Blue Jackets: Dubois Bounces Back, Scores Hat Trick as Columbus Takes Lead

When Columbus Blue Jackets head coach John Tortorella appeared to tear a strip off Pierre-Luc Dubois during Game Two of their series against the Toronto Maple Leafs, the motivational aftermath was not yet known. But when Dubois scored a hat trick in Game Three and gave his club a 2-1 series lead thanks to aContinue reading “Blue Jackets: Dubois Bounces Back, Scores Hat Trick as Columbus Takes Lead”

Maple Leafs: Muzzin’s Out for Remainder of Columbus Series, Marincin’s In

So, we know that the Toronto Maple Leafs will be without defenceman Jake Muzzin for the remainder of their series against the Columbus Blue Jackets, but what happens next? Muzzin collided with Oliver Bjorkstrand in Game Two of his team’s series against the Blue Jackets. On Wednesday, the organization announced he was discharged from hospitalContinue reading “Maple Leafs: Muzzin’s Out for Remainder of Columbus Series, Marincin’s In”

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: Toronto Sets Up Unique Scrimmage at Training Camp

The world is returning to some semblance of normal, which means we can start talking about hockey in non-vague terms and you can start enjoying the most thrilling, captivating game of all: Spot the Typo. So now, we’re talking training camps. Specifically, the training camp of the Toronto Maple Leafs. The Maple Leafs took toContinue reading “Maple Leafs: Toronto Sets Up Unique Scrimmage at Training Camp”

Maple Leafs: Toronto Signs Alexander Barabanov

The Toronto Maple Leafs have signed forward Alexander Barabanov to a one-year deal on an entry-level contract, the team announced Tuesday. The 25-year-old was a KHL star, skating for SKA St. Petersburg before venturing over to the National Hockey League. In 43 games this season, he managed 20 points – including 11 goals. In theContinue reading “Maple Leafs: Toronto Signs Alexander Barabanov”