John-Michael Liles is back in the mix on the Leafs blueline, and that might mean Morgan Rielly is bound for Sweden.
There’s a clear-cut top two in net for Team Canada with the Olympics just a couple of months away. But the third spot on the Olympic goaltending roster has never been more open.
Why John Michael-Liles’ return to the Maple Leafs could be great for Team Canada; the ugliest jersey you’ll ever see; the worst shot attempt you’ll see all year; plus the prettiest ticket stunt.
Shawn Thornton concussing Brooks Orpik is simply bad for business, and it’s likely to be a topic of conversation at the NHL Board of Governors meetings in California this week.
Despite playing a very contested seven-game playoff series with them last year, the Leafs showed on Sunday that they’re still not at the same level as the Boston Bruins.
Every December shock and indignation registers when Hockey Canada announces its WJC roster, and it was no different this year after several high-profile players didn’t receive an invite.