1. Toronto Blue Jays Rumors: Octavio Dotel Close To Signing With The Jays?

    In an attempt to try and fill some major voids in the teams bullpen, GM Alex Anthopolous is said to be chasing veteran closer Octavio Dotel to replace Kevin Gregg as the Blue Jays closer...

    Brad LeClair Written by Brad LeClair about almost 4 years ago 1,598 reads 6 comments

  2. Blue Jays Lose Out On Zack Greinke as He Wusses Out on Pitching in the AL East

    In a somewhat surprise turn of events, the Blue Jays , who were believed to be the strongest bidders for Zack Greinke , lost out on his services earlier in the week as the Milwaukee Brewers wound up being the best suitors...

    Brad LeClair Written by Brad LeClair about almost 4 years ago 1,358 reads 65 comments

  3. Toronto Maple Leafs: Brett Lebda and the Top 5 Most Useless Players on the Leafs

    Some experts say you can't get a true reading of a team until nearly the halfway mark of the season. Well, we are near that time and, for the most part, my mind is already made up about these five players...

    Brad LeClair Written by Brad LeClair about almost 4 years ago 2,231 reads 27 comments

  4. Toronto Blue Jays Re-Sign INF Edwin Encarnacion To One-Year Deal, Plus Option

    In a move that has Blue Jays fans everywhere scratching their heads, the Blue Jays have supposedly resigned infielder Edwin Encarnacion to a one-year contract worth $2.5 million...

    Brad LeClair Written by Brad LeClair about almost 4 years ago 516 reads 8 comments

  5. Toronto Raptors: A Team In Dire Need of Wing Production and Consistency

    Another game, and another loss for the Toronto Raptors . Having to play a great team like the Chicago Bulls without your best player (Andrea Bargnani), your starting point guard ...

    Brad LeClair Written by Brad LeClair about almost 4 years ago 754 reads 3 comments

  6. Andre Iguodala and the Top 10 Targets for the Toronto Raptors

    The Toronto Raptors, unlike many other teams in the NBA, have set themselves up very nicely financially for what is set to be a very uncertain future with regards to the future of the NBA and with regard to their collective bargaining agreement...

    Brad LeClair Written by Brad LeClair about almost 4 years ago 1,424 reads 9 comments

  7. NHL: Antti Niemi and the Top 15 Players That Need to Impress in Contract Years

    We are coming up on 2011, and as we bring in the new year, the NHL is doing its best to bring in some great hockey for fans to watch. The speed and skill of the game today is nearly unmatched in any other major sport...

    Brad LeClair Written by Brad LeClair about almost 4 years ago 3,117 reads 7 comments

  8. Report: Toronto Blue Jays Expected To Make an Offer to Catcher Russell Martin

    The Blue Jays are among four teams that are seriously interested in catcher Russell Martin , and will more than likely offer him a contract in the coming days...

    Brad LeClair Written by Brad LeClair about almost 4 years ago 902 reads 6 comments

  9. Toronto Maple Leafs: Leafs Nation Let's Face It, the Leafs Stink

    Outclassed, outworked and outplayed. These three common words have been used to describe the Leafs play pretty much since the start of the season...

    Brad LeClair Written by Brad LeClair about almost 4 years ago 884 reads 52 comments

  10. Rangers Michael Young May Be Available--A Short-Term Third Base Option For Jays?

    With all the talk with the Rangers lately about re-signing Cy Young Pitcher Cliff Lee lately, one fact has surfaced lately: It will cost an arm and a leg to sign him to a long-term contract...

    Brad LeClair Written by Brad LeClair about almost 4 years ago 663 reads 4 comments

  11. Carlos Pena Pursued by Blue Jays as Toronto Makes Big Push to Sign First Baseman

    According to ESPN, the Toronto Blue Jays are trying hard to sign slugging first baseman Carlos Pena to a contract. The Blue Jays are without a first baseman, as Lyle Overbay became a free agent...

    Brad LeClair Written by Brad LeClair about almost 4 years ago 1,222 reads 19 comments

  12. MLB Breaking News: Blue Jays Trade Shaun Marcum To Brewers For Brett Lawrie

    According to the Milwaukee Sentinel , the Toronto Blue Jays have traded No. 1 pitcher and staff ace Shaun Marcum to the Milwaukee Brewers in exchange for Brett Lawrie. Marcum went 13-8 last season with a 3...

    Brad LeClair Written by Brad LeClair about almost 4 years ago 1,374 reads 7 comments

  13. Brian Burke's Roster Blueprint Is Failing Quickly, Is There Time To Fix It?

    Brian Burke has had some success in the past with his building from the back-end out philosophy, winning a Stanley Cup with the Anaheim Ducks in 2006-07 on the mighty shoulders ...

