Maple Leafs management sees untapped potential in forward Jeremy Morin

January 11, 2016
Toronto acquired Jeremy Morin from the Chicago Blackhawks in exchange for Richard Panik on Jan. 3, 2016 - Image courtesy of Bill Smith via Getty Images

Toronto acquired Jeremy Morin from the Chicago Blackhawks in exchange for Richard Panik on Jan. 3, 2016 – Image courtesy of Bill Smith via Getty Images

January 11, 2016

TORONTO — The Maple Leafs wouldn’t have traded for forward Jeremy Morin if they believed he was just another minor-league hockey player, says assistant general manager Kyle Dubas. Read the rest of this entry »


Prospect Nikita Soshnikov, shining in a secondary role

January 5, 2016
Nikita Soshnikov picked up an assist in Sunday's 3-2 overtime win against the Syracuse Crunch - Image courtesy of Christian Bonin at TSGPhoto

Nikita Soshnikov picked up an assist in Sunday’s 3-2 overtime win against the Syracuse Crunch – Image courtesy of Christian Bonin at TSGPhoto

January 5, 2016

TORONTO – Maple Leafs assistant general manager Kyle Dubas didn’t know what he was getting in Russian winger Nikita Soshnikov when Toronto signed him to a three-year contract last March. Read the rest of this entry »


Sweden’s Dmytro Timashov, impressing Leafs management in a lot of ways this season

January 3, 2016
Leafs 2015 draft pick Dmytro Timashov has 53 points in 29 games with the QMJHL's Quebec Remparts this season - Image courtesy of Getty Images

Leafs 2015 draft pick Dmytro Timashov has 53 points in 29 games with the QMJHL’s Quebec Remparts this season – Image courtesy of Getty Images

January 2, 2016

TORONTO – Prospect Dmytro Timashov is showing that last year’s breakout season in North America wasn’t because of who he was surrounded with, and that’s left Maple Leafs management optimistic about his future. Read the rest of this entry »


Prospect Josh Leivo’s hard work paying off with a spot on the top line

November 12, 2015
Josh Leivo has been living up to expectations since being placed on the top line by Sheldon Keefe - Image courtesy of Christian Bonin at TSGPhoto

Josh Leivo has been living up to expectations since being placed on the top line by Sheldon Keefe – Image courtesy of Christian Bonin at TSGPhoto

November 12, 2015

TORONTO – Prospect Josh Leivo has added a different element to the Marlies’ top line, and the switch is paying off. Read the rest of this entry »