16-12-2004 Hugo Marchand injured.
Hugo Marchand of St. Johns Maple Leafs suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Manitoba Moose. He is expected to be sidelined for almost a month . I think it's rehabilitation for the next couple of weeks for me, he said as medics fastened him onto the stretcher.

15-12-2004 Dmitri Khristich speaks up.
Dmitri Khristich is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 9 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

15-12-2004 Christian Chartier frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Christian Chartier feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Christian Chartier was originally drafted to the NHL by the Edmonton Oilers in the 7th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Toronto Maple Leafs this season. He has played 31 games with the St. Johns Maple Leafs this season, totalling 2+9=11 with 12 PIM.


13-12-2004 Michal Handzus frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs center Michal Handzus feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Slovakia, Michal Handzus was originally drafted to the NHL by the St. Louis Blues in the 4th round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 475 NHL games during his career, notching 125 goals and adding 163 assists along with 123 penalty minutes. The 27 year old center has played 30 games with the Toronto Maple Leafs this season, totalling 10+11=21 with 0 PIM.


13-12-2004 Gary Roberts reaches a milestone !
Gary Roberts scored the 400th goal of his career in tonight's game against the New Jersey Devils on a feed by Carlo Colaiacovo. It's always nice score but this was one special goal for me, he said to the press.

A native of Canada, Gary Roberts was originally drafted to the NHL by the Calgary Flames in the 1st round of the 1984 entry draft. He has appeared in 1152 NHL games during his career, notching 400 goals and adding 432 assists along with 2361 penalty minutes. The 28 year old left wing has played 29 games with the Toronto Maple Leafs this season, totalling 7+6=13 with 19 PIM.


11-12-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Todd Marchant has lost his sights and is now 16 games without a goal. Manny Fernandez hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Shayne Corson has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Alyn McCauley has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Dmitri Khristich has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Tomas Kaberle has played 18 games without a goal. Luca Cereda has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



9-12-2004 Dmitri Khristich speaks up.
Dmitri Khristich is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 9 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

6-12-2004 Gary Roberts frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs left wing Gary Roberts feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Canada, Gary Roberts was originally drafted to the NHL by the Calgary Flames in the 1st round of the 1984 entry draft. He has appeared in 1151 NHL games during his career, notching 398 goals and adding 432 assists along with 2361 penalty minutes. The 28 year old left wing has played 28 games with the Toronto Maple Leafs this season, totalling 5+6=11 with 19 PIM.


6-12-2004 Alyn McCauley speaks up.
Alyn McCauley is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 9 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

4-12-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Alexei Gusarov is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Michal Handzus is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Mats Sundin is looking good with a 4 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Ron Hainsey is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Dany Heatley is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Todd Marchant has lost his sights and is now 14 games without a goal. Manny Fernandez hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Gary Roberts has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Alyn McCauley has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Dmitri Khristich is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Bryan McCabe has played 16 games without a goal. Tomas Kaberle has played 16 games without a goal. Peter Bondra has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Luca Cereda has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



3-12-2004 Christian Chartier frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Christian Chartier feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Christian Chartier was originally drafted to the NHL by the Edmonton Oilers in the 7th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Toronto Maple Leafs this season. He has played 26 games with the St. Johns Maple Leafs this season, totalling 2+9=11 with 12 PIM.


2-12-2004 Alexei Gusarov frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Alexei Gusarov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Russia, Alexei Gusarov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Colorado Avalanche in the of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 836 NHL games during his career, notching 49 goals and adding 181 assists along with 331 penalty minutes. The 30 year old defenseman has played 26 games with the Toronto Maple Leafs this season, totalling 2+5=7 with 2 PIM.


2-12-2004 Michal Handzus frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs center Michal Handzus feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Slovakia, Michal Handzus was originally drafted to the NHL by the St. Louis Blues in the 4th round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 471 NHL games during his career, notching 124 goals and adding 160 assists along with 123 penalty minutes. The 27 year old center has played 26 games with the Toronto Maple Leafs this season, totalling 9+8=17 with 0 PIM.


2-12-2004 Christian Chartier frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Christian Chartier feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Christian Chartier was originally drafted to the NHL by the Edmonton Oilers in the 7th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Toronto Maple Leafs this season. He has played 26 games with the St. Johns Maple Leafs this season, totalling 2+9=11 with 12 PIM.


1-12-2004 Gary Roberts resumes full training.
Toronto Maple Leafs left wing Gary Roberts has resumed full training after his head injury.

30-11-2004 Gary Roberts injured.
Gary Roberts (TOR) suffered head injury during the game in an incident with Darius Kasparaitis (NYI). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. That was just good, clean, hard hitting hockey. If you think I look bad now you should see the other guy, he said in a TV interview.

