1. NHL: Why the New Playoff Arrangement Is Unfair for All Teams

    With the re-alignment of the NHL , and its new playoff format nearly official, the NHL is about to turn in a direction any major sporting system tries to avoid. Namely, not having the best teams in the playoffs...

    Conor Hogan Written by Conor Hogan about almost 3 years ago 511 reads 8 comments

  2. Toronto Maple Leafs: In-Depth Player-by-Player Analysis for 2011-12 NHL Season

    With Ron Wilson and Brian Burke finally coming to a conclusion as to their starting roster for the 2011-2012 season, here is a player-by-player analysis of the team...

    Conor Hogan Written by Conor Hogan about almost 3 years ago 346 reads 4 comments

  3. Toronto Blue Jays and Jose Bautista: Why They Will Both Fall Short in 2011

    With all the hype and hope the Blue Jays injected into their fans with their play of last year, there is one thing everyone is forgetting when looking forward to this year. The simple way of putting it: they are going to fail this year...

    Conor Hogan Written by Conor Hogan about over 3 years ago 727 reads 9 comments

  4. Toronto Blue Jays: Michael Young in Exchange for Juan Rivera?

    Michael Young is reportedly wanting out of Texas and has demanded to be traded according to sources. Now Young is one of the more established hitters in the game, having a .300 career batting average...

    Conor Hogan Written by Conor Hogan about over 3 years ago 1,134 reads 7 comments

  5. Carlos Delgado and the Toronto Blue Jays: Could They Be Reunited?

    Carlos Delgado is looking to make a comeback to the majors after having undergone three hip surgeries...

    Conor Hogan Written by Conor Hogan about over 3 years ago 1,246 reads 2 comments

  6. Leafs Must Beat Iginla's Flames and Sedin's Canucks To Make Playoffs

    The Toronto Maple Leafs are facing crunch time to make or break the playoff picture. Sure, it might be a little early to be looking at the standings...

    Conor Hogan Written by Conor Hogan about almost 4 years ago 145 reads 0 comments

  7. Player By Player Analysis Of The Toronto Maple Leafs From Phaneuf To Giguere.

    With Ron Wilson and Brian Burke finally coming to a conclusion as to their starting roster for the 2010-2011 season, here is a player by player analysis of the team...

    Conor Hogan Written by Conor Hogan about almost 4 years ago 333 reads 4 comments

  8. Kadri's Play Inspires, After a Lackluster Performance To Date.

    Nazim Kadri put on a fine show in scoring two goals and a helper in the Maple Leafs spirited win over the Ottawa Senators Wednesday night...

    Conor Hogan Written by Conor Hogan about 4 years ago 65 reads 1 comments

  9. Could Brendan Morrison Be Toronto's Answer?

    With so many questions of Kadri's play as well as nobody else stepping up to take the third line centre job it's about time the Leafs look elsewhere to fill the whole...

    Conor Hogan Written by Conor Hogan about 4 years ago 638 reads 5 comments

  10. Where Could Spezza Go?

    So recent rumours have Spezza saying that he 'wouldn't object to a trade over the summer'. With that being said it lays open the continuous streams of what if's! So to get everything ...

    Conor Hogan Written by Conor Hogan about over 4 years ago 405 reads 5 comments

  11. Patrice Cormier, The Hit, Hockey, and The Law

    What is the world coming to when the law is coming into every aspect of our professional sports. I am referring to the Patrice Cormier hit on defenceman Mikael Tam. It has been released that Police are looking into whether they should press chargers...

    Conor Hogan Written by Conor Hogan about over 4 years ago 89 reads 5 comments

  12. Lookout! Here Comes T.O.!!...Still Coming...Wait For It!

    So fifteen games into the season and Toronto is at the bottom list of the NHL in the standings. But lookout they're making a comeback! Be patient now there still working things out, ...

