less than eight minutes remaining Saturday night, they had to watch as a Toronto jersey came flying onto the ice at Air Canada Centre. One fa...Upvote Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Leafs not shopping Kadri, but they’ll never say neverthehockeynews.com Oct 11Toronto Maple Leafs center Nazem Kadri and defenseman Jake Gardiner were subjects of trade speculation throughout last season. In a recent interview with the Toronto Sun’s Mike Zeisberger, Leafs GM Dave Nonis claims he never actively shopped the pair. N…Upvote Share Tweet
Red Wings Crush Maple LeafsOct 17Johan Franzen scored twice in the Red Wings' 4-1 win over the Maple Leafs.
Maple Leafs Slip Past Avs In OTOct 14Phil Kessel's overtime goal lifted the Maple Leafs past the Avs 3-2.
Crosby Strong in Penguins' WinOct 11Sidney Crosby had a goal and two assists in the Penguins' 5-2 win over the Maple Leafs.
Plekanec, Canadiens Edge Maple LeafsOct 8Tomas Plekanec netted the winner along with two goals in the Canadiens' 4-3 victory over the Maple Leafs.
The Week 7 MailbagOct 21Many of you wrote in Monday to ask about the fumble at the end of Rams-Seahawks, the miscue that infuriated Seattle and had a huge effect on the outcome of the game, a 28-26 St. Louis victory. I spoke to the NFL officiating czar, Dean Blandino, on Monda…
Behind the HOF’s New Contributor CommitteeOct 21A little inside football this morning. Tonight in Washington D.C., nine members of the new Pro Football Hall of Fame Contributor Selection Committee will gather at a hotel. On Wednesday, they will meet to select two candidates for the Hall’s Class of 20…
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At 38, Peyton Manning’s Prime is Right NowOct 20In the Denver locker room Sunday night, after his 246th NFL regular-season game, Peyton Manning asked, “Where’s Demaryius?” Wide receiver Demaryius Thomas, someone said, was on his way out to the field to do an interview with NBC. “We gotta get him back…