Tag Archives: James Reimer

All on the line tonight in Game 7 showdown

Game 6: Leafs 2, Bruins 1 Maybe in our wildest dreams we were willing to go there but didn’t dare to given the way things started with that beating in Beantown. But here we are: Game 7. Tonight. Boston. Win and … Continue reading

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Reimer finally steals one in Game 5 classic

They came to play these Maple Leafs did. Anything to extend the series to keep the magic going and bring it back home to T.O. and their fans for at least one more dance with the Bruins. They competed. They … Continue reading

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Cheer up, things just might be better in Boston

No doubt about it, the Maple Leafs find themselves facing a daunting task to stay alive in their best of seven quarter-finals against the Boston Bruins after a crushing 4-3 overtime defeat in Game 4. Things would look so much … Continue reading

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A few clouds darken upbeat Leafs

By Rolf Sturm Being the eternal realist sort, part of me can’t buy into the general glee surrounding the Maple Leafs current success. Rounding the quarter pole in this lockout-shortened season, the local team is on a four-game win streak, … Continue reading

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Three thoughts after three Leafs games in 300 words

Notwithstanding the broken forearm suffered by Joffrey Lupul who took a Dion Phaneuf shot in the Penguins game that will keep him out for six weeks, it’s been a pretty good week for the Leafs with some encouraging early signs. … Continue reading

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Streaky Leafs dealing with inconsistency in net

Funny what a difference a week makes in Leafland. Last week riding a four-game win streak with The Monster on a roll, the Maples were looking to make it five in a row going into what’s been a graveyard for them … Continue reading

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Reimersson or Gustaver – take your pick

It’s becoming rather clear that at the halfway point of this NHL season, the Toronto Maple Leafs do not have a number one goaltender. Despite being signed over the summer to a 3-year, $5.8M deal to ostensibly become the go-to … Continue reading

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