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Lack of goals during losing streak continues to bewilder reelin…

Lack of goals during losing streak continues to bewilder reeling Leafs

NHL.com Updated 3 hours ago
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...
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  • Oliver Ekman-Larsson Scores Distant Shorthanded Goal On Hapless…

    Oliver Ekman-Larsson Scores Distant Shorthanded Goal On Hapless Leafs

    deadspin.com 3 hours ago
    Arizona 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…
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  • Coyotes score soft goals on Bernier as Maple Leafs lose eighth …

    Coyotes score soft goals on Bernier as Maple Leafs lose eighth straight

    TORONTO - 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...
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  • ECHL team trolls Maple Leafs, will host “Toss Your Jersey” nigh…

    ECHL team trolls Maple Leafs, will host “Toss Your Jersey” night

    thehockeynews.com 22 hours ago
    One 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…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Maple Leafs, Kings, and Hurricanes buzz

    Rumor Roundup: Maple Leafs, Kings, and Hurricanes buzz

    thehockeynews.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…
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  • Separation between East’s have & have-not teams will make N…

    Separation between East’s have & have-not teams will make NHL trade deadline unique

    thehockeynews.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…
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  • Devils send Maple Leafs to 7th straight loss, top Toronto 2-1 i…

    Devils send Maple Leafs to 7th straight loss, top Toronto 2-1 in shootout

    NHL.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...
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  • Rumor Roundup: Stars eyeing pair of Maple Leafs defensemen

    Rumor Roundup: Stars eyeing pair of Maple Leafs defensemen

    thehockeynews.com ESPN.com Jan 27 (3 days ago)
    In 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…
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  • Rumor Roundup: What to watch as trade deadline draws near

    Rumor Roundup: What to watch as trade deadline draws near

    thehockeynews.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…
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  • Toronto to get All-Star Game and outdoor game in 2017: Source

    Toronto to get All-Star Game and outdoor game in 2017: Source

    thehockeynews.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…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Maple Leafs, Kings, Sabres, Oilers, and Senators…

    Rumor Roundup: Maple Leafs, Kings, Sabres, Oilers, and Senators all prepared to make moves following break

    thehockeynews.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…
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  • Five players you can expect to be dealt after the All-Star brea…

    Five players you can expect to be dealt after the All-Star break

    In 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…
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  • Fellow Swede Loov helping Leafs pick Nylander adjust to North A…

    Fellow Swede Loov helping Leafs pick Nylander adjust to North American life

    NHL.com Jan 22
    TORONTO - 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...
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  • Cherry won't kick Leafs while they're down, calls jersey-throwe…

    Cherry won't kick Leafs while they're down, calls jersey-throwers 'jerks'

    NHL.com Jan 22
    ST. 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...
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  • Karlsson scores twice as Senators hand reeling Leafs their sixt…

    Karlsson scores twice as Senators hand reeling Leafs their sixth straight loss

    NHL.com Jan 21
    OTTAWA - 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...
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  • Cause of Toronto's woes; Jack Capuano deserves more credit (Puc…

    Cause of Toronto's woes; Jack Capuano deserves more credit (Puck Headlines)

    yahoo.com Jan 21
    Here 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…
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  • Video - Hurricanes Blow By Maple Leafs 00:58

    Hurricanes Blow By Maple Leafs

    Jan 19
    Eric Staal scored twice in the Hurricanes' 4-1 win over the Maple Leafs.
  • Video - Big First Period Lifts Sharks past Maple Leafs 00:45

    Big First Period Lifts Sharks past Maple Leafs

    Jan 15
    The Sharks scored two goals in the first period and went on to beat the Maple Leafs 3-1.
  • Video - Elevated Plays Of The Week 02:14

    Elevated Plays Of The Week

    Jan 15
    Check out some top saves, hits and goals from this week in the NHL.
  • Video - Perry Leads Ducks Past Maple Leafs 01:08

    Perry Leads Ducks Past Maple Leafs

    Jan 14
    Corey Perry's hat trick helped the Ducks beat the Maple Leafs 4-0.

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