27-11-2004 Dmitri Khristich speaks up.
Dmitri Khristich is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 9 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

27-11-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Shayne Corson is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week. Peter Bondra is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Todd Marchant is down on his game pulling a 10 game streak without registering a single point. Manny Fernandez hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Alexander Mogilny has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Michal Handzus has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Gary Roberts has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Bryan McCabe has played 12 games without a goal. Tomas Kaberle has played 12 games without a goal. Luca Cereda is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



26-11-2004 Mikael Tellqvist frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs goaltender Mikael Tellqvist feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Mikael Tellqvist was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 3rd round of the 2000 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 25 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Toronto Maple Leafs this season. He has played 23 games with the St. Johns Maple Leafs this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


25-11-2004 Dmitri Khristich speaks up.
Dmitri Khristich is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 9 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

22-11-2004 Media criticises the Toronto Maple Leafs
The Toronto Maple Leafs are stumbling in a 9 game winless streak. Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Ron Hainsey commented about their recent play: We don't even want to think about it anymore. We need to find our game and get out of this.

21-11-2004 Michal Handzus frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs center Michal Handzus feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Slovakia, Michal Handzus was originally drafted to the NHL by the St. Louis Blues in the 4th round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 466 NHL games during his career, notching 124 goals and adding 158 assists along with 123 penalty minutes. The 27 year old center has played 21 games with the Toronto Maple Leafs this season, totalling 9+6=15 with 0 PIM.


21-11-2004 Alyn McCauley speaks up.
Alyn McCauley is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 9 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

20-11-2004 Gary Roberts frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs left wing Gary Roberts feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Canada, Gary Roberts was originally drafted to the NHL by the Calgary Flames in the 1st round of the 1984 entry draft. He has appeared in 1143 NHL games during his career, notching 398 goals and adding 431 assists along with 2346 penalty minutes. The 28 year old left wing has played 20 games with the Toronto Maple Leafs this season, totalling 5+5=10 with 4 PIM.


20-11-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Todd Marchant has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Manny Fernandez hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Michal Handzus has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Shayne Corson is down on his game pulling a 12 game streak without registering a single point. Dmitri Khristich is down on his game pulling a 13 game streak without registering a single point. Curtis Joseph has been chilly and allowed 12 goals in 3 games. Peter Bondra is down on his game pulling a 11 game streak without registering a single point. Luca Cereda has lost his sights and is now 20 games without a goal. Kyle Wellwood is down on his game pulling a 11 game streak without registering a single point.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



19-11-2004 Alyn McCauley speaks up.
Alyn McCauley is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 9 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

18-11-2004 Alyn McCauley speaks up.
Alyn McCauley is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 9 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

18-11-2004 Dmitri Khristich speaks up.
Dmitri Khristich is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 9 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

18-11-2004 Team captain meets with Carlo Colaiacovo
Team captain Gary Roberts called a short meeting with Carlo Colaiacovo after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Carlo Colaiacovo as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

17-11-2004 Gary Roberts frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs left wing Gary Roberts feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Canada, Gary Roberts was originally drafted to the NHL by the Calgary Flames in the 1st round of the 1984 entry draft. He has appeared in 1142 NHL games during his career, notching 398 goals and adding 431 assists along with 2344 penalty minutes. The 28 year old left wing has played 19 games with the Toronto Maple Leafs this season, totalling 5+5=10 with 2 PIM.


17-11-2004 Team captain meets with Alyn McCauley
Team captain Gary Roberts called a short meeting with Alyn McCauley after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Alyn McCauley as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

15-11-2004 Alexei Gusarov frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Alexei Gusarov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Russia, Alexei Gusarov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Colorado Avalanche in the of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 828 NHL games during his career, notching 47 goals and adding 180 assists along with 331 penalty minutes. The 30 year old defenseman has played 18 games with the Toronto Maple Leafs this season, totalling 0+4=4 with 2 PIM.


15-11-2004 Dmitri Khristich speaks up.
Dmitri Khristich is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 9 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

13-11-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Manny Fernandez hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Shayne Corson has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Mats Sundin has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Alyn McCauley has lost his sights and is now 17 games without a goal. Dmitri Khristich is down on his game pulling a 10 game streak without registering a single point. Peter Bondra has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Luca Cereda is sliding on a 17 game streak without registering a single point. Kyle Wellwood has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



12-11-2004 Gary Roberts frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs left wing Gary Roberts feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Canada, Gary Roberts was originally drafted to the NHL by the Calgary Flames in the 1st round of the 1984 entry draft. He has appeared in 1140 NHL games during his career, notching 398 goals and adding 431 assists along with 2344 penalty minutes. The 28 year old left wing has played 17 games with the Toronto Maple Leafs this season, totalling 5+5=10 with 2 PIM.


11-11-2004 Alyn McCauley speaks up.
Alyn McCauley is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 9 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

11-11-2004 Luca Cereda frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs center Luca Cereda feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of La-la-land, Luca Cereda was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 1st round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 17 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 0 assists along with 4 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 17 games with the Toronto Maple Leafs this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 4 PIM.


