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Toronto Maple Leafs – David Clarkson: The Contract from Hell

Toronto Maple Leafs – David Clarkson: The Contract from Hell

William Wilson April 6, 2014 2

There was almost immediate outcry when the Toronto Maple Leafs signed veteran forward David Clarkson to a seven-year, $36.75 million US contract. For starters, Clarkson has never really been known as a points producer.

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Toronto Maple Leafs – Meltdown Averted (for Now)

Toronto Maple Leafs – Meltdown Averted (for Now)

William Wilson April 4, 2014 5

Let me be completely honest at the outset: I didn’t expect the Toronto Maple Leafs to beat the Boston Bruins last night. Boston has been a tough matchup for the Leafs in recent years,

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Toronto Maple Leafs – Deja Vu

Toronto Maple Leafs – Deja Vu

William Wilson April 3, 2014 2

It seems that the Toronto Maple Leafs and the Boston Bruins share a destiny (or that the hockey gods seem to enjoy tormenting Leafs fans by constantly throwing bears in their way – in

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Toronto Maple Leafs – Surprise Offence Ends Losing Streak

Toronto Maple Leafs – Surprise Offence Ends Losing Streak

William Wilson April 2, 2014 1

Question: The Toronto Maple Leafs have lost eight games in row, Phil Kessel is nursing a bruised foot and the first line has been surprisingly quiet over the past few games. How do you

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Toronto Maple Leafs – Brian Burke Returns to Toronto

Toronto Maple Leafs – Brian Burke Returns to Toronto

William Wilson April 1, 2014 0

Toronto Maple Leafs fans will see a familiar face at the Air Canada Centre tonight as they watch their favourite team fight to keep its fading playoff hopes alive. Brian Burke will make his

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Toronto Maple Leafs – “Nail, meet Coffin”

Toronto Maple Leafs – “Nail, meet Coffin”

William Wilson March 30, 2014 2

You make a commitment to write about the Toronto Maple Leafs, but they make it so damn hard to write about them. What are you supposed to say? Fortunately, at this point in the

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Toronto Maple Leafs – A Moment to Reflect

Toronto Maple Leafs – A Moment to Reflect

William Wilson March 24, 2014 1

As the Toronto Maple Leafs move towards the close of the 2013-2014 regular season, there is both reason for optimism and pessimism in Leafs Nation. Since the team has been bombarded by negative news

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Toronto Maple Leafs Stand Pat on Trade Deadline Day

Toronto Maple Leafs Stand Pat on Trade Deadline Day

William Wilson March 5, 2014 25

As expected, the Toronto Maple Leafs went silent on trade deadline day. There was some talk that the Leafs would try to move Dave Bolland, who becomes an unrestricted free agent at the season’s

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Toronto Maple Leafs Find Themselves in Must-Win Territory

Toronto Maple Leafs Find Themselves in Must-Win Territory

William Wilson January 12, 2014 6

It’s no surprise that the Toronto Maple Leafs find themselves in must-win territory once again. The surprise, if any, is that it took them this long to dabble in irrelevance. After jumping out to another hot start, the

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David Clarkson Finally Nets His First Goal for the Toronto Maple Leafs

David Clarkson Finally Nets His First Goal for the Toronto Maple Leafs

William Wilson November 20, 2013 4

A small round of applause is due to David Clarkson: he finally scored his first goal for the Toronto Maple Leafs after 10 games of utter futility. The goal came during the third period

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