Nichushkin Scores Shorthanded Winner as Avalanche Top Maple Leafs

TORONTO — Valeri Nichushkin scored a shorthanded goal in the third period as the Colorado Avalanche defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-1 on Wednesday. Nathan MacKinnon, with a goal and an assist, and Joonas Donskoi, into an empty net, also scored for Colorado (17-8-2). Philipp Grubauer stopped 38 shots the Avalanche, who played for the first time since Saturday. Zach […]

Maple Leafs’ Prospect Report: Kaskisuo’s NHL Debut and Korshkov’s Emergence

While the Toronto Maple Leafs have struggled at the NHL level over the past week and a half, the future of the organization seems to be in good hands no matter where their prospects are suiting up. On Saturday, the Maple Leafs even saw one of their goaltending prospects make his NHL debut against the […]

NHL Rumors: Maple Leafs, Devils, Oilers, Penguins, More

In today’s NHL rumor rundown, there is news out of New Jersey as the team waives a big-name goaltender, speculation head coach Mike Babcock has lost his locker room and news surrounding the Edmonton Oilers. Finally, are the Pittsburgh Penguins hanging onto Jack Johnson? Babcock Lost the Room? Time to Make a Trade? James Mirtle […]

NHL Rumors: Maple Leafs, Islanders, Kings, More

In today’s NHL rumor rundown, there is news on the Toronto Maple Leafs struggles and what it means for the coach and players who might be available, Thomas Greiss out of the New York Islanders organization talks contract extension and what is the latest on in Los Angeles with Ilya Kovalchuk? Maple Leafs Struggles Tyson […]

Leafs Fan, 11, Gets Massive Twitter Response to Disappointing Birthday

By The Canadian Press November 3rd, 2019 CORNER BROOK, N.L. — Some high-profile athletes are rallying around an 11-year-old Toronto Maple Leafs fan who had a disappointing birthday party. Leafs forwards Mitch Marner and John Tavares are among those tweeting birthday wishes to Kade Foster in response to a call from the boy’s dad. Jason Foster […]

Nyquist’s Penalty-Shot Goal the Difference as Blue Jackets Beat Leafs in OT

TORONTO — Gustav Nyquist scored on a penalty shot at 1:57 of overtime as the Columbus Blue Jackets defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-3 on Monday. Riley Nash, Pierre-Luc Dubois and Alexander Wennberg scored in regulation for Columbus (4-3-2). Nick Foligno chipped in with two assists for the Blue Jackets, who got 28 stops from Joonas Korpisalo. Columbus Blue Jackets […]