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Trading James Reimer could sink Toronto Maple Leafs

John E. Sokolowski – USA Today Sports The brass of the Toronto Maple Leafs need to focus their efforts on acquiring a true bona fide number one center. A task that has eluded the Leafs since Mats Sundin retired. Yes, some people still want to argue otherwise. Lurking in the shadows lies another problem. RFA goaltender James Reimer has allegedly asked Dave Nonis and Brendan Shanahan...
Via The Sideline
July 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Injuries to Bozak and Bolland might be a blessing in disguise for the Toronto Maple Leafs

Ever since the day Mats Sundin ceased to be a member of the Toronto Maple Leafs, the organization has lacked a quality first line centre. Tyler Bozak, Mikhail Grabovski (now with the Capitals), and Nazem Kadri have all played well,…Read more →The post Injuries to Bozak and Bolland might be a blessing in disguise for the Toronto Maple Leafs appeared first on The Hockey Daily.
Via The Hockey Daily
November 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Mats Sundin is the Swedish-Born Player With the Most Career NHL Goals

Mats Sundin retired from the NHL in 2009, but he still has the most career NHL goals out of any player with 564. Sundin was initially drafted first overall in the 1989 NHL entry draft and played his first four seasons in the NHL with the Quebec Nordiques. The Swedish-born player played most of his career with the Toronto Maple Leafs, and excluding his rookie season, the shortened lockout...
Via NESN.com
April 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Mats Sundin Is the Latest Maple Leafs Player to Be Inducted Into the Hockey Hall of Fame

The Maple Leafs may not have had much success on the ice in recent years, but the city of Toronto has had something to celebrate. Longtime Leafs captain Mats Sundin was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 2012, capping off a 18-year career with the honor. Sundin was just the second Swedish player to be inducted, and the first to make it on his first year of eligibility. Sundin...
Via NESN.com
March 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Toronto Maple Leafs Prospect Spotlight: Chatting About Matt Finn

By Tony Ambrogio (@SNTonyAmbrogio) Getty Images Scott Walker took a sip of his coffee, looked me in the eye and laughed, “he’s been playing real good for a guy with mono.” Just imagine what happens when Matt Finn is healthy again for the Ontario Hockey League’s Guelph Storm. The Toronto Maple Leafs selected Finn with the 35th choice in the 2012 NHL draft. The 6-foot...
Via The Hockey Guys
November 27, 2012  |  Discuss

IIHF names 2013 Hall of Fame class

Sweden greats Peter Forsberg and Mats Sundin have been named to the International Ice Hockey Federation's Hall of Fame class for 2013. The IIHF says the former Olympic and world champions will be inducted in Stockholm in May when their home country hosts the world championship. Two Canadians will also be inducted: Paul Henderson, star of the 1972 Summit Series against the Soviet...
Via AP on Fox
November 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Lockout Blues? Canucks fans remember Pavel Bure a happier time

The Best In another cold week without NHL hockey fans were able to celebrate something special as four legends of the game were inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame. Adam Oates, Mats Sundin, Joe Sakic and Pavel Bure were all immortalized in the hall this past week, recognizing the careers of four special players who dazzled fans with their sublime skill sets. It was a reminder of...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
November 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Mats Sundin Inducted into Hockey Hall of Fame

By Tony Ambrogio (@SNTonyAmbrogio) As Mats Sundin wrapped up his Hall of Fame induction speech, he looked up into the crowd and said to Maple Leafs fans everywhere, “I will never forget what you have given me.” It was typical Sundin. In his first year of eligibility, Mats Sundin joined Pavel Bure, Adam Oates and Joe Sakic into the NHL Hall of Fame. “I dedicate my induction...
Via The Hockey Guys
November 14, 2012  |  Discuss

NHL Hall of Fame class of 2012

The only bright spot this fall in relation to hockey was the induction of four new Hall of Fame members. I had the privilege to grow up watching these great players play the game I love to play and watch. Adam Oates, Mats Sundin, Pavel Bure and Joe Sakic are the NHL Hall of Fame…
Via Philly Sports Live
November 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Pavel Bure: My top five moments in time

Pavel Bure Inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame Perhaps the most electrifying and vilified player to ever wear a Canucks jersey, Pavel Bure is one of four hockey players now in the the Hockey Hall of Fame. Along with Bure, Joe Sakic, Mats Sundin and Adam Oates were all inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame. The four players were presented their Hall of Fame rings at a press conference...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
November 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Hockey Hall inducts four new members

The Hockey Hall of Fame is welcoming four new members. Mats Sundin, Joe Sakic, Pavel Bure and Adam Oates are being inducted in the player category. The former star NHL forwards were presented with their Hall of Fame member rings at a news conference Monday morning. A formal induction ceremony will be held in the evening. Buffalo Sabres play-by-play voice Rick Jeanneret and Globe...
Via AP on Fox
November 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Sundin, Sakic, Oates, Bure enter hockey Hall

The Hockey Hall of Fame is welcoming four new members. Mats Sundin, Joe Sakic, Pavel Bure and Adam Oates are being inducted in the player category. The former star NHL forwards were presented with their Hall of Fame member rings at a news conference Monday morning. A formal induction ceremony will be held in the evening. Buffalo Sabres play-by-play voice Rick Jeanneret and Globe...
Via AP on Fox
November 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Oates to be inducted into Hockey Hall of Fame

ST. LOUIS Former St. Louis Blues center Adam Oates will been inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame tonight along with Joe Sakic, Mats Sundin and Pavel Bure as the class of 2012. The induction ceremony can be seen live on the NHL Network at 6:30 p.m. Oates retired in 2004 after tallying 1,420 points in 1,337 games with Detroit, St. Louis, Boston, Washington, Philadelphia, Anaheim...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
November 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Does Bure in the Hall of Fame finally repair his relationship with the Canucks community?

