Photo by Mark Blinch/NHLI via Getty Images Marner’s point streak continues, now at 18 games. Welcome to December. The Maple Leafs ended November with a bang last night, defeating the San Jose Sharks 3-1 with Ilya Samsonov back in the Leafs net having a great game. Here’s our full recap: The game brought Mitch Marner’s point streak up to 18, doing it this time with a … [Read more...] about FTB: How many games in a row can Mitch get a point?
Photo by Michael Chisholm/NHLI via Getty Images How exactly are the Leafs using their bargain squad of defenders? As all Leafs fans know, the team has played the last week, comprising five games, without Morgan Rielly, Jake Muzzin or TJ Brodie. In that span, Jordie Benn played part of one game, Victor Mete four, and Mac Hollowell has surprised nearly everyone by … [Read more...] about Defenceman usage during the injury disaster
Photo by Claus Andersen/Getty Images Five wins in a row! The Toronto Maple Leafs came into tonight’s game on a four game win streak, their longest of this short season, and wanting to extend it to five. The Sharks are winning sporadically, and shut out the Montreal Canadiens last night. The Leafs wore their Reverse Retro jerseys and Börje Salming memorial patches for … [Read more...] about Maple Leafs extend win streak, Marner extends his point streak as they beat the Sharks
Photo by Mark Blinch/NHLI via Getty Images If history plays out, the sequel will be much less scary than the original movie. Toronto Maple Leafs vs. San Jose Sharks7:00 p.m. ET at Scotiabank Arena TorontoWatch on: SN, NBCSCAOpponent’s Site: Fear The Fin Here is my preview of tonight’s game: Ilya Samsonov is back and in net for the Leafs. Aaron Dell is in net for the … [Read more...] about GDT: Leafs vs. Sharks
Both of these two players were Leafs and Sharks. | Photo by Don Smith/NHLI via Getty Images Are Ilya Samsonov and Conor Timmins in or out of the lineup tonight? San Jose Sharks @ Toronto Maple Leafs7:00 PM at Scotiabank ArenaWatch on: SN, NBCSCA Opponent’s Site: Fear The Fin The Leafs last game was an away game on November 28 against the Detroit Red Wings, which … [Read more...] about Preview: Leafs vs. Sharks
DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 28: Toronto Maple Leafs forward Calle Jarnkrok (19) and Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Justin Holl (3) look on during an NHL hockey game between the Toronto Maple Leafs and the Detroit Red Wings on November 28, 2022 at Little Caesars Arena in Detroit, Michigan. | Photo by Scott W. Grau/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images We have no idea. Let me talk … [Read more...] about Wednesday FTB: Are the Leafs good? Bad? Lucky? Unlucky?
BOSTON, MA - OCTOBER 15: Arizona Coyotes defenseman Conor Timmins (25) in warm up before a game between the Boston Bruins and the Arizona Coyotes on October 15, 2022, at TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. | Photo by Fred Kfoury III/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images The new defender didn’t exactly get glowing praise from Sheldon Keefe The Toronto Maple Leafs had a … [Read more...] about Practice Report: Conor Timmins may not be ready just yet
Photo by Rich Graessle/NHLI via Getty Images You all wrung your hands raw over his goalie decisions, how about now? Did you know that, after last night’s game, Matt Murray was 10th in the NHL among goaltenders for goals saved above average (GSAA) with a +5.11? And if you scroll down a bit, you’ll see that Ilya Samsonov with 8 games played is 19th in the league with a … [Read more...] about Tuesday FTB: Kyle Dubas will accept your apologies now
DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 28: Auston Matthews #34 of the Toronto Maple Leafs celebrates a goal against the Detroit Red Wings during first period of an NHL game at Little Caesars Arena on November 28, 2022 in Detroit, Michigan. | Photo by Dave Reginek/NHLI via Getty Images Mitch Marner gets #17 The Toronto Maple Leafs handily beat the Detroit Red Wings by the score of 4-2. … [Read more...] about Big Three score early, Murray shuts the door late, Maple Leafs beat Red Wings