Tonight’s Projected Lines


Watch the Toronto Maple Leafs return to action as they visit their rivals Montreal Canadiens on Hockey Night in Canada (7PM, CBC, TSN 1050).



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Join Us for the Sport Chek Outdoor Practice


Leafs Nation, you’re all invited to the Sport Chek Outdoor Practice!

Join us at Greenwood Rink (150 Greenwood Ave., Toronto) on February 21st from 10:00 – 11:00 AM as the Leafs take their practice out into the community. The rink at Greenwood Park is Toronto’s first covered outdoor rink and was recently revitalized with over $300,000 in support from the MLSE Foundation.

The event will feature all the excitement and action of a full practice with the entire Leafs team (minus our 3 Olympians) hitting the Greenwood Rink ice. Members of the ...

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Valentine’s Day Cards: #TMLTalk Edition


Download the Valentine’s Day Cards: #TMLTalk Edition to your computer, print them out and send it to your special someone!

Phil Kessel’s Valentine’s Day card (pdf)


Colton Orr’s Valentine’s Day card (pdf)


Morgan Rielly’s Valentine’s Day card (pdf)


Jonathan Bernier’s Valentine’s Day card (pdf)

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Leafs/Canucks Game To Start At 6pm Saturday


When the Maple Leafs return home to take on the Vancouver Canucks on Saturday, please note that game time will be 6pm. You can watch the game on CBC and listen on Sportsnet FAN590.

Prior to puck drop, there will be a ceremony to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Leafs 1964 Stanley Cup winning team.

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Canadian Forces Appreciation Night Saturday

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When the Maple Leafs host the Ottawa Senators on Saturday, it will be the 8th annual Canadian Forces Appreciation Night. This years theme is Humanitarian Missions. All of the individuals involved in the pre-game ceremonies and various others in attendance assisted with the efforts recently in the Philippines.

The Leafs have had a long history with the Canadian Forces. Former owner Conn Smythe served in both World Wars  ans the team logo, selected by Smythe, is rooted to the leaf emblem Canadian soldiers bore on their helmets and uniforms.

Dozens of Leafs ...

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#HockeyTalks Night On Tuesday


The Leafs along with the other six Canadian teams are taking part in #HockeyTalks for the second consecutive year.

Hockey Talks is a month-long initiative of the seven Canadian NHL clubs to bring increased dialogue and awareness to mental health and effective treatments. The goal is to help bring this topic to the forefront in the public realm and alleviate misconceptions/stigma that has been unfairly associated with mental illness.

Leafs players will have Hockey Talks helmet decals and a group from Centre for Addiction & Mental Health will be in the Leafs community ...

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The Leafs & Saskatchewan


There are two indispensable men in Lloydminster, Saskatchewan.

One is ready to declare Saskatchewan an outpost of Leafs Nation.

The other, Mayor Rob Saunders, has to be a bit more diplomatic.

“I’m a Leafs fan, always was” said Wes Ringland, the Zamboni driver at the Centennial Civic Centre Arena that will be the centerpiece of Hockey Day in Canada, Saturday.

“They’re a good Canadian team and my favourite player is Wendel Clark. It’ll be an honour to shake his hand.”

Former Leaf Colby Armstrong, one of the favourite hockey sons of the Saskatchewan side of ...

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Clarkson, McLaren Placed On IR


Head coach Randy Carlyle told the media following Friday’s practice at MasterCard Centre that David Clarkson and Frazer McLaren were both placed on Injured Reserve.

Clarkson has been dealing with elbow bursitis while McLaren has a bruised shoulder.  The Leafs are expected to recall someone from the Toronto Marlies. Carlyle mentioned that possible names who could be called up include Jerry D’Amigo, Troy Bodie and Jamie Devane.

Forward Dave Bolland skated once again before practice as he continues to make his way back from the lacerated ankle. Carlyle said that he “looked ...

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Kulemin, JVR & Kessel To Play In Olympics


Maple Leafs forwards Nik Kulemin (Russia), Phil Kessel (USA) and James van Riemsdyk (USA) will represent their respective countries at the 2014 Sochi Olympics.

Kulemin was named to Russia’s team on Tuesday while Kessel and JVR were announced to the USA team following the Winter Classic last Wednesday.

Kessel had a goal and an assist in six games as a member of the silver-medal-winning U.S. team at the 2010 Vancouver Olympics. This will be van Riemsdyk’s first Olympic experience.

Playing for the host Russians will be Kulemin’s first time playing in the Olympics although ...

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Let The Festivities Begin


The 2014 NHL Winter Classic is just two days away but the biggest story  on Monday was the Leafs and Red Wings Alumni practices at Comerica Park. It was a chance for many old friends and foes to get caught up before they face-off against each other Tuesday afternoon (1pm CBC).

The players reacted like youngsters when Gordie Howe was escorted to the ice for the group photo.

Johnny Bower and Gordie Howe, two Hockey Hall of Famers and hockey legends shook hands and hugged at centre ice following the group photo.

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Alumni Rosters Announced

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The Leafs and Red Wings are set to face-off in the Winter Classic on January 1st but on December 31st, it will be the Alumni Showdown as Leafs and Red Wings alumni battle at Comerica Park.

