Tag Archives: Toronto Maple Leafs

Finally!

The last time the Toronto Maple Leafs played in an NHL playoff game I was in the eleventh grade. It was Game 6 against the Flyers and I was working an evening shift at a craft store in Ancaster, Ontario. … Continue reading

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Prague Plummeting in the Standings

It’s a good thing I’m a Toronto Maple Leafs fan. It’s helpful in times like these. After starting the season strong and hinting at an enjoyable run in their KHL debut, the Prague Lions are now locked in a brutal … Continue reading

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Opening Night

Never say “I’m going to do as many shots as goals when the Leafs play,” because you’re only going to black out and finish the bottle. ………………………………………………………………………………..– Unknown I used to get together with a buddy of mine in Vancouver … Continue reading

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12 Reasons to Look Forward to Hockey

With the 2011 – 2012 NHL season only a month away, here are 12 reasons to get into the spirit: The Winnipeg Jets! Are you kidding me?! Finally the hockey gods smile on the Great White North. While it would’ve … Continue reading

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Carry on, Kallio

The bar attracts a diverse crowd and I’m always entertained by the drunkenness of the clientele and their wild behavior. – Jason Wright, SpottedbyLocals.com, July 2011 This week I accidently stumbled upon a few Aki Kaurismäki films on YouTube. I … Continue reading

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Pat Burns for Awesome

Do you know the last time I can remember the Leafs starting a season off 2-0? …no? Yah, me neither. How bout the last time I watched a game where they completely dominated, looked like a respectable team, and enthused … Continue reading

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Toilet Toskala

“There is no way that this season will be as bad as the last one.” That’s what I said last year around this time to a friend of mine about the Toronto Maple Leafs. I meant it too. 2008-2009 was … Continue reading

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