1. Sundin Returning Will Prolong Leafs Turnaround

    Sundin, the enigmatic Swede. What ever will the big man do? Go to Montreal and its potential run for the cup? Take the zany money from Vancouver? Return to the semi-known quantity of the Leafs? ...

    Mark Makuch Written by Mark Makuch about over 6 years ago 152 reads 0 comments

  2. Leafs GM Cliff Fletcher Rolls Dice with Retooled Roster

    Aside from whether Sundin makes the call to return to the Leafs, and barring a trade involving Kubina or McCabe, it looks like the die is both cast, as well as being, in an unusual case of metaphorical homonyms, rolled, as well...

    Mark Makuch Written by Mark Makuch about over 6 years ago 408 reads 3 comments

  3. McCabe's Chance to Show How Tough He Really Is

    Boy, isn't Cliff Fletcher all business these days with the likes of Bryan McCabe? The message he has sent through the media and his agent is a blatantly clear: "We Don't Want You Here!" ...

    Mark Makuch Written by Mark Makuch about over 6 years ago 267 reads 6 comments

  4. Cliff Fletcher Impressive at the Reins of the Toronto Maple Leafs

    I was a little skeptical earlier in the year upon first learning that Fletcher had been hired as the interim GM of the Toronto Maple Leafs...

    Mark Makuch Written by Mark Makuch about over 6 years ago 511 reads 2 comments

  5. Darcy Tucker Leaves Toronto?: Maple Leafs Will Have Better Shot without Him

    Boy was it fun watching Henrik Zetterberg play in the finals. It's amazing to see a player who's so complete at both ends of the ice—saving goals with perfectly timed stick checks in the crease, breaking up passing plays in the neutral zone...

    Mark Makuch Written by Mark Makuch about over 6 years ago 480 reads 2 comments

  6. Toronto Maple Leafs: Why Fans Should Rejoice (Hint: it's Not Ron Wilson)

    The most exciting thing about the signing of Ron Wilson isn't about Ron Wilson. Now don't get me wrong, I think it's a great move and he'll be a great coach for the Leafs...

    Mark Makuch Written by Mark Makuch about over 6 years ago 719 reads 9 comments

  7. Pavel Kubina Strong as Leafs Continue to Roll

    With Kubina playing strong on defense, the Leaf's racked up another win, downing the struggling Senators 5-4 in Otttawa...

    Mark Makuch Written by Mark Makuch about almost 7 years ago 485 reads 0 comments

  8. Maple Leafs: "One Game at a Time" Mentality Arrives Too Late

    It may be too simple a concept, but taking one game at a time and not focusing on anything else—such as making the playoffs or winning a Stanley Cup—is what enables a team to play its best...

    Mark Makuch Written by Mark Makuch about almost 7 years ago 557 reads 1 comments

  9. Toronto Maple Leafs: Playing For A Reputation

    The Leafs sure know how to tease. Looking to prove naysayers wrong in showing that they are not too slow, lacking in talent, or just plain sad, they have gone 8-4 in February. Plus they are only 6 points out of a playoff spot...

    Mark Makuch Written by Mark Makuch about almost 7 years ago 629 reads 2 comments

  10. Maple Leafs News: Mats Sundin To Go Down with the Ship

    Mats Sundin has officially declared that he will not waive his no-trade clause to help Cliff Fletcher clean up the JFJ disaster...

    Mark Makuch Written by Mark Makuch about almost 7 years ago 752 reads 3 comments

  11. Unlike the Leafs, Fletcher Can't Lose

    It's time to buy the flowers. Don't forget the R.I.P. banner. Soon they will disconnect the life support systems, and the Leafs as we know them will be no more...

    Mark Makuch Written by Mark Makuch about almost 7 years ago 462 reads 0 comments

  12. Maple Leafs' Shameful Efforts Make Case for Total Overhaul

    October 9th: 7-1 loss to CarolinaOctober 29th: 7-1 loss to WashingtonNovember 6th: 5-1 loss to OttawaNovember 24th: 5-1 loss to PhoenixDecember 29th: 6-1 loss to the RangersJanuary 9th: 5-0 loss ...

    Mark Makuch Written by Mark Makuch about almost 7 years ago 404 reads 1 comments

  13. Fixing the Maple Leafs: Toronto's Need for Speed

    Is it possible that we've all witnessed the reason for Toronto Maple Leaf's poor showing this year? Could it be as simple as one word? Could it be that the Leafs, as a team, have simply lacked speed?In some ways it makes perfect sense...

    Mark Makuch Written by Mark Makuch about almost 7 years ago 831 reads 5 comments