Ryan Dixon has been covering pro sports— beginning with hockey — since 2006. After spending five years with The Hockey News, Ryan joined the Sportsnet team in 2011. He specializes in features and has written about everything from NHL stars to soccer in Northern Uganda. Ryan is the co-host of the Tape II Tape hockey podcast on Sportsnet.ca.
Maple Leafs will need more of Kadri's combative game to force a Game 7
Nazem Kadri was back in the lineup Saturday after a three-game suspension for the Maple Leafs and looking like his old self. If they're serious about forcing a Game 7 with the Bruins they’ll need even more of the combativeness that seems to come so naturally to him.