    Conor Hogan Written by Conor Hogan about almost 5 years ago 55 reads 0 comments

  13. The Forgotten Defenseman

    The Toronto Maple Leafs have an asset that has been generally obliterated from the minds of the media and sports critics. This asset is easily the secret weapon and season changing player that all teams long for...

    Conor Hogan Written by Conor Hogan about 5 years ago 160 reads 15 comments

  14. JP Ricciardi Faces Big Headache

    General Manager of the Toronto Blue Jays JP Ricciardi faces probably the toughest decision any GM has to face in his career. He has the task of cropping Toronto's great group of starting pitchers down to five...

    Conor Hogan Written by Conor Hogan about over 5 years ago 246 reads 4 comments

  15. Who Will Be the Next Great NHL Leaders?

    Of all the great young players that are in todays NHL, I ask my fellow fans this: Who are the players who have that unquestionable leadership? Who are the ones who have the most heart? ...

    Conor Hogan Written by Conor Hogan about almost 6 years ago 123 reads 3 comments

  16. Farewell Old Vets!

    Old veterans such as Chelios, Peca, Sakic, Nolan, and Perrault haven't been signed and have yet to field serious offers from other clubs. Why is it that they haven't received such offers? It has nothing to do with their play...

    Conor Hogan Written by Conor Hogan about over 6 years ago 367 reads 0 comments

  17. Farewell Old Vets!

    Old veterans such as Chelios, Peca, Sakic, Nolan, and Perrault, haven't been signed and have yet to field serious offers from other clubs...

    Conor Hogan Written by Conor Hogan about over 6 years ago 113 reads 0 comments

  18. Edmonton Oilers: Kevin Lowe Once Again Makes Bold Moves

    In the span of 48 hours, Oilers General Manager Kevin Lowe has acquired a top defeseman, a first-line forward, and a young forward who was drafted sixth overall in 2005...

    Conor Hogan Written by Conor Hogan about over 6 years ago 361 reads 4 comments

  19. THN Ranks the Toronto Maple Leafs 28th for Future Prospects!?

    Is anyone else a little confused as to why Toronto is ranked 28th?Well I am! Sure I know we're no where close to top ten, but one of the more reliable sites on future prospects, Hockey's Future, has Toronto ranked 19th in the NHL...

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  20. Toronto Blue Jays: Fans Wave White Flag—with Red Cross in the Middle!

    The season doesn't start until next Monday, but some Blue Jays fans are already immersed in despair after the latest fluke injury to one of their key players...

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  21. Have the Maple Leafs Ever Really Needed Mats Sundin?

    Before anyone gets too upset, I'd like to say for the record that I am in no way arguing that Sundin isn't a great player. I'm not trying to diminish his amazing accomplishments, or any of the contributions he's made to the Toronto team..

    Conor Hogan Written by Conor Hogan about over 6 years ago 861 reads 3 comments

  22. Why Alexander Ovechkin Shouldn't Win the MVP

    Alexander Ovechkin is certainly a talented, young superstar - but why should he win the MVP? Sure he puts up the points to back it up, but there's a lot more to being the most valuable player in the NHL than that...

    Conor Hogan Written by Conor Hogan about over 6 years ago 720 reads 8 comments

  23. Looking at the Positives:Stajan and Colaiacovo

    No matter if the Toronto Maple Leafs are able to pull off an amazing comeback or not, there are two positives to be drawn from the season in the play of Matt Stajan and Carlo Colaiacovo...

    Conor Hogan Written by Conor Hogan about over 6 years ago 379 reads 0 comments

  24. Why the Toronto Maple Leafs Need to Play Hard

    As always, the players on the Toronto Maple Leafs still believe they have a shot at the playoffs, despite many critics disagreeing...

    Conor Hogan Written by Conor Hogan about over 6 years ago 582 reads 1 comments

  25. Toronto Blue Jays: David Eckstein or John McDonald?

    For most Jays fans, shortstop John McDonald needs no introduction. He is arguably one of the best defensive playmakers in the game...

    Conor Hogan Written by Conor Hogan about over 6 years ago 1,278 reads 3 comments