1. It's All a Numbers Game: Part 4 Numbers 31 - 40

    The fourth installment of “it’s all a numbers game” is coming at you now. Also check out number 37 for last weeks poll winner.31 Grant Fuhr–Edmonton OilersGrant won five Stanley Cups with Edmonton in ten seasons...

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  2. Report: Nylander Trade A No Go For Chicago

    A trade was in the works between the Washington Capitals and the Chicago Blackhawks. The trade was rumoured to have involved Capitals center Michael Nylander...

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  3. Porter's Weekly Leafland Talk: What Will Burke Do? Leafs Lacking a Fighter?

    It seems that it is almost set in stone that Burke will become the GM of Toronto. But what will he do if he does get the job? In regards to the front office, I don't think Burke will change that much...

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  4. Porter's Weekly Leafland Talk: The Premiere Installment, "Euro Style"

    We're a little more than a month into the season, and I've got to say, the Leafs are not that bad. Ron Wilson has really given this team a long overdue identity. We are no longer the sluggish skaters of old...

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  5. Matt Carle to Philadelphia, Steve Downie, Steve Eminger Go Back to Tampa

    The Tampa Bay Lightning continue in their efforts to rebuild their team. The Bolts have traded off-season acquisition Matt Carle and a San Jose third round pick to the Philadelphia Flyers in ...

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  6. It's All a Numbers Game: Part Three

    Well lets get right into this weeks installment of "It's All a Numbers Game" with your winner of last weeks poll for the best player to wear number 21...

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  7. Luke Schenn Is Staying Put

    Critics are finally silenced now that it's been announced that Luke Schenn of the Toronto Maple Leafs will be staying in the NHL. The Toronto Maple Leafs told the 18-year-old earlier today that he will be staying with the club after his 10th game...

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  8. It's All a Numbers Game: Part Two

    The series continues with numbers 11-20. I let you guys decide who No. 11 would be out of Igor Larionov, Bill Lindsey, and Mark Messier, and the winner is... 11...

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  9. Has Anyone Seen Steven Stamkos?

    Seen Stamkos? I know I haven't. For a projected franchise player, Steven Stamkos hasn't really blown anyone's socks off. The rookie has a humiliating zero points after six games...

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  10. Deal With the Desert Dogs? The Maple Leafs Looking for More Draft Picks

    Rumour Alert In LeafsNation! The Leafs are 100 percent interested in acquiring draft picks, and it seems they have a deal in the works with the Phoenix Coyotes that will allow them to receive the Coyotes' first round selection in the '09 draft...

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  11. Into The Action, John Mitchell Most Recent Number One Center In TO

    With the departure of Mats Sundin, the Toronto Maple Leafs were left to find a new number one center for their club. Although it has already been a revolving door of centers, the most recent flavour of the week is 23 year old rookie John Mitchell...

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  12. It's All a Numbers Game: The Best Players All Time for Every Number, Part 1

    Ever wondered who was the best player ever to dawn the number 58 or 37 well your about to find out as we count down the best players ever to where numbers 1 - 99...

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  13. Matt Stajan, Losing His Starting Role on the Maple Leafs ?

    When you go to see a Leafs game you expect to see number 14 Matt Stajan in the starting line-up. This is becoming less and less true. Matt was a healthy scratch for the Leafs tilt against the St...

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  14. Heart Conditions, A Growing Concern for Young Hockey Players

    In the wake of New York Ranger prospect Alexei Cherepanov's tragic passing during a Kontinental Hockey League game, we take a look at how heart conditions are effecting young hockey players...

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  15. A Huge Loss: New York Rangers Prospect Alexei Cherepanov Dies At Age 19

    New York Ranger prospect Alexei Cherepanov collapsed on the bench at the end of Omsk's Kontinental Hockey League game and died a short time later...

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  16. Five NHL Players to Avoid in Fantasy Pools

    With fantasy pools starting up, I want to help by giving a quick list of players you should stay away from. Nik Antropov Despite having a career year last season, Nik will be part of a rebuilding ...

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  17. Toronto Maple Leafs Miss Out on Bobby Ryan

    Amidst the rebuilding reports in Toronto, a new one has surfaced about a deal the Leafs tried desperately to make with the Anaheim Ducks...

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  18. Toronto Maple Leafs: Different Team If Not for the No Trade Clause

    I know its been months since the Toronto Maple Leafs were snuffed by no trade clauses at deadline day, but one has to wonder what would the Leafs look like if Kubina, Kaberle, McCabe ...

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  19. Toronto Maple Leafs' Reachable Goals in 2008

    With the pressure off of the Toronto Maple Leafs they are not expected to make the playoffs. So what are some realistic goals for the Leafs to achieve? The Leafs brought in two scrappy forwards in former St...

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  20. Triple-A The Right Remedy For The Blue Jays

    Cito Gaston is either a genius or a has enough luck he should quit baseball and move to Las Vegas. Which ever one it is it's working. Both Jesse Litsch and Shaun Marcum started the year great but mid-way through the season they trailed off...

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  21. Mike Van Ryn and Ian White on the Trading Block for the Toronto Maple Leafs?

    Everybody is aware that the Toronto Maple Leafs would have traded Bryan McCabe for a bag of pucks. Instead, they got Mike Van Ryn. Nothing against Mike Van Ryn—but there is just no room for him on the Leafs squad...

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  22. Carolina Hurricanes: Preseason Analysis

    The 2004–05 NHL lockout led to the establishment of a salary cap of $39 million. Carolina flourished under the new CBA, turning in the best season in the franchise's 34-year history...

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  23. Bryan McCabe: Four Days Left as a Toronto Maple Leaf?

    Many believe that when the calendar reaches Sept. 1 Bryan McCabe will be on a flight headed to Miami. So with McCabe's time winding down, let's take a look at the downfall of his Maple Leaf career...

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  24. Calgary Flames Preseason Team Analysis

    Calgary will start this season with 11 players gone from their roster. Let's take a look at what they'll be like this coming season...

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  25. Buffalo Sabres Preseason Team Analysis

    For the fourth article of series we will be breaking down the Buffalo Sabres of the Northeast Division. New Faces Buffalo added some new players who should prove useful in defenseman Craig Rivet and goalie Patrick Lalime...

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