Tag Archives: Toronto Maple Leafs

  • Toronto Maple Leafs Penalty Box Guy is Looking Good (Video)

    Toronto Maple Leafs Penalty Box Guy is Looking Good (Video)

    When your hockey team is in the midst of an eight-game losing streak, there are only two things that will help you feel good about yourself again. The first is winning, which the Toronto Maple Leafs’ players took care of during Tuesday night’s 3-2 victory over the Calgary Flames, snapping their eight-game skid in the […]

  • Drunk Fan Runs Onto Ice During Leafs-Lighting Hockey Game at ACC (Video)

    Drunk Fan Runs Onto Ice During Leafs-Lighting Hockey Game at ACC (Video)

    An injured starting goaltender, a riff between their back-up and head coach, and a three-game losing streak has everyone in Leaf Land (home of the NHL’s Toronto Maple Leafs) going bananas.  This is nothing new, however, as the team has experienced its fair share of struggles over the past decade…or four. For those who don’t […]

  • This Day In Sports History (February 7th) — Darryl Sittler

    This Day In Sports History (February 7th) — Darryl Sittler

    It was on this day in 1976 that Toronto Maple Leafs forward Darryl Sittler set an NHL record by recording ten points in a single game.  He broke the previous record of eight, which was held by both Maurice Richard and Bert Olmstead. Playing against the Boston Bruins, Sittler scored an amazing six goals and […]

  • Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is Looking For a Leafs Jersey That Fits Him Properly (Photo)

    Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is Looking For a Leafs Jersey That Fits Him Properly (Photo)

    There are a wide range of problems that come with being a staffer for Toronto’s lovable mayor, Rob Ford.  Among them are covering up his crack-smoking addiction, avoiding questions regarding his crack-smoking addiction, and arranging therapy sessions for his crack-smoking addiction. And when you aren’t doing any of those, you’re probably busy trying to find […]

  • The 2014 Winter Classic Was Both Winter and Classic

    The 2014 Winter Classic Was Both Winter and Classic

    The NHL’s Winter Classic is not about showcasing hockey’s speed and skill. The goal is to remind everyone—in the dead of winter—that hockey is the winter sport par excellence. And yesterday the annual New Year’s Day outdoor game did exactly that. With 105,491 fans at Michigan’s famous “Big House”—braving snow and a game time temperature […]

  • Mikhail Grabovski Gets Accidental Skate to the Face (GIF)

    Mikhail Grabovski Gets Accidental Skate to the Face (GIF)

    At Saturday’s NHL match-up between the Washington Capitals and the Toronto Maple Leafs, the Caps’ Mikhail Grabovski faced off against his old teammates in Toronto, and suffered a pretty nasty injury in the process. It happened when Maple Leafs forward David Clarkson‘s skate accidentally hit Grabovski in the face after a failed dive. The hit […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 10/29/2013 — Phil Kessel

    Stat Line of the Night — 10/29/2013 — Phil Kessel

    Nine games into the 2013-14 NHL season, Toronto Maple Leafs winger Phil Kessel had just two goals during what many were describing as a very slow start for the 26-year-old sniper.  Just four games later, Kessel is sitting in third in the league with nine goals scored, and second in the league with a total […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 10/22/2013 — Phil Kessel

    Stat Line of the Night — 10/22/2013 — Phil Kessel

    With only two goals scored through the first nine games of the season, many of the fans and members of the media in Toronto were beginning to wonder where Phil Kessel’s scoring touch had gone.  Luckily for him, and unfortunately for the Anaheim Ducks, the 26-year-old winger out of Wisconsin was able to regain that […]