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The Hockey Writers

Maple Leafs Should Pursue Marc-Andre Fleury in Free Agency

The Toronto Maple Leafs seem to be in a precarious situation in regards to their goaltending situation. Starter Jack Campbell remains without a contract and while both sides are talking,…

Toronto Star

Leafs’ off-season enters crunch time as Jack Campbell’s return looks unlikely

Chris Johnston reports the latest updates on the Toronto Maple Leafs as the organization enters the draft and free agency.

Editor In Leaf

10 Former Toronto Maple Leafs that Are Free Agents This Year

The Toronto Maple Leafs will soon have the opportunity to sign free agent players to new contracts when NHL free agency opens on July 13th. The Leafs will look into every player available to improve the team as much as possible for this coming season.  There are even players from Toronto’s past that may return […] 10 Former Toronto Maple Leafs that Are Free Agents This Year - Editor In Leaf - Editor In Leaf - A Toronto Maple Leafs Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Editor In Leaf

3 Realistic Hypothetical Toronto Maple Leafs Trades

Free Agency is right around the corner which means the hypothetical trade machine is full steam ahead for the Toronto Maple Leafs. The Toronto Maple Leafs need to make a few changes in order to contend for a Stanley Cup next season. Led by Auston Matthews and Mitch Marner, that duo will take this team […] 3 Realistic Hypothetical Toronto Maple Leafs Trades - Editor In Leaf - Editor In Leaf - A Toronto Maple Leafs Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Editor In Leaf

Toronto Maple Leafs Trying to Trade Ilya Mikheyev Rights

The Toronto Maple Leafs appear to be moving on from Ilya Mikheyev. News came today, via Elliotte Friedman, that the Toronto Maple Leafs have informed other teams that they are open to trading Ilya Mikheyev’s rights before free-agency. The Leafs wouldn’t get much in this situation, but it might be worth it for another team […] Toronto Maple Leafs Trying to Trade Ilya Mikheyev Rights - Editor In Leaf - Editor In Leaf - A Toronto Maple Leafs Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

The Hockey Writers

3 Maple Leafs Free Agents the Oilers Should Target

As we continue to look at different teams that could help the Edmonton Oilers fill some possible needs in free agency, the Toronto Maple Leafs, a team that is strapped…

Pension Plan Puppets

New offseason cap calculation & updated RFA list

Photo by Andrew Lahodynskyj/NHLI via Leafs chip a chunk out of their cap space. With the news today that the Maple Leafs have re-signed Timothy Liljegren, it’s a good moment to revisit the offseason cap calculation to see where they sit going into free agency and what next season’s space will look like: The new deal doesn’t change things a great deal. There is less than $4 million in space on a projected roster that is still short some players, and Rasmus Sandin, Pierre Engvall and Ondřej Kaše remain unsigned and are counted in at only their qualifying offer...

Editor In Leaf

Toronto Maple Leafs Should Ask Tavares to Waive No-Trade Clause

If John Tavares ever wants to see the Toronto Maple Leafs win a Stanley Cup, he should waive his no-trade clause and watch from the sideline. When John Tavares came home, it was one of the greatest moments in Toronto Maple Leafs free agency history. Year-after-year, the Leafs continue to miss out on big-name free […] Toronto Maple Leafs Should Ask Tavares to Waive No-Trade Clause - Editor In Leaf - Editor In Leaf - A Toronto Maple Leafs Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Last Word on Hockey

Toronto Maple Leafs Goalie Possibly Hitting Free Agency Market

With the free agency approaching and nearly every team knocked out of the playoffs, contracts and player move rumours are flying. Teams are trying to fix flaws in their rosters from the previous season, while also trying to add to what remains. This is exactly what the Toronto Maple Leafs goalie team is doing this […] The post Toronto Maple Leafs Goalie Possibly Hitting Free Agency Market appeared first on Last Word On Hockey.

All About The Jersey

UFA Preview: Ondrej Palat & Nick Paul

Ondrej Palat has won a lot. He’s a winner. The Devils want to be winners. Will they win the Palat sweepstakes? | Nathan Ray Seebeck-USA TODAY Sports Today, we take a look at a pair of pending UFAs from the two-time (soon to be three-time?) Stanley Cup champion Tampa Bay Lightning in Ondrej Palat and Nicholas Paul. Do either of these forwards make sense for the Devils to pursue? Today, we continue our unrestricted free agency preview here at All About the Jersey. After previously looking at a pair of players from the Panthers, Hurricanes, Rangers, and Maple Leafs, we...

