Cam Atkinson and R.J. Umberger 20 seconds apart in the first period, and Ryan Johansen added two goals as the Columbus Blue Jackets routed the Toronto Maple Leafs 6-0 on Monday night.
Jack Skille and Ryan Murray added goals 3:15 apart in the second period, and Sergei Bobrovsky made 18 saves for his fifth career NHL shutout. The Blue Jackets went 3-2 on their five-game road trip...
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9 days ago
James Reimer has been outstanding in net for the Toronto Maple Leafs all season regardless of venue.
However, his play at home lately has been only a few steps from perfection.
Coming off one of the best performances of his career, Reimer seems likely to be back in net Monday night when the Maple Leafs host the Columbus Blue Jackets.
Although Toronto ranks 29th in the league in...
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10 days ago
The Toronto Maple Leafs squeaked away with a 2-1 home shootout victory after being out-shot 50-28 in regulation.
The Leafs seem to be getting used to finding a way to win games in which they are outplayed and out-shot, not a bad characteristic to have. Joffrey Lupul scored the shootout winner for Toronto tonight against a Washington Capitals club that was previously 5-1 in shootouts...
Saturday night brought back some bad memories for James Reimer.
The Maple Leafs goaltender was in net when the Bruins scored four consecutive goals to shock Toronto in Game 7 of last season’s Eastern Conference quarterfinals, with the final two tallies coming off the stick of Patrice Bergeron. The two teams met on Saturday for the first time since that classic of a game, and Bergeron...
Before the 2013-14 NHL season began, a lot of the hype surrounding the Toronto Maple Leafs concerned the inevitable goaltending ‘controversy’ that lied ahead. With one month in the books, there is little controversy and plenty of praise to be…Read more →The post Why the Leafs shouldn’t even consider trading James Reimer right now appeared first on The Hockey Daily.
By Tony Ambrogio (@SNTonyAmbrogio)
Less than 24 hours after suffering what appeared to be a serious injury James Reimer was back on the ice. It was a welcome sight for the Toronto Maple Leafs.
“Came back today, felt pretty good,” Reimer said following an hour long practice on Friday. “I was riding the bike and working out before I hit the ice and hit the ice...
According to head coach Randy Carlyle of the Toronto Maple Leafs, goalie James Reimer had a headache following a collision early in the first period with Josh Leivo.
With 32 seconds left in the first period against the Carolina Hurricanes, Reimer had to leave the game. Per Mark Masters of TSN, Carlyle said, “There is a history there, you have to be worry about it for sure.”...
Maple Leafs goaltender James Reimer left Thursday's game against the Carolina Hurricanes after just 32 seconds because of an accidental collision with teammate Josh Leivo.
Reimer was trying to coral a rebound with his stick at the side of the net and didn't see Leivo, who could not avoid hitting him as he attended to Nathan Gerbe who was driving at the net. Leivo's knee...
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October 17, 2013
The wait is over for James Reimer.
“I’m pretty excited” Reimer said Tuesday morning about starting in goal for the Maple Leafs’ tilt against Minnesota later that night.
“No one likes to sit and not play so I’m excited to get back in. Just want to go out and give our guys a chance to win.”
The Leafs will be gunning for their sixth win in their first seven games but got...
Toronto Maple Leafs fans are a different breed, as recently evidenced by a fan named Brian Floyd.
Floyd apparently infused his love of the Leafs and hot summer sun in a unique way recently. The Toronto fan (and that’s certainly putting it lightly) decided he was going to get himself a new Maple Leafs jersey, only not how you might expect him to do so.
Floyd instead strategically...