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Phil Kessel Humor

Non NHL Fans Try To Guess Phil Kessel's Day Job--> 6). Tow Truck Driver— Goalie Humor (@GoalieHumor) October 18, 2014I thought this tweet was really funny.
Via Goon's World
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Maple Leafs Injury Update: Brandon Kozun Out a Minimum of Six Weeks with High Ankle Sprain

The Toronto Maple Leafs’ offense took a hit on Friday as forward Brandon Kozun suffered a high ankle sprain against the Detroit Red Wings. reported that Kozun was injured while going into the boards. A clip of the injury can be seen right here. Kozun was helped off the ice and did not return. #457138732 / gettyimages.comBrandon Kozun was primed for a breakout rookie...
Via Sports Injury Alert
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Red Wings negate frustrated Kessel

It sure looked like a frustrating night in the Motor City for Phil Kessel and it went deeper than just being held off the scoresheet for a second consecutive night. There was a nasty slash to the wrist that sent him to the dressing room in the third period and a brief visit from team doctors. There was a comical, bumbled slapshot attempt from the point. And there was his role in...
Via Pro Sports Daily
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Yet Another Maple Leafs Fan Throws Jersey On Ice In Loss To Red Wings (GIF)

The Toronto Maple Leafs are only 2-3-0 and only two weeks into the season, but some fans are already fed up with the team. The Maple Leafs were blown out 4-1 Friday night by the Detroit Red Wings.  The loss dropped the Leafs to fifth place in the Atlantic Division — on Oct. 18 — and that was enough to push one Leafs fan to the brink. Yet again, a Leafs fan littered the Air Canada...
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Maple Leafs Injury Update: Brandon Kozun leaves game with apparent ankle injury

Toronto Maple Leafs rookie forward Brandon Kozun left Friday night's game in the second period and did not return, as confirmed by the team's official Twitter account. The injury occurred when Kozun was hit into the boards by Detroit Red Wings defenseman Kyle Quincey and his leg went awkwardly behind him, between his body and the boards. He was helped off the ice and put...
Via Sports Injury Alert
2 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Fan throws Maple Leafs jersey on Air Canada Centre ice

In the midst of the Maple Leafs falling below .500 with a 4-1 loss to the Red Wings what was thought to be a disgruntled Toronto fan proceeded to throw a Leafs jersey on the ice during the third period. Stephen Whyno of the Canadian Press later tweeted that Toronto captain Dion Phaneuf  wasn’t pleased with […]
Via The Majors National
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Leafs inquired about Mike Babcock

It looks as though Mike Babcock could be a hot commodity on the free agent market this NHL offseason. The Detroit Red Wings head coach reportedly turned down an extension from the team, and he might already have received another offer. Sportsnet’s Nick Kypreos reported Friday that the Toronto Maple Leafs inquired about Babcock’s status during a call with the Red Wings earlier...
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Jake Gardiner has been freed, will play tonight versus Detroit

Defenseman Jake Gardiner will be back in the Maple Leafs’ lineup tonight, according to approximately three million tweets from Toronto reporters. Gardiner has been a healthy scratch the past two games, both Toronto wins. When asked the other day what the 24-year-old defenseman — the same guy who signed a five-year, $20.25 million contract extension in the summer — could do...
Via Pro Sports Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Dreger: Leafs weren't "aggressive" on Reimer trade front

“Not aggressively Dave, to be honest. Their interest was in signing him, but the agent through James Reimer, of course, and his input wanted him to at least explore the opportunity of trade. And they did that. “I don’t know exactly what the asking price was for Reimer, but I know that it never was close to being met. And there wasn’t a ton of interest, which really isn...
Via Pro Sports Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Evening Line - Nazem Kadri

“It sucks, I don’t like it all. But I’m not going to let it ruin my confidence or my self-esteem as a player because at the end of the day I know what I can do and I believe in myself. “I don’t want to say it works because then they’ll just keep giving me tough love,” he continued. “[But] I think I respond well to it. It doesn’t really bother me. I’m...
Via Kukla's Korner
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Phil Kessel Can’t Shake Unrealistic Expectations In Toronto

After scoring the overtime winner Tuesday night against the Colorado Avalanche, Phil Kessel is second in Leafs’ scoring with 2 goals and 3 assists. He is also a minus 3 with 4 penalty minutes. Some might say that the value Kessel has added to the team has been washed out by his plus minus and yes, some folks still think that plus minus is a relevant stat for a player who is expected...
Via Beyond The Benches
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Maple Leafs Injury Update: James Reimer Left Game as Part of Concussion Protocol

Toronto Maple Leafs goalie James Reimer left last nights game against the New York Rangers when Dominic Moore made contact with his head as Reimer was covering up the puck. Video of the injury shows an unintentional bump to the head and Reimer was able to leave the ice under his own power.#478016381 / gettyimages.comAccording to Rosie DiManno of the Toronto Star, James Reimer felt...
Via Sports Injury Alert
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Nazem Kadri calls out fan who tossed jersey on the ice

The latest trend in hockey is to throw your jersey out on the ice to show your displeasure with the team. The ritual, one which has been met with mixed reactions by the hockey community, popped up in Toronto while the Maple Leafs were struggling against the Pittsburgh Penguins. Here’s a video of the jersey toss: Throwing a jersey on the ice just two games into the year seems...
Via Puck Drunk Love
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Leafs player shocked at the prices of Leafs tickets

Brandon Kozun has made the Toronto Maple Leafs roster heading into 2014-15. Kozun has been fairly calm after receiving the news, telling the Toronto Sun that the whole thing won’t really set in until he plays in his first game. While he isn’t surprised he made the team, he was taken back by how expensive tickets are to see the Maple Leafs. Lupul on Kozun: "He asked how...
Via Puck Drunk Love
13 days ago  |  Discuss

2014-15 Toronto Maple Leafs Preview: Jonathan Bernier Key To Playoff Chances

The Toronto Maple Leafs appeared to be headed for a second straight playoff appearance before a second-half collapse (13 losses in last 16 games) dropped them to 12th place in the Eastern Conference and nine points out of the wild card last season. Toronto’s struggles in the final weeks of the season can be attributed, at least in part, to starting goaltender Jonathan Bernier dealing...
13 days ago  |  Discuss
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