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Maple Leafs News & Rumors: Galchenyuk, Andersen, Cogliano & More

In this edition of Toronto Maple Leafs News & Rumors, I’ll comment on the possibility of Alex Galchenyuk re-signing with the Maple Leafs. I’ll also discuss Frederick Andersen’s plight about…
Tags: Column, Sport, Hockey, Maple Leafs, Toronto Maple Leafs, Andrew Cogliano, Frederik Andersen, Alex Galchenyuk, Kyle Dubas, Maple Leafs News, Frederick Andersen, Toronto Maple Leafs News Rumors, News & Rumors, Galchenyuk Andersen Cogliano


Maple Leafs’ Top 10 Prospects Heading Into the 2021-22 Season

The 2021 NHL Draft was relatively uneventful for the Toronto Maple Leafs who didn’t make any trades and only drafted three players, the fewest since 1968 when they drafted one.…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, NHL, Maple Leafs, Toronto Maple Leafs, Nick Robertson, Top 10 Lists, Maple Leafs Prospects, Timothy Liljegren, Rodion Amirov, Topi Niemela


Maple Leafs’ GM Believes Team’s Core Will Break Through

When you hear Toronto Maple Leafs’ general manager Kyle Dubas speak about his team, two words make a regular appearance – ‘believe’ and ‘people’. For Dubas, it’s always who you…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, Maple Leafs, Toronto Maple Leafs, Kyle Dubas, Dubas, GM Believes Team


Why the Maple Leafs cannot afford to play out the 2021-22 season with an unsigned Morgan Rielly on the roster

As free agency inches closer, the Toronto Maple Leafs find themselves in a stalemate over the value of cap space with the Edmonton Oilers, who will be signing Zach Hyman on Wednesday. This is not unfamiliar territory for the Leafs, save for the fact that they might actually salvage some value in return for Hyman […] The post Why the Maple Leafs cannot afford to play out the 2021-22 season with an unsigned Morgan Rielly on the roster appeared first on Maple Leafs Hotstove.
Tags: Opinion, Sport, Analysis, Edmonton Oilers, Leafs, Maple Leafs, Toronto Maple Leafs, Morgan Rielly, Hyman, Zach Hyman


Maple Leafs News & Rumors: Hyman, Knies, Cizikas & Dubas

In this edition of Toronto Maple Leafs News & Rumors, I’ll comment on news about Zach Hyman’s move to the Edmonton Oilers. I’ll share what I’ve learned about new draftee…
Tags: Column, Sport, Hockey, Edmonton Oilers, Toronto Maple Leafs, Casey Cizikas, Zach Hyman, Dubas, Maple Leafs News, Toronto Maple Leafs News Rumors, News & Rumors, Matthew Knies, Hyman Knies Cizikas


NHL Rumors: Hurricanes, Devils, Stars, Canucks, Bruins, Maple Leafs…

In today’s NHL rumors rundown, the Carolina Hurricanes still have it as a priority to sign defenseman Dougie Hamilton, but the New Jersey Devils are making a push. Where will…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, NHL, New Jersey Devils, Dallas Stars, Boston Bruins, Toronto Maple Leafs, Vancouver Canucks, Carolina Hurricanes, Dougie Hamilton, Ryan Suter, Keith Yandle, Conor Garland, Zach Hyman, NHL Rumors, Hurricanes Devils Stars Canucks Bruins Maple Leafs


Maple Leafs Fans Need to End Their Love Affair With Zach Hyman

As fans prepare to face the reality that Zach Hyman will be in a different jersey at the start of next season, owning an objective perspective towards his departure from…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, Toronto Maple Leafs, Kyle Dubas, Zach Hyman, 2021 NHL Free Agency, Maple Leafs Fans Need


Maple Leafs Make the Most of Picks at 2021 Draft

The Toronto Maple Leafs found themselves very silent on the first day of the 2021 NHL Entry Draft. With their first round pick gone to the Columbus Blue Jackets in…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, NHL, Toronto Maple Leafs, Columbus Blue Jackets, Kyle Dubas, NHL Entry Draft, Ty Voit, 2021 NHL Draft, Matthew Knies


