So what is the story with Nail Yakupov? Drafted first overall, puts up 31 points in 48 games in his first season and now all of a sudden he is no where to be seen?
He has had a lackluster point production ever since and only has 3 goals so far … [Read More...]
The Toronto Maples Leafs decided to take a new direction in their front office hiring. They hired a 28-year old Kyle Dubas who is a believer of advanced statistics.
Since the hiring of Brendan Shanahan, there has been apparent culture. They have … [Read More...]
The Leafs and restricted free-agent Cody Franson, 26, came to a one-year agreement of$3.3 million dollars. They avoided having to go through arbitration and got the deal done. The signing allows Leafs some breathing room because now they have a … [Read More...]
The sky is the limit for Johnny Gaudreau, hailing from Carney's Point, NJ. He is a 5'7, 155 lbs left winger and while some scouts turned their heads the other way because of his size and weight, the Calgary Flames proudly selected him in the 4th … [Read More...]
It feels like a Rick Nash 2.0 situation back in Columbus with Ryan Johansen, 21, still unsigned. There is no doubt that he has proven himself to be quite the player scoring 33 goals last season for the blue shirts and putting up a total of 63 … [Read More...]
This is the second year in a row that Cody Franson has given the Leafs front office headaches in terms of salary negotiation. Unlike last year, the Leafs are in no rush to get him signed. They were willing to ship him out to the Canadiens for Josh … [Read More...]