9:13 PM EDT, Mon May 02, 2016
Pension Plan Puppets 7 hours ago
Nikita Zaitsev is officially a Toronto Maple Leaf

Nikita Zaitsev is officially a Toronto Maple Leaf

Welcome our newest recruit to the team, everyone. We asked you after Nazem Kadri and Morgan Rielly were signed, who would be next and 2,835 of you picked Nikita Zaitsev, and you were right! It's official: defenceman Nikita Zaitsev is a member of the Toronto Maple Leafs. He has been signed to a one year entry level deal. He had an excellent regular season in the KHL and a better playoffs that just didn't quite end with the win he must have wanted. He was a huge part of his team's success, playing top pairing minutes and always the man in demand in tough situations. He comes to the Leafs a...

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Toronto Star 2 hours ago
Maple Leafs sign KHL defenceman Nikita Zaitsev

Maple Leafs sign KHL defenceman Nikita Zaitsev

The 24-year-old Moscow native had 26 points (eight goals, 18 assists) and 20 penalty minutes in 46 games with CSKA Moscow this past season.
National Post 11 hours ago

Toronto Maple Leafs to stay on ‘steady course’ despite No. 1 pick in NHL draft

One prospect, even one with the kind of talent Auston Matthews will bring to the NHL, does not a contending team make
Toronto Sun May 1, 2016
Leafs' top pick will have it easier: Wendel

Leafs' top pick will have it easier: Wendel

The previous Maple Leaf picked first overall thinks the next one has a better chance of seeing team success come early.
National Post May 1, 2016

Dismal seasons, draft lottery results mean lots of top prospects going into Canadian teams’ pipelines

Here are the players who could be taken by the seven Canadian teams with their first-round picks in the first 12 selections
Toronto Star May 1, 2016
Marlies welcome competition Auston Matthews would bring

Marlies welcome competition Auston Matthews would bring

Fight for jobs with the Leafs would get that much tougher should Toronto take young centre with No. 1 pick in June’s draft, as is expected.
Toronto Sun Apr 28, 2016
Former Maple Leafs heavyweight Colton Orr retires

Former Maple Leafs heavyweight Colton Orr retires

Former NHL tough guy Colton Orr has retired after a 13-year professional career.
Toronto Sun Apr 28, 2016
Draft lottery win would be boon for Maple Leafs

Draft lottery win would be boon for Maple Leafs

Being a bottom dweller in the NHL is supposed to translate to draft success. But for the Maple Leafs, it’s tough at the top of the order, too.
Toronto Sun Apr 24, 2016
Marlies up 2-0 on Sound Tigers

Marlies up 2-0 on Sound Tigers

The top-seeded Marlies can rely on many individual players, several of whom saw time with the Maple Leafs this season, but their first two playoff wins were the product of what coach Sheldon Keefe called “good team hockey.”
Toronto Sun Apr 23, 2016
The man who scored the Leafs' first goal

The man who scored the Leafs' first goal

Want the floor during a noisy hockey trivia debate? Try asking ‘who scored the first goal in Maple Leafs history’?
Toronto Sun Apr 22, 2016
TOP FIVE: Marlies vs. Sound Tigers

TOP FIVE: Marlies vs. Sound Tigers

The top seeded Marlies, stacked with Maple Leaf prospects, begin the AHL playoffs Saturday (7 p.m. Leafs TV) in Connecticut, a best-of-five against the Bridgeport Sound Tigers, farm team of the Islanders. Here are five points of contention:
National Post Apr 22, 2016
Toronto Maple Leafs prospect Mitch Marner scoring like Connor McDavid did a year ago in OHL playoffs

Toronto Maple Leafs prospect Mitch Marner scoring like Connor McDavid did a year ago in OHL playoffs

One year ago, McDavid put together one of the most dominating playoffs in OHL history. Marner is on the same kind of scoring path
Toronto Sun Apr 21, 2016
Bill Barilko’s real Cup-winning puck emerges

Bill Barilko’s real Cup-winning puck emerges

In the 11 years that Bill Barilko’s body lay undiscovered in a Northern Ontario plane wreck, the string of Maple Leaf Stanley Cups came to a sudden end.
Toronto Star Apr 21, 2016
Marlies’ Calder Cup quest key to Maple Leafs blueprint

Marlies’ Calder Cup quest key to Maple Leafs blueprint

William Nylander and the Marlies look to learn what it takes to win in playoff pressure cooker at AHL level before next NHL test.

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