Want to see Leafs winger Joffrey Lupul sweat? Have we got video for you
thehockeynews.com Updated Nov 27 (yesterday)
Joffrey Lupul is one of the NHL’s more articulate players, but his tongue was fully tied Thursday by a question the Maple Leafs left winger didn’t expect. Lupul was at Toronto’s Hospital For Sick Children for the team’s annual visit when he was asked ab…Upvote Share Tweet
NHL.com 13 hours agoThe Toronto Maple Leafs announced on Friday that forward Brandon Kozun has been loaned to the Toronto Marlies of the American Hockey League for conditioning purposes. Kozun, 24, has skated in five regular season games with the Maple Leafs this...Upvote Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Blueliners plentiful in upcoming UFA cropthehockeynews.com Nov 27 (yesterday)ESPN.com’s Craig Custance recently listed his top-20 NHL unrestricted free agents for 2015. What’s notable about Custance’s list, apart from the lack of genuine superstar talent in next summer’s UFA market, is that it’s dominated by defensemen. The nota…Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Nov 27 (2 days ago)PITTSBURGH, Pa. - Blake Comeau spent his first two months in Pittsburgh getting shuffled from line to line as first-year coach Mike Johnston searched for the right fit. Consider Comeau at home playing alongside Evgeni Malkin. The well-trav...Upvote Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Nov 26 (3 days ago)Before Tuesday’s game in Vancouver, the Canucks paid tribute to late coach, president and GM Pat Quinn. Quinn, who spent two seasons in Vancouver as a player and another decade as president, coach, and GM, died on Sunday night at age 71. Already an indu…Upvote Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Nov 25 (4 days ago)My, what a difference one year and a massive TV contract can make. In 2013, when American business magazine Forbes released their NHL franchise valuations, only one team was said to be a billion dollar organization: the Toronto Maple Leafs ($1.15 billio…Upvote Share Tweet
NHL will be less safe if figthing disappears say hockey insiders: THN surveythehockeynews.com Nov 25 (4 days ago)I attended a game recently between the Detroit Red Wings and Toronto Maple Leafs that was about a 6.9 on the entertainment/intensity scale. It wasn’t a snorefest, but it wasn’t the most riveting contest I’d ever witnessed and the typically reserved Air …Upvote Share TweetSomewhat lost with the death of Pat Quinn yesterday was the passing of Murray Oliver, who died Sunday, Nov. 23 at age 77. Oliver suffered a fatal heart attack in Edina, Minn., where he resided. In a career that spanned 17 NHL seasons, Oliver suited up f…Upvote Share Tweet
Remembering Pat Quinn: watch him break down his (in)famous hit on Bobby Orrthehockeynews.com Nov 24 (4 days ago)The passing of NHL great Pat Quinn Sunday night has brought back into focus his famous on-ice run-in with Boston Bruins icon Bobby Orr. And in this interview Quinn gave, he describes his view on the “cleanliness” of the incident – which saw the then-Map…Upvote Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Nov 24 (5 days ago)When I think of Pat Quinn, I harken back to the dark days of February, 1999. Quinn was just months into his tenure as coach of the Toronto Maple Leafs and I was equally green as the Maple Leafs beat reporter with The Toronto Star covering him. I had fou…Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Nov 24 (5 days ago)TORONTO - The Toronto Maple Leafs recalled defenceman Korbinian Holzer and left-winger David Booth from their American Hockey League affiliate on Monday. Holzer has two assists and 10 penalty minutes in nine regular-season games with the Toro...Upvote Share Tweet
An NHL player’s guide to not looking like an idiot on the internetthehockeynews.com Nov 23 (5 days ago)Being an NHL player has its rewards, but also its dangers. And I’m not just talking about on-ice pitfalls. I refer to social media – which, as this issue’s editor-in-chief has shown, can be a wonderful place but can also create a massive public relation…Upvote Share Tweet
Peter Holland earning Carlyle’s confidence with defensive play and offensive upsidethehockeynews.com Nov 23 (5 days ago)By Craig Hagerman Peter Holland scored his fifth goal of the season Saturday night in the Maple Leafs 4-1 win over the Red Wings, and it was a beauty. Holland was able to fight off Gustav Nyquist after stripping the winger of the puck and roofing a perf…Upvote Share TweetWe can put this to rest now, I think. Four days after a brutal loss that had many predicting impending meltdown, and two days after Saluteghazi , the Maple Leafs beat the Red Wings 4-1, and, yes, raised their sticks to the fans. Read more...Upvote Share Tweet
Leafs' Roman Polak leaves Saturday's game against Detroit with lower-body injuryNHL.com Nov 22 (6 days ago)TORONTO - Toronto Maple Leafs defenceman Roman Polak left Saturday's game against the Detroit Red Wings after suffering a lower-body injury and will not return. The 28-year-old blue liner delivered a hit on Detroit's Tomas Tatar in the corner...Upvote Share Tweet
Miracle on Manchester to a silent Maple Leaf Square, the five greatest NHL comebacksthehockeynews.com Nov 22 (6 days ago)In the Swedish third league on Wednesday, one of the most incredible comebacks in hockey history happened. Down 3-0 in the third period, IFK Arboga scored with just under 12 minutes left in the third period. Then they scored again 20 seconds later. And …Upvote Share Tweet
Tie Domi talks charity work, forthcoming book, and his son, Maxthehockeynews.com Nov 22 (7 days ago)By Craig Hagerman Tie Domi was back at it, dropping the gloves Thursday night – the virtual gloves, that is. The former Toronto Maple Leaf and fan favourite was on hand at Toronto’s Eaton Centre for the grand opening of the new Microsoft Store where luc…Upvote Share Tweet
Former NHL Player, Coach Pat Quinn Dies At 71Nov 24Scott Burnside looks back at the career of Pat Quinn and discusses his impact on hockey.
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