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PHIL KESSEL RUMORS & GOSSIP

Kessel helps surging Maple Leafs snap Ducks winning streak

  Phil Kessel scored two of Toronto's four third-period goals and the Maple Leafs beat Anaheim 6-2 for their sixth straight victory Tuesday night, snapping the Ducks' eight-game winning streak. David Booth scored his first of the season unassisted at 4:37 of the third before Nazem Kadri got his ninth at 5:28 to put Toronto ahead 4-1. Anaheim starter Frederik Andersen was replaced...
Via AP on Fox
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

RECAP: Kessel, Bernier help surging Leafs stop Ducks 6-2

Phil Kessel scored two of Toronto's four third-period goals and the Maple Leafs beat Anaheim 6-2 for their sixth straight victory Tuesday night, snapping the Ducks' eight-game winning streak. David Booth scored his first of the season unassisted at 4:37 of the third before Nazem Kadri got his ninth at 5:28 to put Toronto ahead 4-1. Anaheim starter Frederik Andersen was replaced by...
Via Fox Sports West
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Wings, Leafs face off in final meeting this season

The Toronto Maple Leafs have not been entirely pleased with their play of late. They have, however, been pleased with the results. The Maple Leafs look for their first four-game win streak of the season Saturday night when they host the Detroit Red Wings in the teams' fifth and final meeting this season. James Reimer made 41 saves and Phil Kessel scored his fourth goal in five games...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Leafs Injury Update: Phil Kessel dealing with multiple injuries

Right-winger Phil Kessel of the Toronto Maple Leafs has been playing through multiple injuries. #459888802 / gettyimages.com There has been no update as to what is specifically hurting Kessel but according to Sportsnet's Damien Cox, he has speculated that Kessel might have a back and/or hand injury. Kessel’s health has left the Leafs’ organization to discuss whether he...
Via Sports Injury Alert
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Phil Kessel Gets Into Holiday Spirit With Fantastic Christmas Sweater (Photo)

The holiday season can bring joy even to the grumpiest of grumps and that includes Phil Kessel. The Toronto Maple Leafs forward can be a bit of a curmudgeon — especially when it comes to dealing with the media — but he recently showed that he can have a little fun when the holidays start to roll around. We don’t know for sure why it happened — we’re guessing some sort of...
Via NESN.com
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Phil Kessel says “classless” fan tossed jersey on the ice

Tossing your jersey on the ice is the current popular way of showing your displeasure in the NHL. Jersey tossing incidents have been seen in games involving the Edmonton Oilers and the Toronto Maple Leafs, but it’s the latter which is the talking point today. One Maple Leafs fan tossed their jersey on the ice during a 9-2 beating by the Nashville Predators. As you might imagine...
Via Puck Drunk Love
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Phil Kessel Tells Reporters To ‘Get Away From Me’ After 6-2 Loss To Sabres

Phil Kessel’s relationship with the media can be described as prickly at best, and he proved that again Saturday night. The Toronto Maple Leafs star forward stole headlines after his team’s embarrassing 6-2 loss to the Buffalo Sabres after he refused to talk to the media. According to reports, Kessel not only refused to talk but gave some lip to reporters, too. Asked for comment...
Via NESN.com
November 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Phil Kessel is playing like a Hart contender

This is Phil Kessel’s 9th season in the National Hockey League and has put up impressive numbers throughout that span. He’s been a lethal threat on the ice since he came out of the University of Minnesota in 20 and is a focal point of every oppositions defensive game plan. You can mark him down for 30 goals every season and his point totals have been rising ever since the Toronto...
Via isportsweb.com
November 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Phil Kessel’s First-Period Goal Sends Young Bruins Fan Into Epic Meltdown (Video)

Phil Kessel is making young Boston Bruins fans cry nowadays. Well, basically. The Toronto Maple Leafs demolished the B’s 6-1 on Wednesday night with the ex-Bruin getting the scoring started with a first-period goal. Kessel’s tally was more than 6-year-old Alex could handle, as the little guy spiraled into quite the meltdown, yelling “Kessel scored. Every time he scores they...
Via NESN.com
November 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Phil Kessel could not look less enthused in penalty box selfie

The only thing in life that makes Phil Kessel happier than taking a selfie is everything. The Toronto Maple Leafs forward headed to the penalty box two and a half minutes into the third period of Sunday’s game against the Ottawa Senators to serve his team’s too many men on the ice penalty. But it didn’t take long for there to be too many people near the box for Kessel...
Via NESN.com
November 10, 2014  |  Discuss
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