1. 15 Great Sports Books for the Holidays

    My Christmas tree went up on Sunday. I'm sure that breaks all sorts of seasonal protocols that will result in my sweeping up roughly 16 pounds of pine needles over the next four weeks and having a brown, skeletal tree by Boxing Day...

    Michael Forbes Written by Michael Forbes about over 5 years ago 776 reads 2 comments

  2. The $5.75 Million Dollar Question: Trading Bryan McCabe

    With 10 potential NHL ready players on the blue line, and only prospect Luke Schenn being waiver exempt, it’s clear that the Toronto Maple Leafs are going to have to make a few ...

    Michael Forbes Written by Michael Forbes about 6 years ago 919 reads 8 comments

  3. 10 Must Have Traits for the Next GM of the Toronto Maple Leafs

    The GM speculation game being played by the media covering the Leafs is tiring at best and pointless at worse. Rather than pour over endless media rumours or toss around possible GM names like ...

    Michael Forbes Written by Michael Forbes about 6 years ago 774 reads 2 comments

  4. Toronto Maple Leafs Media: Often Wrong, Never in Doubt

    There is nothing wrong with being hopeful. There is no shame in being an optimist or leaving oneself open to the possibility of miracles. Hope is why sports fans return season after season...

    Michael Forbes Written by Michael Forbes about 6 years ago 1,024 reads 5 comments

  5. From Kurvers to Raycroft: Are Bad Trades to Blame for Leafs' Woes?

    Recently, Maclean’s magazine [a weekly news magazine in Canada] filed a front page feature eloquently titled, "Why the Leafs Stink"The feature was accompanied by a sidebar article ...

    Michael Forbes Written by Michael Forbes about over 6 years ago 1,012 reads 3 comments

  6. Toronto Maple Leafs: Nine Tips for the Media

    With upwards of 30 reporters covering the Leafs, I think we can all agree that there certainly couldn't be much more coverage...

    Michael Forbes Written by Michael Forbes about over 6 years ago 807 reads 0 comments

  7. Toronto Maple Leafs GM Search: Why the Media Panic?

    The Leafs haven’t interviewed a single candidate for the President/GM job, despite having fired JFJ back on January 22. This comes as no surprise to me...

    Michael Forbes Written by Michael Forbes about over 6 years ago 424 reads 1 comments