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The Maple Leafs never seemed to be able to get going and were uncharacteristically bad defensively in a 3-1 loss to the Carolina Hurricanes on Thursday.
Both teams were sluggish to start the game, but from the beginning of the second period to the final horn, the hometown Canes were in control, outshooting the injury depleted Toronto squad 25-15 in the final 40 minutes.
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The Toronto Sun's Steve Simmons believes that the Toronto Maple Leafs need to retire Dave Keon's #14 while Maple Leafs legend is still around, but as Simmons notes in his Sunday column, Keon's status as estranged from the Leafs' former and current ownership regimes complicates the situation significantly:
The name is missing from the rafters. You look up at the...
Ok, let me justify that headline a little before people get all over me. He isn’t completely terrible as in he shouldn’t be in the league terrible. He’s just a terrible first line center, and probably not a very good second or third line center either (at least not until he improves defensively). He’d be [...]The post The terrible Tyler Bozak appeared first on HockeyAnalysis.com.
It wasn't pretty at times, but the play of netminder Ben Scrivens' en route to his first National Hockey League shutout handed the Toronto Maple Leafs a decisive three-goal victory over division rival Ottawa on Hockey Night in Canada.
Scrivens, playing in relief of the injured James Reimer, stopped all thirty-four shots he faced, including twenty-nine over the final two...
Tonight's game against the Toronto Maple Leafs had the makings of being one of those old fashioned, high scoring run-and-gun style contests where the winner would be determined by who had the last shot on net. The Hurricanes, who haven't been good defensively this year, were missing two top-four defensemen in Joni Pitkanen and Tim Gleason while the Leafs have injuries all...
Toronto Maple Leafs at Carolina Hurricanes
7 p.m., PNC Arena
TV: FS-Carolinas, Leafs TV
The Hurricanes finally return home after twelve long days on the road and they come into tonight's game against the Toronto Maple Leafs on a high note, winning four of six games on the road trip. Getting those wins were huge, but the Canes did not come out of this trip unscathed as...
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- Joe Corvo's confidence is growing for the Carolina Hurricanes.
Corvo opened the scoring and assisted on the go-ahead goal in Carolina's 3-1 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Thursday.
The Hurricanes have won three straight and have gone 8-2-1 since starting the season 0-2.
Corvo was a healthy scratch for three consecutive games earlier this...