1. NHL Trade Deadline: Kris Versteeg Sent to Philadelphia Flyers for Draft Picks

    Toronto Maple Leafs forward Kris Versteeg has been traded to the Philidelphia Flyers in exchange for a first round pick and a third round pick for the 2011 draft. Versteeg has 14 goals and 21 assists in 53 games with the Leafs...

    Tyler Swaggerman Written by Tyler Swaggerman about almost 4 years ago 121 reads 6 comments

  2. Brian Burke Did The Right Thing In Keeping Tomas Kaberle

    While the Tomas Kaberle saga has not come to a complete stop thanks to ongoing rumors, it has at least hit a rest point. There is one thing that must be made clear in Leafs Nation; Brian Burke did not treat Tomas Kaberle poorly this offseason...

    Tyler Swaggerman Written by Tyler Swaggerman about over 4 years ago 1,138 reads 53 comments

  3. Toronto Maple Leafs Sign Defenseman Brett Lebda

    The Leafs have just reported they have signed former Detroit Redwings defenceman Brett Lebda to a 2-year contract at $1.45 million per year...

    Tyler Swaggerman Written by Tyler Swaggerman about over 4 years ago 425 reads 7 comments

  4. Leafs Should Give Dale Mitchell a Shot At The Big Cheese

    Dale Mitchell was drafted in the third round, 74th overall by the Toronto Maple Leafs in 2007. Since then, Mitchell has been silently tearing up the OHL In 2005-06, as a 17 year old, ...

    Tyler Swaggerman Written by Tyler Swaggerman about over 4 years ago 941 reads 26 comments

  5. Flashback: What if You Could Re-Do the 2009 NHL Draft?

    It's hard to predict what a kid will be like in the NHL when he is only 18, and that's what makes being a GM at the draft so difficult. Now a year has passed and we saw a little more of what each player could do...

    Tyler Swaggerman Written by Tyler Swaggerman about over 4 years ago 518 reads 13 comments

  6. Maple Leafs in Need of First Line Centre for 2010-2011 Season

    Brian Burke has a lot of things on his agenda in terms of acquiring new players this off-season, and Leafs Nation has an even longer list for him. One thing that many Leafs fans don't have on their agenda is a top line centre...

    Tyler Swaggerman Written by Tyler Swaggerman about over 4 years ago 1,279 reads 27 comments

  7. Mike Van Ryn Staying In a Leaf Uniform?

    Flashback: September 2nd 2008 <!-- /* Font Definitions */ @font-face {font-family:"Cambria Math"; panose-1:2 4 5 3 5 4 6 3 2 4; mso-font-charset:0; mso-generic-font-family:roman; ...

    Tyler Swaggerman Written by Tyler Swaggerman about over 4 years ago 465 reads 2 comments

  8. Leafs: Reasons For Optimism In Upcoming 2010 Draft

    If there's one thing that's missing from the Leafs chat forums this year, its the talk about the up-coming draft. As I was browsing through the Leafs archives today I didn't see one recent article discussing this draft, and its pretty obvious why...

    Tyler Swaggerman Written by Tyler Swaggerman about over 4 years ago 411 reads 16 comments

  9. Maple Leafs Gain 7 First Round Caliber Rookies This Offseason

    To all who say the Leafs future isn't as bright as it seems; your undoubtedly misconstrued. This offseason GM Brian Burke and assistant Dave Nonis were quite busy recruiting new young guns for the leafs future...

    Tyler Swaggerman Written by Tyler Swaggerman about over 5 years ago 189 reads 6 comments