1. NHL Playoffs 2011: New York Rangers Beat New Jersey Devils, Now Wait on 'Canes

    The New York Rangers are doing their part to keep their playoff hopes alive; they have defeated the New Jersey Devils by a score of 5-2 this afternoon...

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  2. NHL Playoffs 2011: Rangers Ahead After 2 Periods, Playoff Hopes Still Alive

    The New York Rangers are doing their part to keep their playoff hopes alive, leading the New Jersey Devils after two periods this afternoon...

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  3. NHL Playoffs 2011: Final Days Will Reveal Matchups

    With the 2010-11 NHL regular season winding down, it appears as if there are still a ton of playoff matches yet to be decided...

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  4. Toronto Maple Leafs: Ten Prospects That Could Pull a “James Reimer” in 2011

    Its official. With the Toronto Maple leafs 4-3 shootout loss to the Washington Capitals on Tuesday night our beloved Maple Leafs have now gone without a Stanley Cup victory for 44 years...

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  5. Toronto Maple Leafs: 6 Things We Learned About Them This Season

    With the Toronto Maple Leafs playoff hopes officially crushed by a 4-3 shootout loss to the Washington Capitals Tuesday night, it is a good time to reflect on the 2010-11 season...

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  6. Toronto Maple Leafs: The Phil Kessel Deal Was Worth It...Really!

    There have been a number of controversial NHL trades over the years. The deal that sent Wayne Gretzky from the Edmonton Oilers to the Los Angeles Kings immediately comes to ...

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  7. NHL Playoff Preview: The Eight Most Dangerous Playoff Teams

    With only a few more games to be played before the NHL starts its playoffs, there are a few teams that are emerging as definitive favorites to win the Stanley Cup. Goaltending is often key to teams' playoffs success...

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  8. Toronto Maple Leafs: Which Player Will Emerge As the Team's Star?

    The Toronto Maple Leafs continued their charge towards a playoff berth, defeating the always tough Boston Bruins in their own barn by a score of 4-3 in a shootout...

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  9. Toronto Maple Leafs: Brian Burke Endorses Ron Wilson as Head Coach: Good or Bad Move?

    The Globe and Mail is reporting that Toronto Maple Leafs general manager Brian Burke has given Maple Leafs head coach Ron Wilson a vote of confidence by stating that Wilson will be back behind the bench for the 2011-12 season...

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  10. Toronto Maple Leafs: 5 Reasons They Make the Playoffs in 2011-12

    With their impressive 4-3 win over the Buffalo Sabres last night, the Toronto Maple Leafs are now just five points behind the Sabres for the eighth and final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference...

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  11. Toronto Maple Leafs: 10 Reasons the Leafs Will Not Be Making the Playoffs

    For the fans of the Toronto Maple Leafs, it appears as if their beloved Buds will be on the outside looking in when the 2010-11 Stanley Cup Playoffs roll around...

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  12. NHL Playoffs: 10 Matchups We Want to See

    As the 2010-11 season begins to dwindle down to a handful of games, many NHL fans are itching to see if their beloved team qualifies for the playoffs and which team they will face in the first round...

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  13. Toronto Maple Leafs: Which Player Is This Season's MVP?

    With the 2010-11 season winding down it appears as if our beloved Toronto Maple Leafs will be hard pressed to make the playoffs ...

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  14. Montreal Canadiens vs. Boston Bruins: Will Anyone Fight Zdeno Chara?

    The Montreal Canadiens and Boston Bruins will meet for the sixth and final time in what should be an entertaining tilt in Boston...

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  15. Toronto Maple Leafs: J.S. Giguere and 7 Players Who Won't Be Back Next Season

    With the 2010-11 NHL season winding down and with the Toronto Maple Leafs looking like they will once again miss the playoffs, Maple Leafs general manager Brian Burke has some tough ...

    Mark Ritter Written by Mark Ritter about over 3 years ago 12,499 reads 36 comments

  16. Matt Cooke: Where Does The NHL Go From Here?

    By now we have all seen the Matt Cooke hit on New York Rangers defenseman Ryan McDonagh. The NHL responded by handing out a minimum 14-game suspension (10 regular season games ...

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  17. Matt Cooke Is Cooked for at Least 14 Games

    NHL senior executive vice president of hockey operations Colin Campbell issued a statement today saying: “Mr...

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  18. Toronto Maple Leafs: Is Brian Burke's Bottom Six Good Enough?

    When Brian Burke was hired to be the Toronto Maple Leafs president and general manager in November of 2008, there were a lot of Maple Leaf fans who were ecstatic that the franchise had finally delivered on bringing in one of the top men in hockey...

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  19. Toronto Maple Leafs: The Top 6 UFA's Brian Burke May Target This Summer

    Free agency. For the players, it is often like hitting the lottery; for NHL general managers, it often spells the difference between making the playoffs and finding yourself in the unemployment line...

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  20. Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Florida Panthers: Leafs Blow It

    When you look at the Toronto Maple Leafs ' season, it is easy to point to their eight-game slump in late October through early November as the catalyst as to why they are so close, yet so far away from a playoff spot this season...

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  21. NHL: The Top 20 Potential Unrestricted Free Agents of 2011

    With so many NHL teams locking up their stars to long-term contracts, the window of opportunity to sign a legitimate difference-maker via free agency is getting smaller every summer...

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  22. Toronto Maple Leafs: Should Brian Burke Go After Ilya Bryzgalov?

    With the Toronto Maple Leafs playoff hopes looking slimmer and slimmer with every day that passes, the focus for many Maple Leaf fans has been next season...

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  23. NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman Weighs In On Concussion Discussion

    Whether you are a staunch supporter the game or merely a perimeter fan, one thing has become very clear in today’s NHL —head shots are the main cause of concussions...

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  24. Toronto Maple Leafs Playoff Hopes All but Over

    The 2010-11 season began with many Toronto Maple Leaf fans renewing their hopes that their beloved Buds might have a shot at a playoff spot...

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  25. Toronto Maple Leafs For Sale: Who Are the Potential Owners?

    Numerous media outlets are reporting that the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan is considering selling their 66 percent majority share of Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment...

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