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JAKE GARDINER RUMORS

Jake Gardiner has been freed, will play tonight versus Detroit

Defenseman Jake Gardiner will be back in the Maple Leafs’ lineup tonight, according to approximately three million tweets from Toronto reporters. Gardiner has been a healthy scratch the past two games, both Toronto wins. When asked the other day what the 24-year-old defenseman — the same guy who signed a five-year, $20.25 million contract extension in the summer — could do...
Via Pro Sports Daily
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Leafs interested in Eric Staal?

The Eric Staal trade rumors/speculation involving the Toronto Maple Leafs have been around for years, and they don’t seem to be going away. The Carolina Hurricanes are 0-2-1 to start the 2014-15 NHL season following a shootout loss to the Buffalo Sabres on Tuesday night. It’s very possible that Carolina finishes at or near the bottom of the standings this season, which would...
Via NESN.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Carlyle on Gardiner scratch: ‘Jake drew the short end of the stick’

More than a few eyebrows were raised when the Toronto Maple Leafs made Jake Gardiner a healthy scratch on Sunday, though critics were mostly silenced after a 6-3 win against the New York Rangers. Head coach Randy Carlyle (kind of) explained the decision to sit Gardiner after that victory, according to the Toronto Sun. “We had a round table (with the coaching staff) and we felt...
Via Pro Sports Daily
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Leafs Jake Gardiner & Morgan Reilly Talk Legends Charity Golf Classic:

The Leafs past, present and future came together to tee off at The Leafs & Legends Charity Golf Classic The event had everyone hit the links with the Leafs all in the name of charity! Watch as Jake Gardiner and Morgan Rielly take time to talk about teaming up with the MLSE Team foundation.   The post Leafs Jake Gardiner & Morgan Reilly Talk Legends Charity Golf Classic...
Via Beyond The Benches
September 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Maple Leafs News: Jake Gardiner Signs Extension

The Summer Of The Maple Leaf keeps getting better.#483811533 / gettyimages.comPrepare to rejoice, Leafs fans! SportsNet's Chris Johnston has great news for you!Jake Gardiner has signed a $20.25M, five-year extension with the #leafs. Gives him a $4.05M AAV.— Chris Johnston (@reporterchris) July 29, 2014Jake Gardiner's #leafs extension doesn't include any no-movement...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Leafs sign Gardiner to five-year extension

The Toronto Maple Leafs have signed restricted free agent defenceman Jake Gardiner to a five-year contract extension on Tuesday. According to TSN Hockey Insider Darren Dreger, the deal is worth $20.25 million with an average annual value of $4.05 million per season. The 24-year-old defenceman scored 10 goals and 11 assists in 80 games with the Maple Leafs in 2013-14. He is coming...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Toronto Maple Leafs Sign Jake Gardiner To 5-Year, $20.25 Million Contract

The Toronto Maple Leafs have signed defenseman Jake Gardiner to a five-year contract worth $20.25 million, according to Sportsnet’s Chris Johnston. Jake Gardiner's #leafs extension doesn't include any no-movement protection, Sportsnet has learned. Great deal for both sides.— Chris Johnston (@reporterchris) July 29, 2014 The 24-year-old blueliner was a restricted free...
Via NESN.com
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Toronto Maple Leafs: Jake Gardiner drawing interest from Islanders, Flames and Hurricanes

During TSN‘s nationally broadcast Sunday night game between the Ottawa Senators and Detroit Red Wings, Insider Darren Dreger revealed that NHL teams are calling the Toronto Maple Leafs with interest in acquiring puck-moving defenceman Jake Gardiner. According to Dreger –…Read more →The post Toronto Maple Leafs: Jake Gardiner drawing interest from Islanders, Flames and Hurricanes...
Via The Hockey Daily
December 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Toronto Maple Leafs’ Jake Gardiner’s Unfortunate Tweet

Jake Gardiner who is a defenceman for the Toronto Maple Leafs probably wishes he didn’t have access to social media following an unfortunate Tweet this morning.   We aren’t sure if his  Twitter account was hacked, or he just really wanted the world to know that he joined an ‘adult’ site. Either way, it isn’t a great look. The Tweet was, of course, deleted quickly after...
Via Next Impulse Sports
June 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Leafs' Gardiner earning high praise

At 21, Jake Gardiner is already averaging more than 20 minutes a night on the Maple Leafs' blue line. Knowing his pedigree, Gardiner's precocious poise should come as no surprise. Toronto Maple Leafs GM Brian Burke was the general manager in Anaheim when the Ducks drafted Jake Gardiner in 2008. So Burke knew the young defenseman would be a quality asset for the Maple Leafs...
Via Fox Sports
December 04, 2011  |  Discuss
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