Justin Bourne
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Upon Further Review: Analyzing recent concerns about Leafs' defence
Justin Bourne
Toronto's defence hasn't really been a weakness -- and the team may need to add a forward more at the deadline -- but Justin Bourne points out one recent concerning trend that needs to be fixed for the playoffs.
Where do Maple Leafs players show up in league rankings, statistically?
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Why the Leafs need a forward more than a defenceman at the trade deadline
Justin Bourne
It's another critical trade deadline upcoming for the Maple Leafs and Justin Bourne writes why the team is in need of forward help more than an addition on the blue line.
How can we judge Rick Tocchet, and the success of new coaches in general?
Justin Bourne
Rick Tocchet takes over a Vancouver Canucks team in crisis, likely to trade out talent and fall down the standings. So how do we measure if he's been successful or not? Justin Bourne explains.
How Nylander's most improved offensive skill should help Leafs in the playoffs
Justin Bourne
Amidst progress, Provorov a reminder of the work to be done on inclusion
Justin Bourne
Though we've seen progress in making hockey more inclusive, Ivan Provorov's decision to not participate in Pride Night was a reminder that there's still plenty of work ahead.
Upon Further Review: How Auston Matthews has changed his style, effectiveness
Justin Bourne
Auston Matthews is on pace to score about 20 fewer goals this year than last, but has he been any less effective? Justin Bourne looks at the evolution of a player.
Acceptance is the key to enjoying today's NHL All-Star games
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Upon Further Review: How Justin Holl is contributing to Maple Leafs' success
Justin Bourne
Justin Holl didn't have the best start to the season, and doesn't do the flashy things that stand out. But, as Justin Bourne writes, he does the little things well that put Toronto in positions to succeed.