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 Barilkosphere every day except Sunday. So sit back and relax, pour yourself another cup of Joe and enjoy today’s round of fresh links.
“From our standpoint, we have enough cap space in our minds to get both players signed and that’s what we intend to do.” Has Dave Nonis ever heard of CapGeek? From Dan Rosen of NHL.com.
The 19-year-old centre scored over a point-per-game (70 in 64) in the USHL, but will that offense continue at Minnesota-Duluth this season? From clrkaitken of Pension Plan Puppets.
“BIGGSY!” makes an appearance on the countdown. Future power forward, bottom-six grinder or something else altogether? clrkaitken and PPP take a look.
Jerry D’Amigo and Kevin Marshall go Euro-trippin’ and experience the craziness that is professional hockey in Germany. From Lance Hornby of the Toronto Sun.
The Calgary Flames are asking fans to vote on their next goal song. Interesting idea with some real train wreck potential. From the Flames’ website.
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