The Leafs are back in action as they play host to the Colorado Avalanche tonight. These random Tuesday night games against small market teams don’t usually end well for the Leafs, but the strong play of Jonathan Bernier so far this season could help buck the trend. Of course, this is assuming Bernier is starting tonight. Check the site later for full lineup and game information. Here be the links:
According to Elliotte Friedman of CBC Sports, teams have had conversations with the Leafs about Jake Gardiner. I might make the trade for a young, first-line centre, but then again, the Leafs’ defense is already pretty bad.
Anthony Petrielli of Maple Leafs Hot Stove looks deeper into the possibility of the Leafs trading Gardiner, as well as other notes from the first few games of the Leafs’ season.
He’s been a beast so far this season. From James Mirtle of The Globe and Mail.
As long as at least one goalie is playing well, there’s no controversy. From Michael Traikos of the National Post.
Looking forward to seeing him make his Leafs regular season debut tonight. From Jeff Veillette of The LeafsNation.
This week’s edition with Jonas Siegel and James Mirtle. From TSN 1050.