Kings sign Trevor Moore to 2-year contract extension

After adding six new players to their organization via trades and draft picks this weekend, the Kings kept a key supporting cast member in the fold by re-signing forward Trevor Moore to a two-year deal. Moore, 26, was a restricted free agent who was protected in Wednesday’s expansion draft. General Manager Rob Blake expressed optimism regarding a new contract Friday. On Saturday, the Kings announced they had inked Moore to a deal that will pay the forward $3.75 million over the next two seasons,...
Tags: Sports, Toronto, Sport, Soccer, Kings, NHL, Los-angeles-kings, Toronto Maple Leafs, Moore, University of Denver, Mclellan, Todd McLellan, San Fernando Valley, Rob Blake, Kyle Clifford, Jack Campbell


Toronto Maple Leafs select Vyacheslav Peksa with the 185th overall selection in the 2021 NHL Draft

With the 185th overall selection in the 2021 NHL Draft, the Toronto Maple Leafs have selected goaltender Vyacheslav Peksa of Irbis Kazan in the Russian junior league. The 6’2, 165-pound netminder was one of the youngest prospects eligible for the 2020 draft but was passed over in last October’s 216 selections. This past season, he […] The post Toronto Maple Leafs select Vyacheslav Peksa with the 185th overall selection in the 2021 NHL Draft appeared first on Maple Leafs Hotstove.
Tags: Sport, NHL, Toronto Maple Leafs, Leafs Prospects, Irbis Kazan, NHL Draft the Toronto Maple Leafs, Vyacheslav Peksa


Toronto Maple Leafs select Ty Voit with the 153rd overall selection in the 2021 NHL Draft

With the 153rd overall selection in the 2021 NHL Draft, the Toronto Maple Leafs have selected 5’9, 161-pound right winger Ty Voit of the Sarnia Sting. Voit was not able to participate in OHL games this season with the cancelation of the season due to the Covid situation in the province of Ontario. In his […] The post Toronto Maple Leafs select Ty Voit with the 153rd overall selection in the 2021 NHL Draft appeared first on Maple Leafs Hotstove.
Tags: Sport, NHL, Ontario, Toronto Maple Leafs, OHL, Leafs Prospects, Ty Voit, NHL Draft the Toronto Maple Leafs, Sarnia Sting Voit


Toronto Maple Leafs select Matthew Knies with the 57th overall selection in the 2021 NHL Draft

With the 57th overall selection in the 2021 NHL Draft, the Toronto Maple Leafs have selected 6’3, 210-pound left winger Matthew Knies of the USHL’s Tri-City Storm. The tallest Leaf skater selection since 2017 (when the Leafs picked towering defensemen Eemeli Rasanen and Fedor Gordeev) and tallest forward selection since Egor Korshkov in 2016, Knies […] The post Toronto Maple Leafs select Matthew Knies with the 57th overall selection in the 2021 NHL Draft appeared first on Maple Leafs Hotstove.
Tags: Sport, NHL, Leafs, Toronto Maple Leafs, USHL, Knies, Leafs Prospects, Eemeli Rasanen, Fedor Gordeev, NHL Draft the Toronto Maple Leafs, Egor Korshkov, Matthew Knies


NHL Rumors: Oilers, Maple Leafs, Flyers, Blue Jackets, Panthers, Canadiens

In today’s NHL rumors rundown, it appears as though the Edmonton Oilers and Toronto Maple Leafs will not be striking a deal prior to NHL free agency opening up. Meanwhile,…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, NHL, Florida Panthers, Montreal Canadiens, Edmonton Oilers, Philadelphia Flyers, Toronto Maple Leafs, Buffalo Sabres, Columbus Blue Jackets, Jakub Voracek, Sam Reinhart, Marc Bergevin, Cam Atkinson, Zach Hyman, NHL Rumors


Despite Bogosian’s Strong Play, It’s Time for Maple Leafs to Move On

The last time we’ve heard anything about Zach Bogosian was the vague tweet from Terry Koshan from the Toronto Sun ten days ago that he’d had contract discussions with the…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, Toronto Maple Leafs, Zach Bogosian, Toronto Sun, Bogosian, Terry Koshan, Time for Maple Leafs


