3:16 AM EDT, Sat April 18, 2015
Toronto Sun 15 hours ago
Leafs rebuild has only just begun [Photos]

Leafs rebuild has only just begun [Photos]

Captain Dion Phaneuf is still a Maple Leaf as is leading scorer Phil Kessel, centre Tyler Bozak and fellow core member Joffrey Lupul.

New Leafs GM must trade Kessel and Phaneuf

The item at of the top of the to-do list for the next Maple Leafs general manager is simple. He has to trade Phil Kessel and Dion Phaneuf. Kessel has demonstrated time and again he doesn’t have the leadership qualities required to take the Leafs into the future. For too long he has been getting […]
Pension Plan Puppets Apr 12, 2015

11 wild moments from a crazy Leafs season

The terrifying lows, the dizzying highs, the creamy middles. Actually, they were mostly terrifying lows. Let's take a trip down memory lane and relive some moments that made this the wackiest and most controversial Leafs season, both on and off the ice. "I skated 10 times, maybe, all summer." Oh, Phil. You really put your foot in your mouth this time. Your footlong hot dog, amirite?! Phil Kessel doesn't rock a six-pack like some other NHL players, and the hockey media can't seem to stop poking him about it. So it was no surprise that when Kessel admitted at training camp he had spent the...
Toronto Sun Apr 6, 2015
Phil Kessel's reign as Leafs top goal scorer likely over

Phil Kessel's reign as Leafs top goal scorer likely over

His physical conditioning, competitive fire and dressing-room leadership have all been held up to ridicule this year.

Fresh Links: Three to Go Edition

Winning time, boys! Saturday's win keeps the Bruins in the mix, but the last three away games for the regular season are must-wins. Hats off to James Reimer , but the Bruins beat the Maple Leafs in a shootout win on Saturday. [The BostonGlobe] Have we witnessed the birth of a new fourth line? Is there now sympathy in Boston for Phil Kessel ? [HockeyBuzz] Despite a strong start and a barrage of shots, the Bruins troublingly couldn't finish in regulation. [WEEI] Patrice Bergeron carried the scoring for the Bruins, Gregory Campbell was healthy scratched for the first time since he...
National Post Mar 27, 2015

Toronto Maple Leafs’ Phil Kessel, David Booth fight during practice

The Toronto Maple Leafs' 2014-5 season has been short on wins and long on acrimony
Pension Plan Puppets Mar 27, 2015

Phil Kessel vs David Booth: Literally

This ins't a statistical comparison. Kessel and Booth got into it today at practice during a special teams drill Teammates often disagree at practice, but today Phil Kessel and David Booth got into a bit of a tussle at practice. It appears to have began during a drill involving powerplay and penalty kill units. Practice fight: Booth-Kessel going at it ... wow — Mark Masters (@markhmasters) March 27, 2015 Booth-Kessel go at it in practice... no punches but lots of pushing — Mark Masters (@markhmasters) March 27, 2015 Teammates had to separate Kessel-Booth... was during...

Kessel, Booth tussle at practice

Frustrations boiled over at Maple Leafs practice on Friday at the MasterCard Centre. Forwards Phil Kessel and David Booth tangled along the boards during a power-play drill, grasping each other in a bear hug until teammates moved in to break them up before punches could be thrown. Given the way the Leafs’ regular season has […]
Pension Plan Puppets Mar 21, 2015

[Saturday FTB]: You're lost.

Soshnikov signs; Kessel whines; Harburglar to dine? If you think the Leafs aren't trying "you're lost." That's according to Phil Kessel in a scrum yesterday. As you can imagine, this blew up into a whole big thing. Kessel: 'We're giving a full effort'Crank-of-the-season, Jonas Siegel, highlights how Horachek and Kessel have competing messages. Toronto Maple Leafs’ dressing room ‘pretty screwed up'An anonymous Leaf said "You’d think things would change. No one notices what’s going on here." Who was it? Apparently someone from the bottom 6 who thinks the top 6 stopped caring, and so...

Phil Kessel Photos

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  • Tyler Bozak

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    The future is coming quickly for Maple Leafs defenceman Morgan Rielly

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