Can Vancouver forgive? Over 40 plus years of their history, the Vancouver Canucks have had several good players but the pickings had been slim to none with regards to true Hall of Fame members. Then, the big breaking news this week was the selection of two former Canucks as new entrants to the hall in super Swede Mats Sundin and the enigmatic Russian Pavel Bure. Although both players...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
June 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Brendan Shanahan wasn't left off the ballot for Janney affair

People have their opinions whenever the annual Hockey Hall of Fame class is announced. There are annual favorites who get overlooked (Fred Shero and Pat Burns come to mind), as well as personal heroes that fans would love to see in the hall. No one's ever 100% happy about the end result, but this year I generally noticed a lot less angst than usual regarding the class. Pavel...
Via Bloguin Best
June 27, 2012  |  Discuss

The 3 Biggest Snubs of the Hockey Hall of Fame Class of 2012

Yesterday, the Hockey Hall of Fame announced its four newest inductees: Joe Sakic, Mats Sundin, Pavel Bure and Adam Oates. All four men are worthy of the honor for sure. Sakic was a no-brainer, winning two Stanley Cups, a Hart Trophy and Conn Smythe to go along with his impressive numbers: 9th overall in career [...]
Via The Sports Fan Journal
June 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Joe Sakic, Pavel Bure, Mats Sundin, Adam Oates Named to the Hockey Hall of Fame

The Hockey Hall of Fame added four world class players to its ranks Tuesday with the announcement of Joe Sakic, Pavel Bure, Mats Sundin and Adam Oates as the inductees for 2012. Sakic ranks in the top ten on the all-time list for points with 1,641. The two-time Stanley Cup Champion also managed to win both the Hart Trophy and the Conn Smythe Trophy during his career with the Colorado...
Via NESN.com
June 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Congrats Pavel Bure! “Russian Rocket” in the 2012 HHOF Class

NWSB Insider and Vancouver Canucks blogger The Flying V - Kevin Vanstone weighs in on the amazing news today for Nucks fans that The Russian Rocket Pavel Bure has been inducted into the 2012 Class of the NHL Hockey Hall of Fame. At 478 career points Bure only sits 7th all time among Canucks players, but boasts the best goal-per-game averages Vancouver has ever seen. Joe Sakic, Adam...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
June 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Canucks issue a lame duck press release congratulating Pavel Bure & Mats Sundin

Two former Vancouver Canucks made it to the Hockey Hall of Fame today. Now while I hardly consider Mats Sundin a "former Canuck" I guess this time that is fine. In my opinion though the Canucks dropped the ball this time. There should have been seperate press releases. That much is obvious isn't it? I digress....here is the release. Quote: Vancouver...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
June 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Four elected to Hockey Hall of Fame

Twelve-time All-Star Joe Sakic was elected to the Hockey Hall of Fame on Tuesday in his first year of eligibility, joining Mats Sundin, Pavel Bure and Adam Oates as the newest class of inductees. The four former NHL stars were chosen by the hall's 18-member selection committee. The induction ceremony will be held on Nov. 12. Sakic had 625 goals and 1,016 assists in his 20-year...
Via Fox Sports
June 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Sakic, Sundin among four selected for Hockey Hall

Twelve-time All-Star Joe Sakic was elected to the Hockey Hall of Fame on Tuesday in his first year of eligibility, joining Mats Sundin, Pavel Bure and Adam Oates as the newest class of inductees. The four former NHL stars were chosen by the hall's 18-member selection committee. The induction ceremony will be held on Nov. 12. Sakic had 625 goals and 1,016 assists in his 20-year...
Via Fox Sports
June 26, 2012  |  Discuss

HHOF Screwed Over Shanny

For some reason I couldn't find a similar picture of Sundin... Shanahan was up for the Hockey Hall of Fame this year and I haven't wrote about it, because, well, I figured I'd get to it when he was inducted.  Because of course he'd be inducted right?  Going against the likes of Bure and Sundin, talented guys but ones who never won anything, Shanny and Sakic were...
Via Nightmare on Helm Street
June 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Former Ranger Pavel Bure headed to Hockey Hall of Fame

Former Ranger winger Pavel Bure was one of four elected to the Hockey Hall of Fame this afternoon. Bure will join Joe Sakic, Mats Sundin, and Adam Oates as the class of 2012. During his two-year stint with the Rangers, the oft-injured winger still managed to put up almost a point-per-game pace, with a line of 31-19-50 in 51 games. Sakic and Sundin were the first ballot Hall of Famers...
Via Blue Seat Blogs
June 26, 2012  |  Discuss

2012 Hockey hall of fame now includes Canucks legend Pavel Bure

Northwest SportsBeat@NWSportsBeat Memo to @VanCanucks its time to get Pavel Bure's name up in lights at Rogers Arena! #Enoughalready #Timehealswounds#Justdoit #CongratsPavel 26 Jun 12 Reply Retweet Favorite We are hearing via the score news ticker service that Pavel Bure the Vancouver Canucks iconic goal scoring legend has been inducted into the Hockey...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
June 26, 2012  |  Discuss

NHL Draft Lottery: Edmonton Wins 3rd Straight As Columbus Loses Out Again

The Edmonton Oilers will select first in the 2012 NHL Entry draft for the third straight year, the first team to do so since the Quebec Nordiques did in the late from 1989-91, where they selected Mats Sundin, Owen Nolan and Eric Lindros. This was anther blow to the Columbus Blue Jackets, who just can’t buy a break. Nail Yakupov is expected to be the first player drafted. Will...
Via Midwest Sports Fans
April 11, 2012  |  Discuss
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