Leafs Trade for Holland & Staubitz

Maple Leafs Trade

The Leafs have sent defenseman Jesse Blacker and two 2014 picks to the Ducks for Peter Holland and Brad Staubitz.  Holland, a centre, is expected to play for the Leafs tonight vs Buffalo.

Leafs Lose to Sabres

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Leafs fell 3-1 in Buffalo, their third straight loss as Sabres coach Ted Nolan made his return to the bench after 17 years. The same two teams meet again at Air Canada Centre tonight.

Liles Demoted, Smith Promoted

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The Leafs have returned defenceman John-Michael Liles to the Marlies and recalled centre Trevor Smith.  Toronto faces Buffalo tonight at First Niagara Center.  

Kadri to Sit For Three Games

Nazem Kadri Suspension

Leafs forward Nazem Kadri had his hearing with the NHL today.  He’s been slapped with a three game suspension, as reported by Darren Dreger. He was tossed from Wednesday’s 2-1 Toronto loss in Minnesota. In the first period, Kadri knocked

Kadri hearing scheduled for 1pm Thursday

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Although it was a check to the head of Mikael Granlund that got Leafs forward Nazem Kadri ejected from Wednesday’s 2-1 Toronto loss in Minnesota, an earlier, now infamous, play is the subject of a disciplinary review that will take

Lest we forget – Remembrance Day 2013

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On the eleventh day of the eleventh month, TMLfans.ca remembers all our soldiers who served for our country, many of whom paid the ultimate sacrifice. Wear a poppy with pride, today!

No shortage of Stanley Cups in 2013 Hockey Hall of Fame class

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Countless athletes retire as among the greatest to have ever played in their sport despite never having won a championship. But the three NHL players whose careers will be immortalized during Monday’s Hockey Hall of Fame inductions – Scott Niedermayer,

Leafs Snag Win in Shootout

Maple Leafs Win

Phil Kessel’s highlight reel end-to-end goal helped the Leafs to a 2-1 shootout win over New Jersey in Friday night’s Hockey Hall of Fame game at Air Canada Centre. JVR had the shootout winner.

Couch’s Corner: Remembrance Day, Steen & More

Maple Leafs Remembrance Day

Game Day vs Devils New Jersey comes to town tonight.  They’ve got 12 pts where the Leafs have 20.  They have a 2-6-2 record on the road.  We’ve got a great game day discussion including a full preview of both

Jerred Smithson Signed By Leafs

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The Leafs have signed forward Jerred Smithson to a contract for the remainder of the 2013-14 NHL season. They also announced that forward Trevor Smith has been assigned to the Toronto Marlies of the American Hockey League. Smithson, 34, has

Hanging With Sick Kids

Maple Leafs at Sick Kids

Today was the annual day that the Leafs stop in at the Toronto Sick Kids hospital.  It’s a great thing seeing those kids eyes light up as some of their heroes shuffle in. Here’s a short video of it happening!

Lineup Shuffles

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Yesterday at practice, the focus was on finding a centre.  Here’s what it looked like: van Riemsdyk centers Kessel and Lupul. Kadri is between Raymond and Clarkson. McClement is between Bodie and Kulemin. The most eyes will be on van