Maple Leafs’ News & Rumors: Dubas, Tavares & Hyman’s Departure

In this edition of Toronto Maple Leafs News & Rumors, I’ll look at news that general manager Kyle Dubas generated after the Seattle Kraken expansion draft was completed. I’ll also…
Tags: Column, Sport, Hockey, Maple Leafs, Toronto Maple Leafs, John Tavares, Kyle Dubas, Hyman, Zach Hyman, Joey Anderson, Seattle Kraken, Toronto Maple Leafs News Rumors, News & Rumors, Dubas Tavares


NHL Rumors: Oilers, Red Wings, Canadiens, Blackhawks, Canucks, More

In today’s NHL rumors rundown, while Ken Holland wouldn’t say much, a deal between the Edmonton Oilers and Zach Hyman seems imminent. Will it be an eight-year deal or a…
Tags: Sport, Detroit Red Wings, Hockey, NHL, Chicago Blackhawks, Montreal Canadiens, Edmonton Oilers, Toronto Maple Leafs, Buffalo Sabres, Vancouver Canucks, Dougie Hamilton, Eric Staal, Seth Jones, Ken Holland, Rasmus Ristolainen, David Savard


Maple Leafs’ Expansion Draft Decisions Show Dubas’ Faith in Holl

What do you get when you take a broken fanbase and combine it with a trade? The answer is over 72 hours of absolute mayhem on social media. I’m describing…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, Maple Leafs, Toronto Maple Leafs, Justin Holl, Dubas, Holl, NHL Expansion, Seattle Expansion Draft


Ducks 2021-22 schedule: 8 games to watch

The Ducks said good riddance Thursday to the West Division, the one-season-only, pandemic-necessary, eight-team division of 2020-21, and welcomed the return of the Pacific Division and the expansion Seattle Kraken. The NHL returned to its traditional divisional alignment, and with a familiar 82-game schedule. Left to be determined is whether the league will send its players to the Beijing Olympics. The schedule-maker left a three-week break for the Games. The Ducks will face five of the seven Pa...
Tags: Minnesota, Sports, Sport, Beijing, Soccer, Gm, Kings, Nba, Lightning, Dallas, Jets, Las Vegas, NHL, Seattle, Ducks, Edmonton


Maple Leafs’ 2021-22 schedule released: Returning to the Atlantic Division for an 82-game regular season

Returning to the Atlantic Division for a regularly scheduled 82-game season, the Toronto Maple Leafs’ 2021-22 schedule has officially been released. The Leafs’ Atlantic Division season-series matchups break down like so, starting with a season opener at home — on the second night of the NHL season — against the Montreal Canadiens on October 13: […] The post Maple Leafs’ 2021-22 schedule released: Returning to the Atlantic Division for an 82-game regular season appeared first on Maple Leafs Hotst...
Tags: Sport, NHL, Montreal Canadiens, Leafs, Maple Leafs, Toronto Maple Leafs, Atlantic Division, Leafs News


Maple Leafs News & Rumors: Dubas’ Hot Seat & Losing McCann and Hyman

In this edition of Toronto Maple Leafs News & Rumors, I’ll try to catch fans up to where the team sits after yesterday’s Seattle Kraken expansion draft. In addition, there…
Tags: Column, Sport, Hockey, Toronto Maple Leafs, McCann, Jared McCann, Kyle Dubas, Hyman, Zach Hyman, Dubas, Maple Leafs News, Seattle Kraken, Toronto Maple Leafs News Rumors, News & Rumors


NHL Rumors: Oilers, Maple Leafs, Kraken, Blue Jackets, More

In today’s NHL rumors rundown, there is news that the Edmonton Oilers have met with Zach Hyman and could be close on the terms of a new contract. How might…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, NHL, Edmonton Oilers, Toronto Maple Leafs, Patrik Laine, Columbus Blue Jackets, Tyson Barrie, Yanni Gourde, Zach Hyman, NHL Rumors, Seattle Kraken


Five Predictions for the Maple Leafs Upcoming Offseason

The cone of silence from NHL general mangers as the Seattle Kraken Expansion Draft was looming has made for a load of speculation and rumors, some even crazier than normal.…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, NHL, Mike Smith, Toronto Maple Leafs, Frederik Andersen, Kyle Dubas, Zach Hyman, Maple Leafs Transactions, Seattle Kraken Expansion Draft