    Brad LeClair Written by Brad LeClair about almost 4 years ago 1,704 reads 32 comments

  14. Zack Greinke Still High on Toronto Blue Jays Offseason Wishlist

    With the Winter Meetings set to run December 6th to 9th in Orlando, Florida , talk is spreading like wildfire among baseball people that the Jays are pushing hard to try and acquire former Cy Young winner Zack Greinke from the Kansas City Royals ...

    Brad LeClair Written by Brad LeClair about almost 4 years ago 1,392 reads 26 comments

  15. Adrian Gonzalez to Red Sox Deal Falls Through, Blue Jays Ready to Pounce?

    A report yesterday had claimed the Boston Red Sox were in the process of finalizing a deal that would see perennial all-star first baseman Adrian Gonzalez shipped to Boston for ...

    Brad LeClair Written by Brad LeClair about almost 4 years ago 1,054 reads 10 comments

  16. Blue Jays Rumors: Jays Looking To Acquire Mark 'The Sheriff' Reynolds

    According to a report from FOX Sports columnist Ken Rosenthal, the Toronto Blue Jays are among the teams that are inquiring about third baseman Mark Reynolds availability...

    Brad LeClair Written by Brad LeClair about almost 4 years ago 1,200 reads 9 comments

  17. Toronto Blue Jays Looking To Add Matt Guerrier and Jesse Crain To Bullpen

    According to Jon Morosi of FOX Sports, the Blue Jays are believed to have interest in signing relievers Matt Guerrier and Jesse Crain . Guerrier was not offered arbitration by the Twins , so he is now a free agent...

    Brad LeClair Written by Brad LeClair about almost 4 years ago 639 reads 2 comments

  18. Toronto Maple Leafs: Four Keys To Improve the Power-Play and Make the Playoffs

    The Leafs rank as one of the worst offensive teams in the NHL, and one of the worst teams on the power-play. My feeling on the Leafs' power-play is simple—and it's saying they miss Dion Phaneuf...

    Brad LeClair Written by Brad LeClair about almost 4 years ago 405 reads 7 comments

  19. Toronto Maple Leafs: Maple Leafs Top 15 Best Draft Selections of the 2000's

    If you read my last article for the Leafs Worst First Draft Picks of the 1990's, you will notice how bad all these high draft picks turned out. Many of them, with the exception of Nik Antropov, never really even made an impact in the NHL...

    Brad LeClair Written by Brad LeClair about almost 4 years ago 11,445 reads 27 comments

  20. Toronto Maple Leafs: Are the Leafs the Remedy To Opponents' Recent Poor Play?

    With cough, cold and flu season quickly approaching, the Leafs lately are already playing as if they have been bed ridden for the past handful of days...

    Brad LeClair Written by Brad LeClair about almost 4 years ago 403 reads 10 comments

  21. NHL: Top 10 MVP Candidates at the Quarter Point of the Season

    So it's that time again where we have reached the quarter point of the NHL season. Many teams are beginning the ascent up the standings, while others are taking a nosedive...

    Brad LeClair Written by Brad LeClair about almost 4 years ago 1,371 reads 9 comments

  22. Leafs Talk: Should the Leafs Try to Acquire Power Forward Dustin Penner?

    According the the Edmonton Journal , the Oilers may be looking to trade left winger Dustin Penner and his $4.25 million contract...

    Brad LeClair Written by Brad LeClair about almost 4 years ago 2,397 reads 48 comments

  23. Report: Toronto Raptors Set for Five-Player Swap With New Orleans Hornets

    According to Chris Sheridan of ESPN.com, the Toronto Raptors and New Orleans Hornets are set to complete a five-player trade that will see the Raptors trade point guard Jarrett ...

    Brad LeClair Written by Brad LeClair about almost 4 years ago 509 reads 1 comments

  24. Blue Jays Rumors: Jays Believed To Have Strong Interest In D'Backs Justin Upton

    According Ken Rosenthal, one of my faithful sources for Jays Rumors of Fox Sports, has reported the Jays also have strong interest in outfielder Justin Upton...

    Brad LeClair Written by Brad LeClair about almost 4 years ago 2,332 reads 12 comments

  25. Leafs Rumors: Francois Beauchemin for Devin Setoguchi Appears to Be In the Works

    A substantial rumor has hit the Internet: that the Leafs are set to trade Francois Beauchemin and his bloated contract along with an unnamed prospect to the San Jose Sharks for forward Devin Setoguchi and a third-round pick...

    Brad LeClair Written by Brad LeClair about almost 4 years ago 2,355 reads 28 comments