Named after former Toronto Maple Leaf great Bill Barilko, the Barilkosphere is a network of blogs and websites devoted to bringing you the news, information and opinion (and lots of it) regarding the Leafs you crave as a fan. This feature is dedicated to bringing you the best of the Barlikosphere every day except Sunday. So sit back and relax, pour yourself another cup of Joe and enjoy today’s round of fresh links.
Whatever it is, they’ll have to make room for it. From Travis Bateman of FanSided’s brand-new Toronto sports blog, Tip of the Tower.
Let’s make a deal, Calgary. From Joe of Flame for Thought.
The 22-year-old has underwhelmed offensively with the Marlies, but will see an increased role this year. From clrkaitken of Pension Plan Puppets.
Edmonton Oilers were worst team in NHL last season, analytics expert concludes
Said expert also says the Leafs were one of the worst teams last year, and predicts them to be one of the worst this year. Don’t kill the messenger. From David Staples of the Edmonton Journal.
Anybody have Randy Carlyle’s email? From Derek Zona of The Copper & Blue.
And I feeeeeel fiiiiiiiinnnnneeeeee. From Steve Ladurantaye of The Globe and Mail.
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