Worth the Wait: Maple Leafs Top Standings

Don’t look now, but the Toronto Maple Leafs are sitting atop the NHL standings. First overall. They’re 6-1-0, with a league-leading 34 goals scored. They have 22 goals against, which illustrates just how well offence is carrying the day for the club. Auston Matthews is at the top of the leaderboard with 10 points inContinue reading “Worth the Wait: Maple Leafs Top Standings”

2017-2018 Season Preview: Toronto Maple Leafs

Things have been looking up for the Toronto Maple Leafs and that could mean big things are in store for 2017-2018. Last season, the club went 40-27-15 and made it to the post-season for the first time in four seasons. They’re ready to take the next step. “Part of the excitement for our fans isContinue reading “2017-2018 Season Preview: Toronto Maple Leafs”

2017 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview: Washington Capitals vs. Toronto Maple Leafs

It’s hard not to be excited about the upstart Toronto Maple Leafs, who find themselves in the post-season for the first time since 2012-2013 and just the second time since 2003-2004. But they drew the Washington Capitals in the first round, who finished the regular season with a Presidents’ Trophy-winning 55-19-8 record. Toronto, conversely, finishedContinue reading “2017 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview: Washington Capitals vs. Toronto Maple Leafs”

Toronto in the Market for a Top Four Defenceman

With another weekend of hockey action in the books, the Toronto Maple Leafs find themselves in a fight once again. They’re currently 25-18-11 in the Atlantic Division, which puts them nine points behind the division-leading Montreal Canadiens and just seven puts ahead of the last place Detroit Red Wings. As you can imagine, things areContinue reading “Toronto in the Market for a Top Four Defenceman”

Auston Matthews Scores Four Goals in Debut

If you have Auston Matthews in your hockey pool, you’re probably a pretty happy camper right now. The Toronto Maple Leafs forward had four goals in his debut on Wednesday night as his team faced off against the Ottawa Senators. And while the Senators picked up the overtime win thanks to Kyle Turris’ second goalContinue reading “Auston Matthews Scores Four Goals in Debut”