DION PHANEUF NEWS

Maple Leafs fire GM, interim head coach

The Toronto Maple Leafs announced Sunday that general manager David Nonis and interim head coach Peter Horachek have been relieved of their duties. The club announced that coaches Steve Spott, Chris Dennis and Rick St. Croix (goaltending) have also been relieved of their duties while Steve Staios will resume his duties as M\manager of player development. Nonis was named senior...
Via Sports-Glory
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Dion Phaneuf Asks Reporter “Have You Ever Played Sports Before?”

The Maple Leafs captain Dion Phaneuf got very testy with a reporter after their latest loss (5-0 to Columbus). He was asked if he was embarrassed at all and Phaneuf thought for a moment before saying “have you ever played sports before?” Then he went on to say that it was embarrassing. The Leafs are […] The post Dion Phaneuf Asks Reporter “Have You Ever Played Sports Before...
Via Diehardsport
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Maple Leaf Dion Phaneuf to reporter, "Have you played sports before?"

Dion Phaneuf speaks with media following the Leafs 5-0 loss to the Blue Jackets on Wednesday night. Asked if he was embarrassed by his 2015 Toronto team, Phaneuf asked, "Have you played sports before?"Get the feel Dion was going to go at the reporter for asking and then just let the question clarify a, "Of course we are" type response.Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe...
Via Bob's Blitz
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Leafs’ Phaneuf wanted to be traded to Detroit at the deadline

Dion Phaneuf did his best to beat around the bush after a 5-0 Maple Leaf loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets Wednesday night. The Toronto captain wasn’t answering questions about his career low 3 goals in 69 games this season or his future in Toronto which more than likely will come to an end Saturday […]
Via The Majors National
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Dion Phaneuf upset he wasn’t traded to the Red Wings at the deadline

Dion Phaneuf did his best to beat around the bush after a 5-0 Maple Leaf loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets Wednesday night. The Toronto captain wasn’t answering questions about his career low 3 goals in 69 games this season or his future in Toronto which more than likely will come to an end Saturday after a game with the Montreal Canadiens. Aside though from his play and the way...
Via The Majors Detroit
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Dion Phaneuf to reporter: 'Have you played sports before?'

Dion Phaneuf was interviewed following his team’s 5-0 loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets and he provided an interesting response when asked about whether or not he was embarrassed by the Maple Leafs’ most recent loss. Phaneuf thought carefully before responding, but his answer shed some light on what the captain thinks about his current situation. “Have you played sports...
Via Puck Drunk Love
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Dion Phaneuf to reporter: “Have you played sports before?”

Dion Phaneuf was interviewed following his team’s 5-0 loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets and he provided an interesting response when asked about whether or not he was embarrassed by the Maple Leafs’ most recent loss. Phaneuf thought carefully before responding, but his answer shed some light on what the captain thinks about his current situation. “Have you played sports before...
Via Bloguin Best
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Maple Leafs' sorry season leaves Toronto in tatters

It was Jan. 7, 2015, and it was Peter Horachek's first day of his new job as the interim head coach of the Toronto Maple Leafs. He drew up some drills, talked to the team and then took the ice for practice. Horachek promptly fell flat on his behind. If any one visual encapsulated the Leafs season, it was that moment: a coach, ready for a new start and a clean slate, and the next...
Via Fox Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

(Video) Dion Phaneuf and Kyle Brodziak Fight

Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Dion Phaneuf and Minnesota Wild forward Kyle Brodziak drop the mitts. I would say that this was a good fight. I am actually surprised that Phaneuf fought.
Via Goon's World
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Leafs, Red Wings to revisit Dion Phaneuf trade in summer

There were a ton of rumors surrounding the Toronto Maple Leafs and Dion Phaneuf prior to the trade deadline. The Detroit Red Wings appeared to be Phaneuf’s destination, but a deal never came to fruition. Initial comments suggested that the two sides couldn’t reach a deal because of salary cap space and then time simply ran out. Though Phaneuf is still currently rocking the...
Via Puck Drunk Love
March 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Dion Phaneuf crushes T.J. Oshie with open-ice hit (Video)

Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Dion Phaneuf crushed St. Louis Blues right winger T.J. Oshie with an open-ice hit just after a whistle during the second period of Saturday night's game at the Air Canada Centre.Oshie was whistled an offsides as he received a pass just over the blue line in the offensive end, but it was too late for Phaneuf to hear it, as he had Oshie lined up and laid...
Via Holdout Sports
March 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Red Wings and Maple Leafs may revisit Phaneuf trade over the summer

Maple Leafs captain Dion Phaneuf could end up being a Red Wing after all, at least when summer rolls around. Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun reports that the two teams who tried to pull off a Phaneuf trade prior to the March 2nd trade deadline may revisit the deal this offseason: (Read more on The Majors Detroit)
Via The Majors National
March 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Red Wings/Maple Leafs may revisit Phaneuf trade during the offseason

Maple Leafs captain Dion Phaneuf could end up being a Red Wing after all, at least when summer rolls around. Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun reports that the two teams who tried to pull off a Phaneuf trade prior to the March 2nd trade deadline may revisit the deal this offseason: Don’t dismiss the talk about Maple Leafs’ captain Dion Phaneuf being dealt to the Wings, there...
Via The Majors Detroit
March 08, 2015  |  Discuss

