July 18th, 201701323
Tale of the Stick Tape
23 years old
Vaxjo Lakers - SHL
41gms 6g 13a 19pts +19
Swedish National team 2016/17 World Championship
Everybody loves a puck mover, even more a Swedish one, and that's the description here. Really fluid skating ability is the standout quality in Calle Rosen’s...
July 17th, 201701093It doesn’t come as a surprise that for years the Toronto Maple Leafs have been trying to find a recipe for success. After the 2004/05 lockout, the Leafs have made some risky moves that brought ire to mainstream media and of course, the fans. From the Phil Kessel and Dion Phaneuf deals and signings to other head scratchers, it wasn’t...
July 16th, 20170611
Tale of the Stick Tape
6'4 (not including 11' stick)
Toronto - NHL
2016/17 25gms 1g 6a 7pts +3
Advanced stats per @HockeyAnalysis
Where to begin with Martin Marincin. Originally a 2nd round pick in the 2010 NHL entry draft by the...
July 14th, 201701577
The Tale of the Stick Tape
Andreas "The Bloom" Borgman
21 years old
Entry Level Contract 2017 TOR
2016/17 45 gms 5 g 10 a +23
*Post season 10pts 14gms
SHL Rookie of the Year
Borgman signed an Entry Level deal with Toronto this off season after completion of the World Hockey...
July 14th, 20170632
LeafsHub Depth D Challenge - Format
Everybody needs a job. Everybody with any gumption wants a job. Everybody for the most part deserves a job. But what's the usual problem? Sometimes there's no jobs. The only answer then is if you really truly want one, you have to go into the workforce, prove yourself, and flat out take one....
July 12th, 201701040The Toronto Maple Leafs have signed 2017 first- round pick Timothy Liljegren to a three-year, entry- level contract.
According to CapFriendly, if Liljegren makes the Leafs, he is expected to make $925, 000 per year and $70, 000 with the Toronto Marlies. He will become a...
July 10th, 201702848I don't get to breath the salt air of my roots as often as I'd like, but this year I made it back. Borrowed a set of gear when I was there and made it out to the old Tuesday/Saturday skates in town, just as chippy and competitive as ever. Some new legs and a new barn, but the faces and the best voices where basically the same. You all...
June 30th, 201701640I remember when I was a teen my parents told me I could get new golf clubs. Specifically, a new set of irons. So I searched around and didn't find what I was after. Instead of waiting though, I settled. Bought the irons I liked but didn't love. Shortly after, coincidentally when my game improved a bit, I found the best set of blades for...
June 25th, 201703350Ayear removed from being in last place, winning the draft lottery and selecting franchise centre Auston Matthews, the Toronto Maple Leafs find themselves in familiar territory. Before they were at the bottom of the NHL standings as in previous years, the Leafs were once consistently playoff bound each year and had a mid- round...