Gare Joyce
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Gare Joyce’s work has appeared in every publication from the New York Times to Canadian Hairdresser. He has written about a dozen books including The Code (a mystery novel that inspired the TV series Private Eyes) and The Wealthy Dentist (a tax-advice parable that allowed dental practitioners to extract your dental bills and fill unnumbered Swiss bank accounts). He has written about sports for 30 years and wandered over here from ESPN The Magazine.
How NHL stars answered draft questionnaires
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With the help of a scout working anonymously, Gare Joyce has managed to get his hands on a few NHL Draft questionnaires completed by some big-name, current NHLers.
Big Read: How money is the Tiger-Cats' bet on Johnny Manziel?
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Nothing shocking about Leafs choosing Kyle Dubas to be GM
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That the 32-year-old Dubas was going to get a shot at this job someday was virtually a sure thing so long as Brendan Shanahan was president of the Leafs.
Bill Torrey's proud legacy as architect of one of hockey's great dynasties
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Bill Torrey’s New York Islanders are often given the short shrift when fans talk about the game’s best teams ever. If that team had played out of another market history might be kinder to them, or at least more generous.
Maple Leafs clear out lockers, but the smoke remains
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City of Toronto, Leafs prevail in the midst of tragedy
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Game 6 of the opening round series between the Toronto Maple Leafs and the Boston Bruins reminded me of another time at the arena. Not a game because, let’s face it, you see stuff in any game that you see in every game.
Maple Leafs find antidote for Bruins' top line in Game 3
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After the Bruins' juggernaut troika of Patrice Bergeron, Brad Marchand and David Pastrnak had completely terrorized them over 120 minutes in Boston, the Maple Leafs found an antidote for what had been ailing them in Game 3.
Tyler Bozak appears to already be preparing for his Maple Leafs exit
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Big Read: How to build a perennial Cup contender in today's NHL
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Getting to the Stanley Cup Playoffs is one thing. Getting there year after year and contending is another. The Toronto Maple Leafs and Winnipeg Jets are on track to do that. Just ask them.