There will be two games  and we know you are wondering who will be suiting up? Below are the rosters for both teams as of December 20th.

Toronto Maple Leafs – Game 1 roster

Forwards:  24 – Dan Daoust; 21 – Mark Osborne; 19 – Bill Derlago; 9 – Stew Gavin; 15 – Pat Boutette; 12 – Rob ...

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Potentially Three Leafs Prospects In World Juniors


It appears that the Maple Leafs will have three forward prospects taking part in the 2014 World Junior Hockey Championships in Malmo, Sweden this year. Final rosters do not have to be submitted until December 25th, one day before the tournament begins.

All three players were picked at the 2013 NHL Draft. First round draft pick Frederik Gauthier (Canada), fifth round pick Fabrice Herzog (Switzerland) and seventh round selection Andreas Johnson (Sweden) look like they will be representing the Blue and White for their respective countries.

Gauthier plays for Rimouski in the QMJHL where he has ...

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24/7 To Begin This Sunday


The countdown to the Winter Classic is on and this Sunday it is the first episode of the HBO show 24/7 Road To The Winter Classic.

A sneak peek with a look at the head coaches for the teams, Randy Carlyle and Mike Babcock.

Fans in the United States can watch the show Saturday night at 10pm while those in Canada will have to wait until Sunday, December 15th at 7:30pm to watch the show. all four episodes will air on Rogers Sportsnet.

Here is the full schedule of air times for the show ...

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The #SEAofBLUE Rolls On


One week in, the #SEAofBLUE movement is going strong. With over 23,00 social interactions, Leafs Nation is getting geared up for the Winter Classic on January 1st at the Big House in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

We have already given away a pair of tickets to the game on Twitter which we will do again this Friday. So make sure you are following @mapleleafs.

Don’t forget to use #SEAofBLUE in your tweets, photos, Instagram photos & videos and you will be on this page:

Two members of Leafs Nation were already winners for just ...

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Introducing The #SEAofBLUE


#SEAofBLUE is a movement that symbolizes the collective passion of Leafs Nation.

It will unify our players, alumni and fans as one of the greatest rivalries in hockey is re-kindled in advance of the biggest game in NHL History, January 1st at the Big House in Michigan.

What is the #SEAofBlue? Brooke & Matt fill you in on how you can be a part of the movement.

Below is a rundown of some of the contests and sites where you can find #SEAofBLUE photos and videos throughout the month. Check out the fan mosaic ...

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Lupul Skates Ahead Of Practice


The Maple Leafs returned to practice Monday as they prepared for a busy week as they host San Jose and Dallas before finishing the weekend with back-to-back games Saturday in Ottawa and home to Boston on Sunday.

Joffrey Lupul skated prior to practice as he makes his way back from a groin injury. He didn’t join the rest of the team for practice as he is expected to be out of the lineup a little while longer.

After missing Saturday’s game in Montreal, Cody Franon was held off the ice as a precaution with ...

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Leafs Look To Regroup Ahead Of Weekend


The Maple Leafs practiced in Buffalo Thursday afternoon as they looked to put Wednesday’s 6-5 shootout loss behind them and focus on games against division rivals Buffalo and Montreal this weekend.

Randy Carlyle was asked what happened in the third period against Pittsburgh where the Leafs were unable to register a shot on goal.

“We stopped skating, we didn’t execute, we did not move. We lined four across and we’re not a four across hockey team,” Carlyle said.

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24/7 – Road To The Winter Classic Promo


The countdown is on to the Winter Classic in Ann Arbor, Michigan at The Big House between the Leafs and Red Wings on January 1st, 2014.

Leading up to the game will be 24/7 Road To The Winter Classic which will track the Leafs and Red Wings journey on and off the ice to the game in Michigan.

The series will air in the United States on HBO and in Canada on Rogers Sportsnet. The first episode will be on December 15th in Canada.

HBO has just released this promo for the series. Check ...

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Leafs Take On The Pens


The Leafs begin a three-game road trip tonight against the Pittsburgh Penguins who currently sit in first place in the Metropolitan Division and third in the Eastern Conference. Pittsburgh has lost only three times at thome this season.

Tonight is the second of three meetings between these two teams. The Leafs took the first meeting 4-1 at Air Canada Centre on October 26th. Dave Bolland with two, Nazem Kadri and Phil Kessel scored. Toronto will be back in Pittsburgh on December 16th to close out the season series.

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Kadri Set To Return Thursday


The Leafs were on the ice at MasterCard Centre as they prepared for Thursday’s game against the Nashville Predators. Nazem Kadri will be back in the lineup following his three-game suspension for his hit on Minnesota Wild goaltender Niklas Backstrom.

Tyler Bozak and Mark Fraser both practiced but they remain doubtful to return to the lineup against the Predators.

Here is how the Leafs lines and defence pairings  looked on Wednesday.

All of the practice video with Randy Carlyle, Kadri, Bozak, Kulemin and Trevor Smith is below.

Randy Carlyle

Nazem Kadri

Tyler Bozak

Trevor Smith

Nikolai Kulemin

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