NHL Rumors: Oilers, Flames, Maple Leafs, Canadiens, Bruins, Kraken…

The news is coming in fast and furious on Wednesday as names are being announced as having either signed with the Seattle Kraken or are the selections from the NHL’s…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, NHL, Calgary Flames, New York Islanders, Mike Smith, Boston Bruins, Montreal Canadiens, Edmonton Oilers, Toronto Maple Leafs, Pittsburgh Penguins, Taylor Hall, Jared McCann, Carey Price, Adam Larsson, Brandon Tanev


Penguins Have Free Agent Options to Replace Jared McCann

The Pittsburgh Penguins made a tough decision last weekend as the team traded forward Jared McCann to the Toronto Maple Leafs for one-time Penguins prospect Filip Hallander and a 2023…
Tags: Sport, Penguins, Hockey, Free Agents, Toronto Maple Leafs, Pittsburgh Penguins, Jared McCann, Mikael Granlund, Brandon Saad, Mattias Janmark, Filip Hallander, 2021 NHL Free Agency


Can you really win riding three forwards? Why the Toronto Maple Leafs need to adjust their ice-time allocation

In the 2018-19 playoffs, the Toronto Maple Leafs were eliminated, yet again, by the Boston Bruins in a seven-game series. Despite Auston Matthews playing over 20 minutes in four of those seven games, his ice time really came into question after logging 18:48 in Game 7, which was third on the team behind John Tavares […] The post Can you really win riding three forwards? Why the Toronto Maple Leafs need to adjust their ice-time allocation appeared first on Maple Leafs Hotstove.
Tags: Sport, Analysis, Boston Bruins, Auston Matthews, Toronto Maple Leafs, John Tavares


Can you really win riding three forwards so heavily? Why the Toronto Maple Leafs need to adjust their ice-time allocation

In the 2018-19 playoffs, the Toronto Maple Leafs were eliminated, yet again, by the Boston Bruins in a seven-game series. Despite Auston Matthews playing over 20 minutes in four of those seven games, his ice time really came into question after logging 18:48 in Game 7, which was third on the team behind John Tavares […] The post Can you really win riding three forwards so heavily? Why the Toronto Maple Leafs need to adjust their ice-time allocation appeared first on Maple Leafs Hotstove.
Tags: Sport, Analysis, Boston Bruins, Auston Matthews, Toronto Maple Leafs, John Tavares


3 Reasons the Kraken Will Take McCann From the Maple Leafs

Neither general manager of the Toronto Maple Leafs Kyle Dubas nor the Seattle Kraken’s general manager Ron Francis works in a vacuum. It would be naive to think these two…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, Maple Leafs, Toronto Maple Leafs, Ron Francis, McCann, Jared McCann, Kyle Dubas, Maple Leafs Transactions, Alex Kerfoot, Seattle Kraken


Penguins and Maple Leafs Could Make Another Trade This Offseason

We recently saw the Pittsburgh Penguins and Toronto Maple Leafs strike a deal that sent Jared McCann away in exchange for prospect Filip Hallander and a 2023 seventh-round draft selection.…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, Maple Leafs, Toronto Maple Leafs, Pittsburgh Penguins, Jared McCann, Morgan Rielly, Travis Dermott, Zach Hyman, Alex Kerfoot


Maple Leafs Should Make Side Deal With Kraken to Protect Forwards

The Toronto Maple Leafs submitted their protection list ahead of the Seattle Kraken expansion draft, and it was interesting, to say the least. The team decided to protect eight skaters and one…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, Toronto Maple Leafs, Jared McCann, Travis Dermott, NHL Expansion, Alex Kerfoot, Seattle Kraken, Seattle Expansion Draft


Maple Leafs News & Rumors: Carbery, Why Expose McCann & Kerfoot?

In this edition of Toronto Maple Leafs’ News & Rumors, I talk about why the organization chose to protect eight skaters and a goalie rather than seven forwards, three defensemen,…
Tags: Column, Sport, Hockey, Toronto Maple Leafs, McCann, Jared McCann, Justin Holl, Spencer Carbery, Maple Leafs News, Alex Kerfoot, Kerfoot, News & Rumors