Maple Leafs: After Another Tough Exit, What Comes Next?

The 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs are rolling on, but the Toronto Maple Leafs aren’t playing which means much of the talk in hockey is about why the Toronto Maple Leafs aren’t playing. If you’ve been anywhere near the various media outlets over the last few days, you know much toner has been leaked in post-mortems,Continue reading “Maple Leafs: After Another Tough Exit, What Comes Next?”

Stanley Cup Playoffs Qualifying Round Preview: Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Columbus Blue Jackets

Hockey is back on tap and in a big way, which means there’s a lot to cover in a relatively short period of time. It’s time to get on with the show and sum up the Stanley Cup Playoffs Qualifying Round matchups. Up next, the Toronto Maple Leafs and Columbus Blue Jackets. These two squadsContinue reading “Stanley Cup Playoffs Qualifying Round Preview: Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Columbus Blue Jackets”

Maple Leafs: Critical Win Against Tampa Should Build Momentum

The Toronto Maple Leafs got the job done Tuesday, pulling off a 2-1 win against the Tampa Bay Lightning. The victory was critical because it came on the heels of what was, by all accounts, a calamitous trip through California. With the W, Toronto moved three points ahead of Florida for the third and finalContinue reading “Maple Leafs: Critical Win Against Tampa Should Build Momentum”

Maple Leafs: Toronto Comes Up Short Against Stars

The gifted Toronto Maple Leafs ran into the well-defined Dallas Stars on Thursday and lost by a final score of 3-2. It’s been the story of late, with Toronto 2-3-1 in their last six games. The good news was that the Maple Leafs saw goalie Frederik Andersen return to the crease after missing four games.Continue reading “Maple Leafs: Toronto Comes Up Short Against Stars”

Flames: Calgary Mounts Impressive Comeback to Topple Toronto

The Calgary Flames and Toronto Maple Leafs met Thursday night in Cowtown, each team boasting new coaches and new narratives this December. When the dust cleared at the Scotiabank Saddledome, the Flames stood tall with the 4-2 victory and the Maple Leafs were left holding the proverbial bag. The game was vital as a sortContinue reading “Flames: Calgary Mounts Impressive Comeback to Topple Toronto”