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5 Things the Toronto…
Posted 2 hours ago

The Toronto Maple Leafs face a difficult task against the Chicago Blackhawks on Saturday night. It’s a tough test against Chicago, and it will be the second game in a back-to-back after a game Friday night against the Columbus Blue Jackets.
The Blackhawks are one of the premier teams in the NHL. The Leafs, well, not so much.
While the Blackhawks can bring something less than their “A” game to the rink and pull out a victory, the Leafs cannot. Let’s take a look at five things the Leafs must improve upon to beat Chicago this weekend.
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Pittsburgh Penguins …
Posted 5 hours ago
Pittsburgh Penguins Prove They're Contenders …

After making big changes during the offseason, the Pittsburgh Penguins are aiming to get back into the Stanley Cup conversation in 2014-15. They took a solid step in that direction…

Joffrey Lupul Injury…
Posted 5 hours ago
Joffrey Lupul Injury: Updates on Maple Leafs …

The Toronto Maple Leafs will be without veteran winger Joffrey Lupul for the time being due to an injury suffered during a practice session. 
According to the Maple Leafs’ public relations…

Ranking the 10 Bigge…
Posted 8 hours ago

Consider this delightful photo of Montreal Canadiens fans in Vancouver a tip of the cap to their team’s hot start, and it’s somewhat surprising nature. At 8-2-1, the Habs are exceeding early-season expectations, but since people at ESPN, NHL.com, SB Nation and the man typing this had them reaching the Stanley Cup Final, it’s not that surprising.
As for the other 10 items on this list, they are far more surprising than anything happening in Montreal.
There are teams exceeding expectations and one team finding a way to come under the low bar that had been set for it. Durable stars suddenly…

Philadelphia Flyers …
Posted 13 hours ago
Philadelphia Flyers Players Get Scared by 'Sn…

It’s the time of tricks and treats, and when Philadelphia Flyers equipment manager Derek Settlemyre saw a golden opportunity to prank his team’s players, he took it.
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Alex Burrows suspend…
Posted 6 hours ago

The NHL’s department of player safety on Friday suspended Vancouver Canucks forward Alex Burrows three games for an illegal hit on Montreal Canadiens defenceman Alexei Emelin

Leafs lose Lupul ind…
Posted 5 hours ago

Toronto Maple Leafs winger Joffrey Lupul reportedly stepped on a stick and fell at practice Thursday and is out of the lineup indefinitely after breaking his right hand.

Is Alex Ovechkin the…
Posted 4 weeks ago

Alex Ovechkin is the reigning Maurice Richard Trophy winner in the NHL, but is he really the most efficient goal scorer in the league? Gustav Nyquist, Corey Perry and Rick Nash may have something to say. Check out our infographic.

Leafs' Kessel, Winni…
Posted 2 hours ago

The Toronto Maple Leafs downed the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-1 Friday night with huge efforts from Daniel Winnik and Phil Kessel, each of whom had a goal and two assists.

NHL star Vanek linke…
Posted 13 hours ago

NHL star Thomas Vanek’s name has surfaced again in connection with a case involving an alleged illegal sports gambling ring and money laundering in Western New York.