Maple Leafs: Rielly Out At Least Eight Weeks

The Toronto Maple Leafs will be without defenceman Morgan Rielly for a minimum of eight weeks, the team announced Monday. The blueliner suffered the injury Sunday as his team faced off against the Florida Panthers. Rielly was blocking an Aleksander Barkov shot when the injury occurred. He had a CT scan Monday afternoon and wasContinue reading “Maple Leafs: Rielly Out At Least Eight Weeks”

2019-2020 Season Preview: Toronto Maple Leafs

It was another hot summer for the Toronto Maple Leafs, the team that never ceases to make headlines. Whether it was the overdue Mitch Marner contract, which will be contested ad infinitum, or the alleged pants-dropping actions of Auston Matthews and the story still unfolding out of Arizona, the Six is certainly in the news.Continue reading “2019-2020 Season Preview: Toronto Maple Leafs”

Playoff Preview: Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Boston Bruins

To the surprise of no one, the Toronto Maple Leafs will meet the Boston Bruins in the first round of the playoffs. This marks the second straight year Toronto has met Boston in the first round, plus the third time since 2013. The Maple Leafs lost in seven games to the Bruins twice (2013 andContinue reading “Playoff Preview: Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Boston Bruins”

Maple Leafs: Toronto Punches Playoff Ticket, Will Face Bruins in Round One

The Toronto Maple Leafs got a measure of revenge over the New York Islanders at the Nassau Coliseum Monday night and subsequently punched their ticket to the NHL playoffs. John Tavares scored a goal against his former team, but the bigger story was that the club made it into the playoffs for the third straightContinue reading “Maple Leafs: Toronto Punches Playoff Ticket, Will Face Bruins in Round One”

Kings: Your Yearly Reminder That It’s Time for LA to Re-Tool

The Los Angeles Kings are out of playoff contention, of course. It was Monday’s loss to the Winnipeg Jets that sealed the deal, with the Kings’ 1-6-0 record over their last seven games hardly indicative of a playoff-ready club. So, what happened? Los Angeles has, after all, missed the playoffs in three of their lastContinue reading “Kings: Your Yearly Reminder That It’s Time for LA to Re-Tool”