Maple Leafs News & Rumors: Der-Arguchintsev, Finnish Prospects & More

Source: Yard Barker
Date: 2020-10-27

In this edition of Toronto Maple Leafs News & Rumors, I’ll take a look at a young Russian prospect who’s been loaned back to a KHL team. I’ll also look at three of the Maple Leafs’ young Finnish prospects who will be suiting up in Sweden’s upcoming U20 tournament.

Leafs' fortunes next season need a boost from a return to form by Andersen

Source: Toronto Sun
Date: 2020-10-27

With the Maple Leafs’ off-season moves complete, or so we can assume, the Toronto Sun, in a four-part series this week, breaks down the roster and what can be expected from the team once the 2020-21 season starts. Today, we start with goaltending. Amid the Maple Leafs’ changes in the off-season — the remodelling of the bottom-six group of forwards, the signing of top-four defenceman TJ Brodie, the reshaping of Sheldon Kee

Maple Leafs News & Rumors: Der-Arguchintsev, Finnish Prospects & More

Source: The Hockey Writers
Date: 2020-10-27

In this edition of Toronto Maple Leafs News & Rumors, I’ll take a look at a young Russian prospect who’s been loaned back to a KHL team. I’ll also look at three of the Maple Leafs’ young Finnish prospects who will be suiting up in Sweden’s upcoming U20 tournament. Related: Maple Leafs News & Rumors: […] The post Maple Leafs News & Rumors: Der-Arguchintsev, Finnish Prospects & More appeared first on The Hockey Writers.        

Bogosian by the numbers

Source: The Leafs Nation
Date: 2020-10-27

Few things are more scary than the idea of looking at Zach Bogosian’s numbers. Zach Bogosian wasn’t brought in for his numbers. He was brought in to be an affordable tank. An unmovable force in front of the Leafs net. He’s here to satisfy our desire for punishing hits at the cost reasonable outlet passes. Bogosian is here to make us nostalgic for “to the line but not out” but also to put on a shot blocking clinic. At least that’s what we’ve been told. Maybe he’s more than that.

Toronto Maple Leafs: Semyon Der-Arguchintsev Is Heading to KHL

Source: Editor in Leaf
Date: 2020-10-27

Toronto Maple Leafs Top Prospect Semyon Der-Arguchintsev is Headed to Russia on Loan to start his 2020-21 season. It was announced by the Toronto Maple Leafs on Tuesday that Der-Arguchintsev (commonly referred to as SDA) would be loaned to Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod of the KHL for his 2020-21 season. SDA, a 5’11” winger of Moscow, […] Toronto Maple Leafs: Semyon Der-Arguchintsev Is Heading to KHL - Editor In Leaf - Editor In Leaf - A Toronto Maple Leafs Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and Mo

Comparing the Toronto Maple Leafs to Other NHL Teams

Source: Editor in Leaf
Date: 2020-10-27

The Toronto Maple Leafs have a much better roster than you’d think from following the NHL. In my opinion, the Toronto Maple Leafs have the best roster in the NHL.  But since we are a Leafs-centric web site, it is perhaps possible that we are not being fully objective here. But then again, perhaps the […] Comparing the Toronto Maple Leafs to Other NHL Teams - Editor In Leaf - Editor In Leaf - A Toronto Maple Leafs Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Maple Leafs Spent Less to Gain More in Free Agency

Source: Yard Barker
Date: 2020-10-27

Following another failed campaign from his Toronto Maple Leafs, general manager Kyle Dubas has been active this offseason. His philosophy hasn’t proven ineffective just yet, though, as he’s only entering his third year at the helm.

Maple Leafs Spent Less to Gain More in Free Agency

Source: The Hockey Writers
Date: 2020-10-27

Following another failed campaign from his Toronto Maple Leafs, general manager Kyle Dubas has been active this offseason. His philosophy hasn’t proven ineffective just yet, though, as he’s only entering his third year at the helm. In the meantime, Dubas has shown his ability to adapt, spending wisely to acquire what his team lacks while […] The post Maple Leafs Spent Less to Gain More in Free Agency appeared first on The Hockey Writers.        

Kyle Dubas: Gambler

Source: Pension Plan Puppets
Date: 2020-10-27

Photo by Len Redkoles/NHLI via Getty Images Rating the risk of the gambles Dubas is taking with the Leafs roster. Everyone loves a prospect. A prospect is only going to get better, and in our imaginations that trajectory upward can have an impressively steep slope. Veterans on the other hand are only going to go down, down, down. Maybe in flames. Likely the day after their 30th birthday. Declaring players “washed” in tones of disgust is — well it’s hard not to see it as existential f

Prospects News & Rumors: Podkolzin, Der-Arguchintsev, Chekhovich & Vejdemo

Source: The Hockey Writers
Date: 2020-10-27

While we wait for the majority of hockey leagues in North America to get back to action, the European season is chugging along. A recent top pick by the Vancouver Canucks has been demoted in Russia but has responded well. Also, prospects of the Toronto Maple Leafs and San Jose Sharks will be teammates and […] The post Prospects News & Rumors: Podkolzin, Der-Arguchintsev, Chekhovich & Vejdemo appeared first on The Hockey Writers.        

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