Editor In Leaf

Toronto Maple Leafs Thoughts on Campbell Negotiations

The Toronto Maple Leafs currently do not have a goalie for next season. According to Jonas Siegel of The Athletic, the Toronto Maple Leafs have been negotiating with Jack Campbell’s agent Kurt Overhardt. The two sides are said to have spoken a couple of times already. With free agency not happening until July 13th, both […] Toronto Maple Leafs Thoughts on Campbell Negotiations - Editor In Leaf - Editor In Leaf - A Toronto Maple Leafs Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Editor In Leaf

Toronto Maple Leafs: I Know It’s the Boring Period, but Come On…

The Toronto Maple Leafs fans and media have collectively gone crazy. If you’re just joining us, maybe this seems weird, but trust me, it’s an annual tradition for the Toronto Maple Leafs media and fans. You see, the NHL off-season is pretty fun.  There is the draft, the awards, free-agency and trades.  After the Stanley […] Toronto Maple Leafs: I Know It’s the Boring Period, but Come On… - Editor In Leaf - Editor In Leaf - A Toronto Maple Leafs Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

All About The Jersey

UFA Preview: Ilya Mikheyev and Ilya Lyubushkin

Dan Hamilton-USA TODAY Sports We go north of the border for the first time today in our UFA preview, looking at two different Ilyas both of the Toronto Maple Leafs; would either be a good target for the New Jersey Devils? The two topics of today’s unrestricted free agency preview targets share a lot of similarities. Both players last played for the Toronto Maple Leafs; both players also share the same first name of Ilya. Both players also are Russian-born, were undrafted, and will both be 28 by the start of next season. The one major difference between them is the...

Editor In Leaf

Toronto Maple Leafs Going With Complete Goaltending Overhaul

The Toronto Maple Leafs have one goaltender entering unrestricted free agency and another making $3.8 million that they now wish to move. As if that was not enough, the team is not renewing the contract for their goalie coach Steve Briere. Briere’s contract expires on June 30th, and so does his seven years with the […] Toronto Maple Leafs Going With Complete Goaltending Overhaul - Editor In Leaf - Editor In Leaf - A Toronto Maple Leafs Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Editor In Leaf

NHL Buyout Candidates the Toronto Maple Leafs Might Sign

The Toronto Maple Leafs might sign some players at a great discount after the NHL’s first buyout period begins, including a huge defenseman. Everyone loves a good deal, and the Toronto Maple Leafs are no stranger to the NHL bargain bins of free agency.  Last offseason they picked up some great finds in Michael Bunting, […] NHL Buyout Candidates the Toronto Maple Leafs Might Sign - Editor In Leaf - Editor In Leaf - A Toronto Maple Leafs Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Second City Hockey

Morning Bag Skate: 6-9-22

Photo by Bill Smith/NHLI via A daily look at hockey news around the world. This is your daily thread to talk about the latest hockey news. BLACKHAWKS Can the Blackhawks solve the Maple Leafs’ Petr Mrazek problem? (The Athletic) Should Blackhawks change up their defensive zone system? (NBC Sports Chicago) Taylor Raddysh has been a worthwhile acquisition (SCH) Eric Nesterenko, longtime Blackhawks forward, dies at 88 (Sun-Times) Blackhawks offseason preview: Rebuild plans will become clear during draft, free agency (Sun-Times) Tyler Johnson’s text to Ondrej Palat:...

Editor In Leaf

Kyle Dubas Must Solve Toronto Maple Leafs Goaltending Dilemma

It is no secret that the Toronto Maple Leafs are in the midst of a goaltending dilemma. Jack Campbell could be lost in free agency, and Petr Mrazek’s most likely not going to be back.   So who will the Toronto Maple Leafs starter be next season? Will general manager Kyle Dubas try his hand at […] Kyle Dubas Must Solve Toronto Maple Leafs Goaltending Dilemma - Editor In Leaf - Editor In Leaf - A Toronto Maple Leafs Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Second City Hockey

Morning Bag Skate: 6-8-22

Photo by Bruce Bennett Studios via Studios/ A daily look at hockey news around the world. This is your daily thread to talk about the latest hockey news. BLACKHAWKS Can the Blackhawks solve the Maple Leafs’ Petr Mrazek problem? (The Athletic) Should Blackhawks change up their defensive zone system? (NBC Sports Chicago) Taylor Raddysh has been a worthwhile acquisition (SCH) Eric Nesterenko, longtime Blackhawks forward, dies at 88 (Sun-Times) Blackhawks offseason preview: Rebuild plans will become clear during draft, free agency (Sun-Times) Tyler Johnson’s text to...

Tip of the Tower

Maple Leafs: Jack Campbell situation becoming increasingly uncertain

Jack Campbell is apparently leaning towards testing free agency next month, meaning the Leafs’ chances of retaining the goaltender appear to be headed in the wrong direction. The Leafs have plenty of questions to answer during the offseason, with arguably the biggest being if they can re-sign Jack Campbell? It’s anyone’s guess if the goaltender […] Maple Leafs: Jack Campbell situation becoming increasingly uncertain - Tip of the Tower - Tip of the Tower - A Toronto Sports Site - Maple Leafs, Blue Jays, Raptors, Toronto FC, Raptors and Argonauts

Maple Leafs dip into free agency, nab Moore plus Hainsey

David Amber, John Shannon and Chris Johnston discuss the Toronto Maple Leafs taking a dip into NHL free agency.

Lamoriello “extremely satisfied” with Maple Leafs’ free agency day

Lou Lamoriello talked about the Maple Leafs signing Ron Hainsey and Dominic Moore and what that means to the team going forward.