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Browsing The Barilkosphere – August 6th Links


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.

Determining The Best Number For Kadri And The Leafs

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.

Speculation: Should Calgary Pursue John-Michael Liles?

Let’s make a deal, Calgary. From Joe of Flame for Thought.

Top 25 Under 25 – #25 Kenny Ryan

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.

From Maxim Balmochnykh to Mike Babcock: Keep the Puck

Anybody have Randy Carlyle’s email? From Derek Zona of The Copper & Blue.

CBC’s Hockey Night in Canada window set to close

And I feeeeeel fiiiiiiiinnnnneeeeee. From Steve Ladurantaye of The Globe and Mail.

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