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Depth Propels Toronto Maple Leafs to Victory over Philadelphia Flyers

Depth Propels Toronto Maple Leafs to Victory over Philadelphia Flyers

William Wilson March 9, 2014 12

If I said in advance of yesterday’s game against the Philadelphia Flyers that the Toronto Maple Leafs would squeak out a 4-3 win in overtime, you’d probably think to yourself, “Wow. Kessel, JVR and

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Toronto Maple Leafs take on the Philadelphia Flyers Tonight

Toronto Maple Leafs take on the Philadelphia Flyers Tonight

William Wilson March 8, 2014 17

After two days of the rest, the Toronto Maple Leafs return to action tonight. They’ll be hosting the Philadelphia Flyers at the Air Canada Centre in one of their final home games of the

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Tyler Bozak to the Rescue

Tyler Bozak to the Rescue

William Wilson March 6, 2014 20

The Toronto Maple Leafs want to solidify their hold on a playoff spot, and that showed in their effort last night against the New York Rangers. Of course, they didn’t exactly play in ideal

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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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Dion Phaneuf, Toronto Maple Leafs Reach Agreement on Seven-Year Extension

Dion Phaneuf, Toronto Maple Leafs Reach Agreement on Seven-Year Extension

William Wilson December 31, 2013 0

The New Year is often seen as an opportunity for change. Depending on their situation, many people will pursue either minor or major life changes. This may include something relatively simple like promising to

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Tyler Bozak Provides an Immediate Boost to the Toronto Maple Leafs

Tyler Bozak Provides an Immediate Boost to the Toronto Maple Leafs

William Wilson December 30, 2013 1

The Toronto Maple Leafs were hoping that Tyler Bozak would provide an immediate boost to their flagging offence upon his return to the lineup Sunday night, and that’s exactly what he provided. Bozak wasted little

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After 20 Games, Toronto Maple Leafs Remain on Course for Success

After 20 Games, Toronto Maple Leafs Remain on Course for Success

William Wilson November 18, 2013 4

Hockey loves ship analogies. They work for some reason and when it comes to the Toronto Maple Leafs, I cannot think of any better way to capture their largely successful, but sometimes uneven start to the 2013-2014 season.

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Toronto Maple Leafs Survive Dance with the Devils, Head to Boston

Toronto Maple Leafs Survive Dance with the Devils, Head to Boston

William Wilson November 9, 2013 5

It wasn’t pretty, but the Toronto Maple Leafs were eventually able to secure a 2-1 over the lowly New Jersey Devils via the shootout last night. With Prime Minister Stephen Harper in attendance for

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Toronto Maple Leafs Add Veteran Centerman Jerred Smithson

Toronto Maple Leafs Add Veteran Centerman Jerred Smithson

William Wilson November 6, 2013 21

In an effort to battle injuries, the Toronto Maple Leafs have added veteran centerman Jerred Smithson. Smithson was signed by the team to a one-year deal. The exact financial terms of the deal remain

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Fighting: It’s Part of the Game

Fighting: It’s Part of the Game

William Wilson November 4, 2013 17

Two days ago my colleague Mike Smith wrote a short piece about the place of fighting in hockey. It seems that Mike and I share a similar mindset on the topic (the same can

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