Ovechkin, Capitals looking to close out Maple Leafs (Apr 23, 2017)

Via FOX Sports
17 hours ago

WATCH: Maple Leafs return home with their backs against the wall

Morgan Rielly and Matt Martin talks about the experience of playing in the playoffs and how a young Maple Leafs team is on the brink of elimination.
Via SportsNetCanada
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Mike Babcock has bold quote after Game 5 defeat

The Toronto Maple Leafs are facing elimination in their NHL Playoff first-round series against the Washington Capitals, but coach Mike Babcock is convinced his squad isn’t done just yet.The Maple Leafs lost to the Washington Capitals 2-1 in overtime at the Verizon Center Friday, which sends them back to Toronto’s Air Canada Centre for a do-or-die Game 6 on Sunday. Babcock made...
Via Larry Brown Sports
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Toronto Maple Leafs Must Stick to Plan Despite Playoff Run

Via FOX Sports
1 day ago

WATCH: Kadri on Niskanen slash: Back of my leg isn't doing to great

Toronto Maple Leafs forward Nazem Kadri talks about how the back of his legs are a bruised and how it hurts when you get hit in that area due to the lack of padding.
Via SportsNetCanada
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Capitals win Game 5 against Maple Leafs in overtime

Minutes into overtime, Caps secured win and take 3-2 lead in series.
Via Toronto Star
1 day ago

Auston Matthews says Calder nomination ‘special’

Leafs star was teady and 'outstanding for us last game,' coach says.
Via Toronto Star
1 day ago

Matthews legend grows in Stanley Cup playoff spotlight: Arthur

Leafs rookie Auston Matthews follows Calder-worthy regular season debut with post-season breakthrough — before expectations really take off.
Via Toronto Star
1 day ago

Kevin Shattenkirk says the Capitals are getting too horny against the Maple Leafs

What is it about hockey that makes it so loaded with sexual innuendo? If you haven’t checked out the #HockeyPorn hashtag on Twitter (it’s safe for work unless you’re offended by lots of plays on words), you’ll see it’s loaded with references from broadcasters, coaches and even players which transform hockey commentary into something a bit dirtier.Kevin Shattenkirk’s recent...
Via The Comeback
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Capitals’ Braden Holtby successfully poke checks Leafs’ Mitch Marner at blue line on breakaway

Facing talented Maple Leafs rookie Mitch Marner on a breakaway, Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby attempted one of the riskiest plays in hockey: a sprawling poke check at the blue line. Toronto caught the Capitals on their feet when Marner and Brian Boyle exited the penalty box after a 5-on-3 power play. A quick, smart outlet pass from defenseman Nikita Zaitsev sprung...
Via The Comeback
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Maple Leafs fan with mohawk and crazy blue beard has gone viral (PHOTO)

The Maple Leafs have proven they’re no pushover, as they evened their series with the Presidents’ Cup-winning Capitals at one game apiece on Saturday night. Toronto’s fan base is excited about their young, up-and-coming group of players, after previously enduring plenty of losing seasons in the past.  Leafs fans are known for their dedication and commitment to the team, no...
Via The Sports Daily
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Tom Wilson sneaks ridiculous goal by Frederik Andersen to win in OT

Maple Leafs goaltender Frederik Andersen was nearly unstoppable during Thursday night’s playoff matchup against the Capitals.He finished the game with 41 saves, and the degree of difficulty on some of them was ridiculous. He made stops from point-block range and even stopped a few while on his backside.Holding the Capitals to just two goals in three periods of play on the road...
Via The Sports Daily
9 days ago  |  Discuss

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