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Community Top 25 under 25: #6-10

Annnnd we're back. Let's skip the preamble and get right into it, shall we? For the countdown until now: Community Top 25 under 25: #21-25 Community Top 25 under 25: #16-20 Community Top 25 under...


Community Top 25 under 25: #21-25

The votes are in! It's time to see what the non-management PPP community believes are the Top 25 Maple Leafs prospects in the organization. BCapp, Ben Schnell & myself have compiled some...


Player Usage Charts Fun - Maple Leafs Rosters

A week or so ago, the guys at Hockey Abstract put together Player Usage Charts (.pdf) for the 2011/2012 Season, which maps for all 30 teams how each player was utilized and how well they...


TOI-weighted NHL Team Ages

Inspired partly by my frustration of fellow Leafs' fans using "But we're the 2nd youngest team in the LEAGUE!" excuse and partly by James Mirtle's recent tweet on average NHL age, I decided to...


PPP Salary Cap Challenge, nhlcheapshot (2)

Procrastinating, I made another roster. I can go on and on about why this below team is the best but you can probably just see for yourself. Compare your life roster to mine then kill yourself...


PPP Salary Cap Challenge, nhlcheapshot

Getting right to the point: Capgeek Link. Forwards Bobby Ryan - Jonathan Toews - Jeff Skinner Loui Eriksson - Joe Pavelski - Max Pacioretty Mike Cammalleri - Sean Couturier - Radim Vrbata Mike...


The Nightmare in Net

The goaltending landscape in the NHL and what the Toronto Maple Leafs might do to improve.


Charting Games 1-23

The Leafs' first 23 games of the NHL season in chart form.


The Other Guys: SHOOOOOOOOOOOT v2.0

In replacing Tomas Kaberle, would you rather John-Michael Liles or Marek Zidlicky?


The Other Guys: Don't call it a Comeback

Jarret Stoll and Matthew Lombardi have a lot in common including their return from long-term injuries. Who do you prefer?


The Other Guys: Frail Forwards

Who would you pick between Tim Connolly and Kristian Huselius?


The Other Guys: Sick, Sick, Sick

Comparing Joffrey Lupul and Thomas Fleischmann. Which would you rather have in the blue and white?


Charting Optimism: How Phil Can Hit 50

What will Phil Kessel have to do to hit 50 goals this year?


Playing the Pessimist: Total Eclipse of the Chart

The Toronto Maple Leafs 2010/2011 Season was a wild ride - it was a tale of 2 teams, signs of progress, of individual successes but ultimately team failure. It was a season that involved...


Shot Through the Chart

"Put it on net and good things happen" they say, or at least good things happen about 10.83% of the time for forwards who played at least 20 games in the 2010-2011 season. It doesn't take a...


Kulemin: So Hot Right Now

Can Nikolai Kulemin repeat his 30 goal performance from 2010-11? How did other 30 goal scorers repeat their performance?


One Team's Trash...

Should the Toronto maple Leafs sign Steve Bernier?


Center of Attention : What Lies Within?

Editor's Note: nhlcheapshot ends his detailed look at the Leafs' centre position by examining the franchise's prospect depth. In the last few years, being a Toronto Maple Leafs fan means facing...


Center of Attention : The Art of the Trade

If the Maple Leafs do not sign Brad Richards who else might they pursue?


Center of Attention : Brad Richards Edition

An in-depth look at Brad Richards, the Maple Leafs' top UFA target.

2011 Hobey Baker Awards - Vote for Matt Frattin


Matt Frattin needs YOUR help to win the 2011 Hobey Baker Award. Fan voting is once per day in the link above, his name is all the way at the bottom. Vote now and vote often!

HockeysFuture.com looks at Toronto's AHL and ECHL prospects


Not a lot of new info here, but an update on how the prospects are doing.

Bert & Ernie talking Video games.


Bert & Ernie talking Video games.

Kadri pounding it out


"(Kadri’s weight) is 186 pounds right now and that’s 186 and strong," Hughes said. "We certainly believe he’s moving in the right direction." Slow news day. Also, the title was kinda funny.

Nine Teams Face 2010-2011 Cap Penalties


1. Chicago Blackhawks, $4,157,753 2. Boston Bruins, $1,759,795 3. Toronto Maple Leafs, $1,400,000 4. Edmonton Oilers, $354,500 5. San Jose Sharks, $327,500 6. Vancouver Canucks, $90,000 7. Pittsburgh Penguins, $83,979 8. Montreal Canadiens, $68,751 9. Detroit Red Wings, $50,000

Bobby Ryan & Ryan Getzlaf Skit At The NHL Awards


Bobby Ryan & Ryan Getzlaf Skit At The NHL Awards

Update from Burkey in Las Vegas


"I’ve turned down a late first-round pick for a player on my team already," Burke said, though he was vague whether it was Kaberle or Luke Schenn, whose name was also put forward by another team. "We’re at double digits in terms of teams who have made offers or expressed interest. There’s been lots of activity." "I have not had meaningful discussions with (Anaheim GM) Bob Murray about any player on my roster or his, certainly not Ryan."

Leafs 2nd worst in cost-effectiveness per win


$1.53M in "cost per win". Once again, only the Oilers managed to out-bad us.

No Cervenka for Leafs


Roman Cervenka signed a two years deal with the KHL team Avangard Omsk. Mentions he'd probably rather play side-to-side with Jagr than make the jump to the NHL.

Toronto Star: How to deal with heartbroken Habs fans


An angry Habs fan should be considered dangerous.

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