MAPLE LEAFS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Marchenko Is No Loss for Leafs

It’s been a long wait for any news of the Toronto Maple Leafs. With a glut of wingers and defensemen, it was inevitable that something would happen to address the surplus of players. On Monday, the Leafs put defenseman Alexey Marchenko on waivers. It was rumored that both parties had agreed to terminate his contract, which would relieve the Leafs of $1.45 million to be paid in...
Via The Hockey Writers
1 day ago

Better Maple Leafs Means Better Andersen

The Toronto Maple Leafs knew they would speed up their rebuild by trading for Frederik Andersen last offseason. However, no one was sure how he would handle the heavy workload as this was his first crack as a definite NHL starting goalie, a sure lock to play at least 60 games. Andersen played for a very good team in Anaheim, but his individual record was incredible. The Danish goaltender...
Via The Hockey Writers
1 day ago

Maple Leafs defenceman Marchenko returning to KHL next season, agent confirms

The 25-year-old Russian was placed on waivers by Toronto on Monday.
Via Toronto Star
2 days ago

Phil Kessel trolls Toronto with hot dog Stanley Cup photo

Phil Kessel is still hung up on the hot dog story.When Kessel was traded from Toronto, where he was viewed as a disappointment, to Pittsburgh two years ago, a Toronto newspaper article buried him on his way out the door. The article declared that the Maple Leafs were sick and tired of Kessel, and it even included a detail about the winger supposedly eating hot dogs daily.Fast forward...
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Toronto Maple Leafs: NHL’s Best Top-6?

The Toronto Maple Leafs boast an impressive amount of players with a knack for finding the score sheet. With Patrick Marleau signing as a free agent this summer, the Leafs added a player fresh off of a 27-goal season to an already incredible top-6 forward group. One thing’s for sure in today’s NHL, a deep offense can make a major difference. At the end of 2016-17 season, the...
Via The Hockey Writers
7 days ago

WATCH: All business at Maple Leafs developmental camp

NHL insider Luke Fox tells Sportsnet's Starting Lineup what's impressed him about Maple Leafs developmental camp, starting with how serious the organization is taking this process.
Via SportsNetCanada
July 13, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: Maple Leafs “extremely happy” after signing top pick Liljegren

The Maple Leafs have signed their top pick from the 2017 entry draft, Timothy Liljegren, and Lou Lamoriello had nothing but good things to say about the prospect.
Via SportsNetCanada
July 12, 2017  |  Discuss

Zach Hyman signs 4-year extension with Maple Leafs

Via Associated Press
July 05, 2017  |  Discuss

Maple Leafs sign former All-Star Patrick Marleau to a questionable deal

The Toronto Maple Leafs are going all-in next season, indicated by Sunday’s signing of former All-Star Patrick Marleau to a mammoth three-year deal worth $18 million. The move was first reported by the team.In theory, the 37-year-old is an excellent fit with the Maple Leafs. He’s a four-time All-Star coming off back-to-back 25 goal seasons (27 in 2016-17) in San Jose, the team...
Via The Comeback
July 02, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: #100/100: Auston Matthews' four-goal debut

Over the next 100 days, Steve Dangle will take us through the top 100 moments from season 100 which happened to be full of incredible stories, milestones, records and of course injuries. THis is NOT a ranking, but the most memorable moments from the past season in order. We start with the first night of the season when Maple Leafs rookie Auston Matthews did something magnificent...
Via SportsNetCanada
July 02, 2017  |  Discuss

The Latest: Toronto's Auston Matthews is NHL's top rookie

Via Associated Press
June 21, 2017  |  Discuss

Justin Bieber defends himself for supporting so many different sports teams

Justin Bieber has long been mocked by some for having the appearance of a bandwagon sports fan and now he’s responding.Over the past several years, the famous singer has worn jerseys or other sports gear showing his support for some teams. Recently, he has donned Cleveland Cavaliers and Pittsburgh Penguins gear, showing support for teams that reached the NBA and NHL finals this...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 05, 2017  |  Discuss

Bleached-hair Justin Bieber seen at Capitals-Leafs playoff game

The Maple Leafs ran into a force that was too strong to overcome during Game 6 of their Western Conference series with the Capitals.It was none other than Justin Bieber.Bieber was shown on TV during the game, and was seen rocking bleached hair.Here he is with his first beer, ever. Or so it looked. In case you’re wondering why the Caps emerged with a 2-1 victory in the game and...
Via The Sports Daily
April 23, 2017  |  Discuss

New NHL record set as 18 first round games require overtime

The 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs have already been a wild ride and things are just getting started. If you haven’t been closely following all of the action, you may only know that some of the biggest teams have already been eliminated (Chicago Blackhawks, Minnesota Wild) and that a couple series ended in a hurry as there were two sweeps and two series which only needed five games...
Via The Comeback
April 23, 2017  |  Discuss

Mike Babcock has bold quote after Game 5 defeat

The Toronto Maple Leafs are facing elimination in their NHL Playoff first-round series against the Washington Capitals, but coach Mike Babcock is convinced his squad isn’t done just yet.The Maple Leafs lost to the Washington Capitals 2-1 in overtime at the Verizon Center Friday, which sends them back to Toronto’s Air Canada Centre for a do-or-die Game 6 on Sunday. Babcock made...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 22, 2017  |  Discuss
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