Leafs are doing okay without a captian, and why doesn't Josh Leivo play more?

Plenty of questions means plenty of interest in the Maple Leafs in another installment of the Friday Breakaway Mailbag.
Via Breakaway Blog
March 24, 2017

Leafs: Why in the World Isn’t Josh Leivo Playing?

Since his third-round selection in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft, 86th overall, Josh Leivo has been an intriguing yet slowly developing commodity for the Toronto Maple Leafs. Drafted as a power forward with great size, strength, and natural offensive instincts, Leivo’s nose for the net and willingness to battle in tough scenarios allowed him to generate impressive offensive totals....
Via The Hockey Writers
March 16, 2017

Leivo Making the Most of His Chances

Josh Leivo has been an interesting player to follow this year. He looked like he would be able to crack the lineup at the beginning of the season, but was sidelined because of an injury. After recovering from his injury, which seemed to suspiciously last longer than expected, he finally got to play. Leivo’s first game back was on Dec. 19 and his second game was on Jan. 7. This...
Via The Hockey Writers
February 17, 2017

Hard work, hot hand pays off for Maple Leafs’ Josh Leivo

After a three-point performance on Tuesday, Leivo played his fourth game in a row on Wednesday, with Nikita Soshnikov a healthy scratch.
Via Toronto Star
February 15, 2017

WATCH: Leivo capitalizes on brutal Islanders turnover

Toronto Maple Leafs forward Josh Leivo scores after picking up a no-look pass from New York Islanders defenceman Adam Pelech.
Via SportsNetCanada
February 14, 2017  |  Discuss

Maple Leafs Gauthier, Leivo to make season debut against Ducks

Frederik Gauthier and Josh Leivo will make their 2016-17 NHL debuts Monday night.
Via Toronto Star
December 19, 2016

Parenteau lifts Maple Leafs past Hurricanes 3-1

TORONTO (AP) Pierre-Alexandre Parenteau had a goal and an assist and the Toronto Maple Leafs earned their first victory in nearly three weeks, topping the Carolina Hurricanes 3-1 on Thursday night. Brad Boyes and Josh Leivo also scored for Toronto, and Jonathan Bernier made 28 saves for the Leafs, who won for the first time since Jan. 6. It was just the fifth victory in the past...
Via Associated Press
February 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Leafs' James van Riemsdyk out 6-8 weeks with broken foot

TORONTO (AP) Toronto Maple Leafs forward James van Riemsdyk is expected to miss six to eight weeks because of a non-displaced fracture in his left foot. The 26-year-old left wing has 29 points (14 goals, 15 assists) in 40 games this season. Van Riemsdyk was a minus-3 and played just under 16 minutes in Toronto's last game, a 7-0 loss at San Jose on Saturday night. The Maple...
Via Associated Press
January 11, 2016  |  Discuss

Maple Leafs lose James van Riemsdyk for significant time with broken foot

The Toronto Maple Leafs lost more than just their pride in a 7-0 loss to the San Jose Sharks on Saturday. The team also lost leading scorer James van Riemsdyk, who suffered a non-displaced fracture in his left foot during the game and will miss at least 6-8 weeks with the injury. Van Riemsdyk played just under 16 minutes in the game but still managed to be on the ice for three goals...
Via FOX Sports
January 11, 2016  |  Discuss

Toronto Maple Leafs prospect profile: Josh Leivo

Training camp is just two months away (can you believe it?!) and that means fans and the Maple Leafs organization will get a good look at some of its top prospects. Most project to return to their junior club, while others to the AHL Toronto Marlies. But with the uncertainty surrounding the bottom-six (especially the fourth-line) there will be ample opportunity for some prospects...
July 08, 2014  |  Discuss

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