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Carlyle and Leafs make strong statement with comeback win

Whether the Toronto Maple Leafs win another game in this series or go deep into the playoffs, Saturday’s 4-2 victory over the Boston Bruins has to go down as one of the best team accomplishments of the season. If the Leafs … Continue reading

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Stick a fork in it, Leafs officially done

When the official end finally arrived with a gutless 3-0 loss to the Carolina Hurricanes, Leafs’ fans could barely muster enough contempt to rain down a strong chorus of boos. It was more apathy than anything else. Maybe they’re so … Continue reading

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Gretzky @ 50: What’s the next move for Number 99?

Goodness gracious, where has the time gone? The Wayner, The Great One, has hit the big five-oh. Still boyish, trim and hair-blessed at five decades but more statesman-like with a few more wrinkles.  He’s aged well I’d have to say; … Continue reading

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Coaches cornered: How long before you lose the room?

Well Bruce Boudreau didn’t spend much time in the unemployment line after being jettisoned Monday as the Washington Capitals’ coach. The coach who holds the NHL record for notching 200 wins the soonest is also the soonest to be re-hired. … Continue reading

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Gretzky to be a Leafs owner?

A story making the rounds this week in the hockey world has Wayne Gretzky joining a group that may bid to buy the Toronto Maple Leafs. As is often the case with these things, there’s more smoke than fire but … Continue reading

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