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Toronto Maple Leafs

Columnist Christie Blatchford shames men for hugging

Blatchford is "mortified and appalled" by sight of boys hugging.

NHL kick off - Eastern Conference preview

Sidney Crosby's concussion woes loom heavily over the future of the NHL.

Ex-NHL enforcer Wade Belak found dead

Former NHL player Wade Belak, 35,  was found dead in downtown Toronto today. Foul play has been ruled out. After Derek Boogard and Rick Rypien, he is the third enforcer to die in the past four...

Online ticket resellers say Stanley Cup tickets fetching $2,000 or more

VANCOUVER -- Zaak Ghelani was in the stands 17 years ago when Vancouver defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs to advance to the Stanley Cup final, but back then he couldn't afford the pricey tickets to...

Canucks Wreak Havoc on the Ice to Defeat Toronto Maple Leafs

Coming into tonight’s game, the Canucks knew they were in for a tough match against the Toronto Maple Leafs, a proud team looking for their first victory of the season.In a strange twist of fate,...