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Toronto Maple Leafs: Kings or Jesters?

Toronto Maple Leafs: Kings or Jesters?

William Wilson March 13, 2014 22

The argument could very easily be made that the Toronto Maple Leafs are the closest thing to royalty in the NHL. Think about it: they have a storied history, loyal (mindless?) fan base and

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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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Further Changes Ahead for Toronto Maple Leafs

Further Changes Ahead for Toronto Maple Leafs

William Wilson June 28, 2013 0

Dave Nonis continues to express lukewarm interest in retaining the services of pending unrestricted free agent Tyler Bozak. Speaking before this weekend’s NHL Entry Draft, Nonis told reporters that he doesn’t foresee any movement

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Falling Leafs

Falling Leafs

William Wilson January 17, 2013 0

Update: As expected, Connolly cleared waivers and will now join the Marlies. Under the new CBA, the Leafs can recall him at any time without going through the waiver process again. Expect to see

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“Hello, Goodbye”

“Hello, Goodbye”

William Wilson January 16, 2013 0

Goodbye, Matt. We barely knew you. The Leafs have reportedly sent seldom used center Matthew Lombardi to the Phoenix Coyotes for a conditional third-round pick in the 2014 entry draft. Lombardi’s departure represents the first trade

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Gardiner Bound*

Gardiner Bound*

William Wilson January 15, 2013 6

Update: Gardiner may be back, but James “the Glass Man” van Riemsdyk left practice early with an apparent foot injury. He’s like a younger version of Tim Connolly. There’s finally some positive news coming

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Guess Who’s Back? Back to Work?

Guess Who’s Back? Back to Work?

William Wilson January 6, 2013 3

If there was ever an appropriate time to quote Eminem, that time is now. After a 113 day lockout, guess who’s back? Back again? That’s right. The NHL and the NHLPA have finally reached

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Center of Controversy?

Center of Controversy?

William Wilson August 24, 2012 4

If Toronto is the center of the hockey universe, then there might be trouble at its heart. Since the departure of former captain and Nordic hockey god Mats Sundin, the Leafs have found themselves

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