Lack of goals during losing streak continues to bewilder reeling Leafs
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TORONTO - Under interim coach Peter Horachek, the Toronto Maple Leafs are a conundrum. The defensive inconsistency that cost Randy Carlyle his job is mostly gone, but at the same time the goals have disappeared. "When you think about it, if y...Upvote Share Tweet
Oliver Ekman-Larsson Scores Distant Shorthanded Goal On Hapless Leafsdeadspin.com 3 hours agoArizona Coyotes defenseman Oliver Ekman-Larsson was only trying to dump the puck, but the unintended accuracy gave him his 13th goal of the season as the "shot" got past Maple Leafs goalie Jonathan Bernier. Toronto is at the point where it can…Upvote Share TweetTORONTO - For the balance of their losing streak, the Toronto Maple Leafs were done in by the goals they didn't score. It reached eight because of goals Jonathan Bernier should not have given up. Oliver Ekman-Larsson scored from the other sid...Upvote Share Tweet
ECHL team trolls Maple Leafs, will host “Toss Your Jersey” nightthehockeynews.com 22 hours agoOne of the stranger stories of the NHL season is the number of times Toronto Maple Leafs jerseys have been thrown onto the ice in protest of the team’s subpar performance. So the ECHL’s Brampton Beast, being nearby and all, thought they would turn a neg…Upvote Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Maple Leafs, Kings, and Hurricanes buzzthehockeynews.com Jan 29 (yesterday)The Toronto rumor mill continues to churn with speculation over possible moves by the struggling Maple Leafs leading up to the March trade deadline. TSN’s Darren Dreger believes the next few weeks will determine if the Leafs become deadline buyers or se…Upvote Share Tweet
Separation between East’s have & have-not teams will make NHL trade deadline uniquethehockeynews.com Jan 29 (yesterday)If you don’t know by now the NHL’s points system is essentially a competitive funhouse mirror designed to give more teams the appearance they’ve got a shot at a playoff spot, you should. The league has, to the credit of its business acumen, recognized m…Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Jan 28 (yesterday)NEWARK, N.J. - Jacob Josefson and Patrik Elias scored in the shootout and the New Jersey Devils rallied late to beat Toronto 2-1 on Wednesday night, extending the Maple Leafs' losing streak to a season-high seven games. Cory Schneider made 29...Upvote Share TweetIn recent days there’s been some buzz claiming the Dallas Stars could be interested in Toronto Maple Leafs defensemen Dion Phaneuf or Cody Franson. The basis for this was a report on the Stars needs by Mike Heika of the Dallas Morning News. Heika, howev…Upvote Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: What to watch as trade deadline draws nearthehockeynews.com Jan 26 (4 days ago)With the 2015 NHL All-Star Game now history and teams returning to action on Tuesday, the focus shifts toward the approaching NHL trade deadline on March 2. It’s expected trade activity will increase over the next five weeks as more clubs fall out of pl…Upvote Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Jan 24 (6 days ago)COLUMBUS – The Toronto Maple Leafs will celebrate their 100th anniversary in 2017 with the All-Star Game and an outdoor game, a source with close ties to NHL ownership told thn.com. And it looks as though the Winter Classic for 2016 will be held in Bost…Upvote Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Maple Leafs, Kings, Sabres, Oilers, and Senators all prepared to make moves following breakthehockeynews.com Jan 24 (6 days ago)Talk of the the Toronto Maple Leafs and Los Angeles Kings swapping toxic contracts by exchanging defenseman Dion Phaneuf and Mike Richards persists in the rumor mill. Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman believes it could make sense for both clubs. He thinks t…Upvote Share Tweet
Five players you can expect to be dealt after the All-Star breakthehockeynews.com Jan 23In the salary cap era, trades before the All-Star break are becoming increasingly rare. But once the All-Star festivities come to an end and teams get back to business, the trade winds really start picking up. There are several players that have been he…Upvote Share Tweet
Fellow Swede Loov helping Leafs pick Nylander adjust to North American lifeNHL.com Jan 22TORONTO - It may take time for the Toronto Maple Leafs prospect William Nylander to get used to North America's physical style of hockey. It's a different story off the ice, where Nylander's roommate is making sure he enjoys some of the comfo...Upvote Share Tweet
Cherry won't kick Leafs while they're down, calls jersey-throwers 'jerks'NHL.com Jan 22ST. CATHARINES, Ont. - Don Cherry doesn't want to pile on the Toronto Maple Leafs, but the popular television personality called fans who throw jerseys onto the ice "jerks" and "creeps." Cherry,who coached at the junior, minor-league and NHL le...Upvote Share Tweet
Karlsson scores twice as Senators hand reeling Leafs their sixth straight lossNHL.com Jan 21OTTAWA - Erik Karlsson scored twice to lead the Ottawa Senators to a 4-3 win over the struggling Toronto Maple Leafs Wednesday night. Mike Hoffman and Mika Zibanejad also scored for the Senators (19-18-9) while Craig Anderson stopped 37 sho...Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Jan 21Here are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. • You can’t deflate hockey pucks via Adirondack Flames [Twitter] • Why are the M…Upvote Share Tweet
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