Maple Leafs: Hutchinson Shines as Toronto Earns Another Win

The Toronto Maple Leafs did it again, pulling off a win on Saturday that stretched their point streak to 10 games. The Maple Leafs knocked off the New York Islanders by a final score of 3-0, with backup goalie Michael Hutchinson snagging the shutout. We talked just a little while ago about the necessity ofContinue reading “Maple Leafs: Hutchinson Shines as Toronto Earns Another Win”

Maple Leafs: Vegas Deals Toronto Sixth Straight Loss

The Toronto Maple Leafs continued their death spiral Tuesday, with a 4-2 loss to the Vegas Golden Knights punctuating what’s been a very tough run. Toronto has lost six straight. On Tuesday, they coughed up the first goal for the 18th time in 23 games. Starting from the bottom may work for some, but thisContinue reading “Maple Leafs: Vegas Deals Toronto Sixth Straight Loss”

Maple Leafs: Marner’s Absence Felt During Sunday’s Loss to Chicago

The Toronto Maple Leafs delivered some bad news Sunday as it was revealed forward Mitch Marner will miss at least four weeks with an ankle injury. Marner sustained the injury Saturday during his team’s 3-2 shootout loss to the Philadelphia Flyers. He fell awkwardly after getting tangled up with Carsen Twarynski early in the middleContinue reading “Maple Leafs: Marner’s Absence Felt During Sunday’s Loss to Chicago”

Canadiens: Thanks to Price, Montreal Sneaks off with Weird Saturday Win

If you watched the Montreal Canadiens take on the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday, what you witnessed was honestly pretty hilarious. The game was a mess in many ways, ultimately ending with a 6-5 Montreal win after the shootout. Along the way, both teams coughed up major chances and both teams kind of humiliated themselves.Continue reading “Canadiens: Thanks to Price, Montreal Sneaks off with Weird Saturday Win”

Maple Leafs: John Tavares Named Team Captain

The Toronto Maple Leafs have named John Tavares their new team captain. By the time the new captain took the ice on Wednesday’s season opener against the Ottawa Senators, the news surprised nobody. But for a time there were theatrics about the decision, with Auston Matthews batted around as a possible captain. That did notContinue reading “Maple Leafs: John Tavares Named Team Captain”