Morgan Rielly (left) has taken a step forward this season, but he’s in the minority. Part of that is due to heightened expectations the team faces this year after reaching the playoffs last season with a team full of rookies. A lack of progression — both for players and the team — has also been […]
Auston Matthews and Tyler Bozak brought the Toronto Maple Leafs back, then made the rally count for two points. Matthews and Bozak scored in the third period and again in the shootout, and Toronto beat the Vancouver Canucks 3-2 on Saturday night. The Leafs also beat San Jose 3-2 in shootout Thursday with Bozak scoring […]
The Toronto Maple Leafs were able to hold on by a whisker to defeat the San Jose Sharks 3-2 in a shootout Thursday night to end a three-game losing streak. Bolstered by that success, they will play the third game of a six-game homestand Saturday night against the struggling Vancouver Canucks, who will be opening […]
Nazem Kadri was an assist short of a bizarre Gordie Howe hat trick. Kadri ripped out part of Joe Thornton's mountain-man beard in a fight off the opening faceoff and scored in regulation in the Toronto Maple Leafs' 3-2 shootout victory over the San Jose Sharks on Thursday night. Thornton and Kadri dropping the gloves […]
The New Year's Eve party in Sin City started long before midnight. Hours before The Las Vegas Strip was shut down for revelers, a standing room crowd of more than 18,000 watched William Karlsson score the first hat trick in Vegas history and add an assist to help the streaking Golden Knights beat the Toronto […]
TORONTO (AP) — Toronto Maple Leafs star center Auston Matthews has been dealing with concussion symptoms after colliding with a teammate in a game earlier this month. Matthews confirmed the nature of his latest injury Friday after participating in his
If you take a quick look at the Toronto Maple Leafs’ treacherous December schedule, Tuesday was the perfect opportunity to get a much-needed win. Sometimes the obvious thing is still important, so the Maple Leafs have to be pleased to end a three-game losing streak in an emphatic way, beating the Carolina Hurricanes 8-1.
The Detroit Red Wings earned a desperately needed victory by figuring out how to hold onto a third-period lead. Trevor Daley scored a tiebreaking, short-handed goal midway through the second period and Detroit went on to beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-1 on Friday night. Jimmy Howard had 25 saves for the slumping Red Wings.
Players of the Night: Curtis McElhinney, Toronto Maple Leafs: McElhinney turned aside all 41 shots that came his way as the Leafs shutout the Edmonton Oilers 1-0. The Leafs backup improved to 3-2-0 on the season and his save percentage jumped from
The Edmonton Oilers have a lot of ground to make up after a slow start to the season when expectations were high. "It's a big win for us because in the last few games our starts haven't been very good," said Oilers left winger Jujhar Khaira, who scored two goals on Saturday. It would mean […]
Oilers defenseman Kris Russell fired the puck into his own net while trying to clear it late in the third period, handing the Toronto Maple Leafs the go-ahead goal Thursday night in a 6-4 victory over Edmonton. William Nylander had a goal and two assists for Toronto. Auston Matthews, Dominic Moore, Matt Martin, Patrick Marleau […]
It was closer than perhaps it should have been.But still, the Capitals skated away from the Air Canada Centre victorious on Saturday with a 4-2 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs.It was the second quality road-win in a row for the Capitals. How did they