Tag Archives: Phil Kessel

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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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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Somebody help Kessel – please!

You have to feel for Phil Kessel. The reluctant star finds himself thrust into the limelight as these playoffs progress. The bright lights and inquiring media minds who want to know only make his eyes squint and mouth utter those … Continue reading

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Let the show begin: Leafs Nation ready to rock

A warm hello to all the readers who’ve stumbled upon my little blog where I put in my two cents worth about hockey, mostly Leafs. This is a special time of course for die-hard Leafs’ fans as they are in … 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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Leafs open doors to hockey starved fans

By Rolf Sturm Whenever the word “free” is followed by anything having to do with MLSE, take note: It’s a situation that doesn’t come up very often for Leafs’ fans. In a somewhat surprising gesture, MLSE threw open the doors … Continue reading

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Leafs lose (again) to Bruins

Last night’s Leafs-Bruins game had a special family component for the visiting Leafs. Their dads were on hand to cheer on their sons in Beantown as part of a father-son road trip, courtesy of MLSE. Too bad it had to … Continue reading

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