Toronto Maple Leafs Sign Defenceman Mikko Lehtonen

The Toronto Maple Leafs announced Monday that the team has signed defenceman Mikko Lehtonen to a one year entry level contract worth $925,000. Lehtonen is a 26-year-old defenceman from Finland who spent this season playing for Jokerit in the KHL where he registered 17 goals and 32 assists in 60 games. After he and Jokerit … Continue reading Toronto Maple Leafs Sign Defenceman Mikko Lehtonen

Maple Leafs Fire Mike Babcock, Hire Keefe as New Coach

The Mike Babcock era has officially ended in Toronto. Babcock lead this team to a 173-133-45 record during his time as head coach. As much as this decision doesn't come as a surprise out of left field given their current record of 9-10-4, many believed he would be given some more time to help work … Continue reading Maple Leafs Fire Mike Babcock, Hire Keefe as New Coach

NHL Playoff Preview: Eastern Conference

It's that time of year again, time for Playoff hockey! This year's first round features some lopsided matches, rematches of previous years, and a couple teams that haven't seen the light of playoff hockey in quiet some time. Without further delay, let's preview the first round matchups in the Eastern conference! Tampa Bay Lightning (62-16-4) … Continue reading NHL Playoff Preview: Eastern Conference