GIF: Dion Phaneuf destroyed T.J. Oshie

You may not expect the Blues and Maple Leafs to have a heated rivalry, but the two teams appeared to have a ton of bad blood on Saturday night. In a night which featured plenty of big checks, Dion Phaneuf’s on T.J. Oshie stole the show. Remarkably, Oshie popped right back up after this one. The post GIF: Dion Phaneuf destroyed T.J. Oshie appeared first on Puck Drunk Love.
Via Bloguin Best
March 07, 2015  |  Discuss

GIF: Dion Phaneuf destroyed T.J. Oshie

You may not expect the Blues and Maple Leafs to have a heated rivalry, but the two teams appeared to have a ton of bad blood on Saturday night. In a night which featured plenty of big checks, Dion Phaneuf’s on T.J. Oshie stole the show. Remarkably, Oshie popped right back up after this one. The post GIF: Dion Phaneuf destroyed T.J. Oshie appeared first on Puck Drunk Love.
Via Puck Drunk Love
March 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Does the deadline end Phaneuf to Dallas speculation?

The Dallas Stars have been a featured player in the Dion Phaneuf trade saga since it began. It doesn’t say “Dallas Stars” on the marquee, but the team has been a solid member of this drama’s cast since the premiere, appearing in the background of enough rumors and speculation that viewers are now wondering about […] The post Does the deadline end Phaneuf to Dallas speculation...
Via Along the Boards
March 06, 2015  |  Discuss

TSN to stop airing tweets after trade deadline debacle

TSN was embarrassed this week during their NHL trade deadline coverage when the network didn’t keep a close enough eye on or filter their TradeCentre hashtag.  The network displayed the above tweet from @AdragnaA21, which was a joke about Joffrey Lupul of the Maple Leafs having an affair with the wife of teammate Dion Phaneuf, actress Elisha Cuthbert. Usually when these things...
Via Awful Announcing
March 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Lupul, Phaneuf, Cuthbert threaten lawsuit against TSN

The problems with networks broadcasting average users’ tweets with a particular hashtag are numerous, but it’s rare to see them spark a potential lawsuit. That’s what’s happened in the wake of TSN’s NHL trade deadline coverage show Monday, though, which was pulling in tweets with the #TradeCentre hashtag and broadcast the tweet “I want the leafs to keep lupul solely...
Via Awful Announcing
March 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Phil Kessel blasts Toronto media for its treatment of Dion Phaneuf (video)

Toronto Maple Leafs star Phil Kessel has finally had it with what he perceives as the shoddy treatment that Dion Phaneuf has been forced to endure this season, especially from the media. The typically media-averse Kessel, who leads the team in both goals (23) and points (50) stood in the locker room and chastised the...Read More The post Phil Kessel blasts Toronto media for its...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
March 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Phil Kessel Rips Media For Criticism of Dion Phaneuf

Toronto Maple Leafs captain Dion Phaneuf was one of the names who was discussed in several rumors but, ultimately, didn’t get moved before yesterday’s NHL trade deadline. Like many other Leafs players, the 29-year old defenseman has received quite a fair share of criticism from the media for the team’s struggles this season, as well Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
March 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Marek Zidlicky Traded to Detroit Red Wings for Conditional Third-Round Pick in 2016

As many expected, the Detroit Red Wings did add a defenseman before the trade deadline, however it wasn’t the one many folks expected it to be. All morning long, Detroit appeared to be working on a trade with the Toronto Maple Leafs for Dion Phaneuf which felt close to completion at times. When the sides couldn’t agree on the financials or other aspects of the deal, the Red Wings...
Via The Detroit Sports Site
March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

PICTURE: TSN’s “TradeCentre” Airs Tweet About Joffrey Lupul Banging Dion Phaneuf’s Wife

Maybe they’ll swap wives at the deadline? – – – – – (photo via) Also see … Get your FIGHT MUMPS hockey t-shirt! See some wife-banging NHL action live. Get cheap tickets here: The post PICTURE: TSN’s “TradeCentre” Airs Tweet About Joffrey Lupul Banging Dion Phaneuf’s Wife appeared first on SportsPickle.
Via Sports Pickle
March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

TSN’s Trade Deadline Coverage Includes Tweet Claiming Joffrey Lupul Banged Dion Phaneuf’s Wife

The NHL trade deadline is this afternoon, which means TSN and Sportsnet will be filling their airtime with nonstop coverage of all the moves (or lack thereof) made by the buyers and sellers around the league. Sometimes news comes slowly in a marathon stretch of coverage, so you have to get creative. TSN decided to Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Maple Leafs backed out of Dion Phaneuf trade with Detroit

According to Pat Leggs of Sirius XM 167 and NHLNFA.com, the Red Wings and Maple Leafs had a trade on the table that would have sent Stephen Weiss from Detroit to Toronto in exchange for Maple Leafs defenseman Dion Phaneuf. (Read more at The Majors Detroit)
Via The Majors National
February 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Rumor: Red Wings/Maple Leafs trade for Dion Phaneuf fell through last night

According to Pat Leggs of Sirius XM 167 and NHLNFA.com, the Red Wings and Maple Leafs had a trade on the table that would have sent Stephen Weiss from Detroit to Toronto in exchange for Maple Leafs defenseman Dion Phaneuf. Red Wings & #MapleLeafs deal for Phaneuf fell through last night .. sticking point Leafs wouldn't take Weiss back + eat $2.5/per #NHL #FF — Patt Leggs...
Via The Majors Detroit
February 28, 2015  |  Discuss
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