Found December 15, 2013 on Talk Hockey:
Joffrey Lupul had a huge four point night (2G, 2A) in the Toronto Maple Leafs' 7-3 rout of the Chicago Blackhawks. The game was Lupul's first back from an injury he sustained earlier this month. Above is a GIF of a nice tip-in goal he had during the second period of the Leafs' win.The Leafs need to keep Lupul healthy if they want to have success. Related:Video: (Full Episode) HBO 24/7 Detroit Red Wings and Toronto Maple Leafs Road to the NHL Winter Classic

Lupul, Holland help Maple Leafs cruise past Blackhawks

Joffrey Lupul and Peter Holland each scored twice to help the Toronto Maple Leafs end a three-game losing streak with a 7-3 win over the Chicago Blackhawks on Saturday. Mason Raymond added four assists for the Leafs. Tied 1-1 after the first period, Toronto outscored Chicago 4-1 in the second to pull ahead for its first win in regulation time since Nov. 19, a 5-2 victory over the...

Lupul Returns for the Leafs

Joffrey Lupul from the Toronto Maple Leafs has returned to the game on Wednesday night against the Los Angeles Kings and again on Thursday night against the St Louis Blues after suffering from a groin injury. It was good news considering there has been a high list of injuries for the Leafs along with a two game suspension for Dion Phaneuf after his hit on the Bruins Defenseman Kevan...

Falling Maple Leafs are a mess

Meanwhile hockey-crazed Toronto is up in arms over the state of the Maple Leafs. That city can live with a loose cannon mayor, but a free-falling hockey team creates much anguish.Coach Randy Carlyle didn’t mince words after his team’s ninth loss in 12 games.“For our hockey club tonight, it looked like we were totally brain dead in a lot of areas,” Carlyle told reporters during...

Leafs Phaneuf not changing physical game after suspension

Just because he’s coming off the first suspension of his NHL career doesn’t mean opposing players can expect to have their head down when they skate anywhere near Leafs captain Dion Phaneuf. Not unless they want to pay the price. “I play the style that I play and I’m going to continue to play the style that I play,” Phaneuf said on Friday. “Obviously with the suspension...

David Clarkson Suspended Two Games for Hight Hit on Vladimir Sobotka (Video)

NEW YORK — Toronto Maple Leafs forward David Clarkson was suspended for two games without pay by the NHL on Saturday for an illegal check to St. Louis forward Vladimir Sobotka‘s head. Clarkson was assessed a minor penalty Thursday night in Toronto’s’ loss in St. Louis. Clarkson, a repeat offender under the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement, will forfeit $128,049...

Toronto's Clarkson to have hearing for hit on Sobotka

The Department of Player Safety might not be the Christmas spirit when it talks to Toronto's David Clarkson. The Maple Leafs forward has already been suspended this season and could be looking at another lengthy one. NHL.COM -- Toronto Maple Leafs right wing David Clarkson will have a hearing with the NHL Department of Player Safety on Saturday morning for a hit on St. Louis...

Clarkson suspended two games for illegal check

Toronto Maple Leafs forward David Clarkson has been suspended for two games, without pay, for delivering an illegal check to the head of St. Louis Blues forward Vladimir Sobotka during NHL Game No. 477 in St. Louis on Thursday, Dec. 12, the National Hockey League’s Department of Player Safety announced today. The incident occurred at 6:28 of the second period. Clarkson was assessed...

CBC reveals Maple Leafs’ rosters for Wings-Leafs Alumni Showdown games

The Detroit Red Wings have essentially listed a single group of players taking part in both Alumni Showdown games against the Toronto Maple Leafs on Tuesday, December 31st (at 1 PM and 3:30 PM, with the games airing on FSD, the CBC and the NHL Network), but the CBC snagged a split list of players taking part in games 1 and 2 from Toronto, and the following Leaf rosters were just...

Mike Augello: Suspension Shiftwork, Clarkson To Have Hearing; Leafs Vs Hawks

The Maple Leafs have faced their share of challenges this season, including injuries at a position they were already thin at and players performing well below expectations, but those hurdles have been exacerbated even further by leading the NHL in suspensions. Toronto has had five players penalized by the NHL. Phil Kessel served the final three games of the pre-season for the...

Game on Twitter: Leafs 1, Penguins 3 by   Curtis Morrison

Tonight, the Toronto Maple Leafs, coming off a 7-3 win over league-leading Chicago, take on Eastern Conference leader Pittsburgh in a game that could show if the team’s performance in Chicago should be taken seriously as a step forward, or pushed to the side as an outlier in the spreadsheets of the Twitter bloggers. Pittsburgh is an amazing 8-1-1 in [...]

Leafs show heart in victory over the Blackhawks, 7-3

On a day when Toronto got whacked by its first winter blizzard, the Air Canada Centre got whacked by the Teamsters and David Clarkson got whacked with his second suspension, expecting the Maple Leafs to halt their fish-tailing skid down the standings with the defending Stanley Cup champions in town would have been, well, whacky. Asked what was required of his team to rise to the...

HBO posts first episode of 24/7 Road to the Winter Classic: Toronto Maple Leafs v Detroit Red Wings

Via RedWingsFeed, I didn't think that HBO would do this, but they've posted the first episode of 24/7, Road to the Winter Classic: Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Detroit Red Wings on their YouTube channel:

Pittsburgh Penguins Gameday 35: Toronto Maple Leafs

Toronto Maple Leafs (17-14-3) @ Pittsburgh Penguins (23-10-1) Root Sports, NHLN-US, SNET-O, RDS- 7:00 pm/et  Consol Energy Center - Pittsburgh, PA Apparently, the Pittsburgh Penguins are going to play the Toronto Maple Leafs tonight, but we don't see very many Pittsburgh Penguins in the line-up, so we're not exactly sure what's going on here. There...

The Good, The Bad, and What Just Happened? by   Bradshaw Furlong

In what was probably their best game of the season, the Toronto Maple Leafs blew out the defending Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks by a score of 7-3 at the Air Canada Centre on Saturday night. It was Dion Phaneuf’s first game back from his suspension and John-Michael Liles drew into the lineup so Paul Ranger and Mark Fraser (finally) [...]

NHL.Network, Plans For The Winter Classic And Festival

NEW YORK / TORONTO (Dec. 16, 2013) – NHL Network, and NHL Social’s programming plans for the 2014 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic® between the Detroit Red Wings and Toronto Maple Leafs on Jan. 1 will include special content provided by hockey fans. Continue reading "NHL.Network, Plans For The Winter Classic And Festival"
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