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Renaud Lavoie mentions Nashville as a Nylander trade partner

Renaud Lavoie appeared on Jeff Blair’s show on SN590 today and the question as to whether William Nylander enjoys country music was posed. This, of course, means that they were speculating the possibility of a trade that would send Nylander to the Music City for one of the Predators’ many defencemen.


Auston Matthews’ mom wins parent of the year

There were a lot of great things that went down last night. Matthews got his first point of the series, the Air Canada Centre was fired up, the Leafs did the hockey, and Auston’s mom Ema came to the arena wearing a tee shirt with his face on it. 


LGD: The return of the Bernier v. Sparks debate

In 2015, the Toronto Maple Leafs had bottomed out about as much as they were going to in today’s NHL. It took their starting goaltender until December 19th to record his first season win. They set a franchise record for number of single-season losses with a whopping fifty-three. And while the misery paid off in…


LGD: Make it Five

It’s game day for the Toronto Maple Leafs – and although it’s a road game, the team didn’t have to travel all that far to get where they were going. Toronto will look to put up their fifth consecutive win against their divisional rivals, the Buffalo Sabres, at the First Niagara Center just across the…


Calvin Pickard hits waivers in potentially great move for Toronto

The Leafs took a massive hit in their goaltending depth chart this fall, when an attempt to sneak both their third and fourth NHL-quality goaltenders through waivers on the same day resulted in neither avoiding a claim. Curtis McElhinney was picked up by the Carolina Hurricanes to fill in for an injured Scott Darling, and…