Found February 07, 2013 on HockeyBuzz:

Are Phil Kessel’s days in Toronto numbered? Hockey Insider Darren Dreger reported on TSN 1050’s Mike Richards Show this morning that the buzz in NHL management circles is that the 25 year old winger could be on the trade market before the April 3rd deadline and that feelers have put out to the Leafs GM Dave Nonis. According to Dreger, Nonis has communicated that the price will be steep...


Kessel scores first of the season, Leafs comeback and win 3-2

After 46 shots and 11 games, Phil Kessel has scored his first goal on the season, and what a crucial goal it was. Kessel`s goal came with less then five minutes remaining in the third and ended up being the decisive goal as the Leafs won the game. This is how my night on Twitter went...Down 2-1 in the third with less than 10 minutes remaining...----------------------------------...

Maple Leafs-Canadiens Preview

The Toronto Maple Leafs are optimistic after Phil Kessel snapped a lengthy goal drought and ended another for the team's power play. The Maple Leafs' recent results in Montreal could provide another reason for encouragement. Kessel will try to contribute again as Toronto seeks to sweep a three-game trip with its fifth win in the past six visits to the rival Canadiens on...

Peter Tessier: Crash Landing: Jets Lose & Kessel Rejoices

Reality is setting in for the Winnipeg Jets and it must be hard for the fans to see, even those who look with the biggest blinders. The sum of the parts which make up the Jets is not enough to get the job done. It was enough to allow Phil Kessel to score his first goal of the year on the power play. Now, with holes appearing almost daily, it creates all sorts of crazy ideas and theories abo...

Did Chris Bourque or James Reimer Win the Amica Coverage Play of the Week?

Vote for the Coverage Play of the Week and enter to win a $100 gift certificate to the Pro Shop at TD Garden. First read the official rules, then completely fill out the entry form for your chance to win. document.getElementById('wpcom-iframe-form-9294220973c39471591ce075304d2a47...

2013: The Year of Two Kolzig Bobbleheads

Caps legend and current associate goaltending coach Olaf Kolzig hasn't played in an NHL game since the 2008-9 season, when he suited up for the Tampa Bay Lightning. But this year, two different Kolzig bobbleheads became available. One was given out at the Portland Pirates game on Jan. 19 (limited to 1,000), while the other will be given out at the Inova Blood Drive on March 23rd...

Eric Engels: Habs White Drops Gloves and the Ball in Buffalo

Your Canadiens, who have played extremely well through the first ten games of the season, are a regulation loss away from being behind the Toronto Maple Leafs in the standings. And guess who's in town Saturday... That's what back-to-back losses can do to you in this league, and while it was crucial that the Habs were able to at least grab a point in the standings, losing...

Maple Leafs 3, Jets 2

Phil Kessel scored his first goal of the season late in the third period to lift the Toronto Maple Leafs over the Winnipeg Jets 3-2 on Thursday. Tyler Bozak scored short-handed and Matt Frattin added a goal for the Leafs, who won their second straight of a three-game road trip. Kessel's goal ended a frustrating drought for the top-line winger who had 37 goals last season. ...
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