Tag Archives: Toronto Maple Leafs

Opening Round of 2017 NHL Playoffs

The 2017 National Hockey League (NHL) playoffs start today. Highlights of this year’s playoffs include the Washington Capitals winning the Presidents’ Trophy for the second straight year with 118 points.  The Detroit Red Wings failed to make the playoffs for … Continue reading

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How to Fix the NHL Draft Lottery

With the NHL’s 2014-2015 regular season about to wrap up, the talk about what team will win the draft lottery has heated up.  At the same time, there has been talk about the lottery. In brief, the draft lottery is … Continue reading

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Pat Quinn has Passed Away

It has bee reported that long time coach Pat Quinn has passed away at the age of 71.  It passed away during the evening hours of November 23rd in hospital. Mr. Quinn played parts of nine seasons for the Toronto … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Johnny Bower

On November 8th 2014, the great goaltender Johnny Bower turned 90 years young.  To anyone who is a fan of hockey, especially the Toronto Maple Leafs, know who Mr. Bower is. Mr. Bower is famous for being the Hall of … Continue reading

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Pat Burns to be Inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame

It has announced that the late Pat Burns will be inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame on November 17th, 2014 as a member of the Class of 2014. As an NHL coach, Mr. Burns coached 1,019 games and winning … Continue reading

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Maple Leafs Announce Pre-Season Schedule

The Toronto Maple Leafs have announced their pre-season schedule for the 2014-15 NHL season.  The team will play eight games (four home games and four road games) against four teams. The pre-season starts out on September 22nd in London Ontario … Continue reading

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Toronto: The City of Champions

Recently, the City of Toronto celebrated its 180th birthday.  That made me think, is Toronto the City of Champions?  I believe it is. Toronto has had many successful sports teams of the years, both current and past.  Current sports teams … Continue reading

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Maple Leaf Gardens

Today, Maple Leaf Gardens (‘the Gardens’) turns 82 years old.  It opened November 12th, 1931 as the home of the Toronto Maple Leafs ice hockey team.  The Maple Leafs would go on to win the Stanley Cup in their first … Continue reading

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Hall of Famer Allan Stanley Passes Away

Hall of Fame defenceman Allan Stanley has passed away at the age of 87.  He he played for the New York Rangers, Chicago Blackhawks, Toronto Maple Leafs, Boston Bruins, and Philadelphia Flyers in the National Hockey League (N.H.L.), the Providence … Continue reading

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The Battle of Ontario

With the Toronto Maple Leafs set for the play their home opener against the Ottawa Senators, another year of the ‘Battle of Ontario’ is set to start.  Let’s take a look at the history of the Battle: The Battle of … Continue reading

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