Found February 25, 2012 on The Hockey Guys:
Photo courtesy of Terry Wilson/OHL Images By Todd Cordell (@ToddCordell) I’ve decided that I want to give you, the readers, more than just prospect reports on games and monthly draft rankings, so I’ve decided to start doing some prospect profiles on some of the best prospects in the Ontario Hockey League. My first profile is on Toronto Maple Leafs prospect Stuart Percy. Stuart Percy Age – 18 Position – Defense Height – 6′ 1″ Weight – 193 Acquired: Draft, Toronto – 25th overall (2011) OHL Team: Mississauga St. Mikes Majors NHL Comparable(s) – Paul Martin (while a Devil) Strengths – Perhaps Stuart Percy’s biggest strength is the fact that he has no real glaring weakness. While there’s areas of his game he could improve on, like with every player and prospect, he’s pretty well rounded. Percy is sound defensively, makes good reads with and without the puck and he’ll block shots or takes hits to make plays for his team. He has very good vision, is a good skater, has above average hoc

Maple Leafs Lose Boyce off Waivers

(Tara Walton/Toronto Star) By Lukas Hardonk (@LukasHardonk) The Toronto Maple Leafs lost one of their depth forwards this afternoon, as the Columbus Blue Jackets claimed Darryl Boyce off waivers from Toronto. Boyce was placed on waivers yesterday by the Maple Leafs. The result didn’t come as much of a surprise given Boyce’s NHL history. He was a solid bottom-six player who...

Saturday Night Hockey Talk

from Steve Simmons of the Toronto Sun, • Another reason why I worry about hockey in the U.S.: The most-watched game this year of American television has been the NHL all-star game. • How bad will it look for the Leafs if they’re out of the playoffs and Winnipeg and Ottawa happen to be in? • The best reason Brian Burke needs to trade now: You don’t want him active in NHL...

Blue Jackets claim former Maple Leaf Boyce on waivers

The Columbus Blue Jackets secured former Toronto Maple Leafs wing Darryl Boyce on a waiver claim Saturday. Boye, 27, played in just 17 games this season, collecting one goal and one assist. The Maple Leafs also recalled forward Matt Frattin from the Marlies, their American Hockey League affiliate.

Promises, Promises

from Steve Buffery of the Toronto Sun, Back in 2008, Maple Leafs GM Brian Burke said he wanted a team that played with “proper levels of pugnacity, testosterone, truculence and belligerence.” Talk about a lot of hot air. Did you see proper levels of any of that on Saturday night? Or on many nights this season? Other than Dion Phaneuf, Luke Schenn and Mike Brown, there’s very...

Columbus Blue Jackets Claim C Darryl Boyce Off Waivers from Toronto Maple Leafs

COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets have claimed center Darryl Boyce off waivers from the Toronto Maple Leafs, club Executive Vice President of Hockey Operations and General Manager Scott Howson announced February 25. ...
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