Tag Archives: Toronto Maple Leafs

  • 11 Worst Moments in Toronto Maple Leafs History

    11 Worst Moments in Toronto Maple Leafs History

    Last week, just about 10 days before the hurried start of the shortened and condensed 48-game 2013 NHL season, the richest and most valuable team in the league did a very strange thing: the Toronto Maple Leafs threw their entire organizational structure into disarray by firing loudmouth GM Brian Burke. In fairness, Burke had been […]

  • Ontario Lawyer Buys Toilet from Maple Leaf Gardens for $5,300 (Pics)

    Ontario Lawyer Buys Toilet from Maple Leaf Gardens for $5,300 (Pics)

    How much would you pay for a toilet from the home locker room of your favorite sports team’s historic venue? It’s a hard question to answer, isn’t it? I mean, for the most part, we really don’t know what the going rate for such a unique piece of sports memorabilia would be. However, recently one […]

  • Claude Giroux Scores A Shootout Beauty (Video)

    Claude Giroux Scores A Shootout Beauty (Video)

    With 25 goals and 80 points in 64 games this season, Claude Giroux has solidified his spot amongst the top ten most skilled players in the NHL these days.  And he may have bumped his name up a few more spots on that list following his performance in the shootout during Saturday’s game against the […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Thornton vs. Rosehill — 3/6/12

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Thornton vs. Rosehill — 3/6/12

    During what may have very well been the best night of Fisticuffs from the 2011-12 NHL season, last night’s action on the ice provided a total of nine fight.  At least half of those were worthy of some consideration for “Frozen Fisticuffs Fight of the Night” honors, including Dennis Seidenberg vs. Colby Armstrong, Brandon Dubinsky […]

  • Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Brown vs. Staubitz — 3/3/12

    Frozen Fisticuffs Fight Of The Night — Brown vs. Staubitz — 3/3/12

    Despite the fact that both teams are sitting near the bottom of the NHL’s standings, the rivalry between the Toronto Maple Leafs and the Montreal Canadiens is as fierce as ever.  That was evident during Saturday night’s game between the two clubs, as a hit by the Canadiens’s Brad Staubitz on Leafs captain Dion Phaneuf […]

  • This Day In Sports History (February 2nd) – Ian Turnbull

    This Day In Sports History (February 2nd) – Ian Turnbull

    It was on this day in 1977 that Toronto Maple Leafs’ defenseman Ian Turnbull scored five goals during a 9-1 victory over the Detroit Red Wings.  To this day, his 5-goal performance still stands as a record for most goals in a game by an NHL defenseman. During the game, Turnbull only had five shots […]

  • Watch Nick Foligno Send Dion Phaneuf Head-Over-Heels (Video)

    Watch Nick Foligno Send Dion Phaneuf Head-Over-Heels (Video)

    Some of you may recall a low hit by Brad Marchand on the Canucks’ Sami Salo that resulted in a five-minute clipping penalty and a five-game suspension for the Bruins’ forward.  Well it appears as though the NHL and their chief disciplinarian, Brendan Shanahan, have a very similar case on their hands following last night’s […]