Coyotes Sink Slumping Maple Leafs – Hinostroza With Winner

TORONTO — Vinnie Hinostroza scored the winner in the third period as the Arizona Coyotes defeated the slumping Toronto Maple Leafs 4-2 on Sunday night. Clayton Keller, Mario Kempe and Lawson Crouse, into an empty net, had the other goals for Arizona (22-22-4). Darcy Kuemper stopped 25 shots. John Tavares and Travis Dermott replied for Toronto (29-17-2), which got 27 […]

Maple Leafs Want Redemption When Bruins Visit

TORONTO — It didn’t take long for John Tavares to get a feel for the Toronto Maple Leafs’ simmering rivalry with the Boston Bruins. No stranger to heated games between New York teams during his nine seasons with the Islanders, he was left fuming after the Leafs got thumped 6-3 in Boston last month. “It’s got to piss you off,” Tavares […]

NHL News & Notes: Andersen, Duchene & More

In today’s News & Notes, Frederik Andersen is approaching a return, Matt Duchene did not travel with the Ottawa Senators and Zach Aston-Reese has been placed on the injured reserve. Related: NHL News & Notes: Schmaltz, Smith, Renouf & More Andersen Likely to Return Soon After suffering a groin injury in late December, the Toronto […]

Maple Leafs Lose, but Nylander Scores & Non-All-Star Marner Shines

What a difference a month makes. On Dec. 1, the Toronto Maple Leafs went into St. Paul and beat the Minnesota Wild 5-3 on Nazem Kadri’s tie-breaking goal. On Thursday afternoon, the same Wild team came into Toronto and beat the Maple Leafs 4-3 on Zach Parise’s tie-breaking goal. Perhaps more interesting, is that William […]

NHL News & Notes: Canucks Trade, Ovechkin & More

In today’s News & Notes, the Vancouver Canucks and Ottawa Senators have made a trade, Alex Ovechkin has decided to forego attending the All-Star Game and Frederik Andersen is still out with an injury. Canucks and Senators Make a Trade The Canucks have traded goaltender Anders Nilsson and forward Darren Archibald to the Ottawa Senators […]

Blue Jackets Don’t Quite Stack Up to the Leafs

The Columbus Blue Jackets and Toronto Maple Leafs played the rubber match of their three-game season series Friday night at Nationwide Arena. It was the first game this season involving Auston Matthews. Could the Blue Jackets slow down the high-powered attack of the Maple Leafs with both Matthews and John Tavares in the lineup? At […]