9-11-2004 Christian Chartier frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Christian Chartier feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Christian Chartier was originally drafted to the NHL by the Edmonton Oilers in the 7th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Toronto Maple Leafs this season. He has played 15 games with the St. Johns Maple Leafs this season, totalling 2+2=4 with 2 PIM.


7-11-2004 Team captain clashes with Dmitri Khristich
Team captain Gary Roberts finally broke the silence in the locker room today when he pointed out the less than stellar play of Dmitri Khristich. If he wants to play for this team, he should be ready to chip in, said the team captain.

6-11-2004 Tomas Kaberle frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Tomas Kaberle feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Czech, Tomas Kaberle was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 8th round of the 1996 entry draft. He has appeared in 485 NHL games during his career, notching 33 goals and adding 177 assists along with 95 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has played 14 games with the Toronto Maple Leafs this season, totalling 1+6=7 with 4 PIM.


6-11-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Alexander Mogilny is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Tomas Kaberle is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Manny Fernandez hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Gary Roberts has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Shayne Corson has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Mats Sundin has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Alyn McCauley is down on his game pulling a 14 game streak without registering a single point. Dmitri Khristich has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Peter Bondra has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Luca Cereda is down on his game pulling a 14 game streak without registering a single point. Kyle Wellwood has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



5-11-2004 Luca Cereda frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs center Luca Cereda feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of La-la-land, Luca Cereda was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 1st round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 14 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 0 assists along with 4 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 14 games with the Toronto Maple Leafs this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 4 PIM.


1-11-2004 Don MacLean frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs center Don MacLean feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Don MacLean was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 2nd round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 25 NHL games during his career, notching 5 goals and adding 3 assists along with 6 penalty minutes. The 27 year old center has not yet played for the Toronto Maple Leafs this season. He has played 11 games with the St. Johns Maple Leafs this season, totalling 5+1=6 with 2 PIM.


31-10-2004 Team captain meets with Alyn McCauley
Following the team's recent 4-3 OT loss at Montreal Canadiens on 31-10-2004, Toronto Maple Leafs captain Gary Roberts and Alyn McCauley did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Gary Roberts

31-10-2004 Alyn McCauley speaks up.
Alyn McCauley is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 9 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

1-11-2004 Player of the month: Michal Handzus (C)
NHL has awarded Michal Handzus (C) of Toronto Maple Leafs as Player Of The Month He registered 8 goals and 6 assists for 14 points in 11 games last month. He also had 3 game winning goals.

A native of Slovakia, Michal Handzus was originally drafted to the NHL by the St. Louis Blues in the 4th round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 456 NHL games during his career, notching 123 goals and adding 158 assists along with 123 penalty minutes. The 27 year old center has played 11 games with the Toronto Maple Leafs this season, totalling 8+6=14 with 0 PIM.


30-10-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Todd Marchant is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Michal Handzus is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week. Mats Sundin is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Peter Bondra is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Dany Heatley is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Manny Fernandez hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Alexander Mogilny has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Alyn McCauley is down on his game pulling a 10 game streak without registering a single point. Tomas Kaberle has played 10 games without a goal. Luca Cereda is down on his game pulling a 10 game streak without registering a single point.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



28-10-2004 Shayne Corson frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs center Shayne Corson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Canada, Shayne Corson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 1st round of the 1984 entry draft. He has appeared in 1241 NHL games during his career, notching 273 goals and adding 412 assists along with 2203 penalty minutes. The 28 year old center has played 10 games with the Toronto Maple Leafs this season, totalling 2+1=3 with 5 PIM.


27-10-2004 Jacques Lariviere resumes full training.
St. Johns Maple Leafs right wing Jacques Lariviere has resumed full training after his injury.

24-10-2004 Michal Handzus frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs center Michal Handzus feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Slovakia, Michal Handzus was originally drafted to the NHL by the St. Louis Blues in the 4th round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 452 NHL games during his career, notching 119 goals and adding 156 assists along with 123 penalty minutes. The 27 year old center has played 7 games with the Toronto Maple Leafs this season, totalling 4+4=8 with 0 PIM.


23-10-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Gary Roberts is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

Manny Fernandez hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Alyn McCauley has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Luca Cereda has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Robert Reichel has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Jonathan Ericsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



22-10-2004 Tomas Kaberle frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Tomas Kaberle feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Czech, Tomas Kaberle was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 8th round of the 1996 entry draft. He has appeared in 478 NHL games during his career, notching 32 goals and adding 174 assists along with 93 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has played 7 games with the Toronto Maple Leafs this season, totalling 0+3=3 with 2 PIM.


22-10-2004 Jacques Lariviere resumes light training.
St. Johns Maple Leafs right wing Jacques Lariviere has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

21-10-2004 Christian Chartier frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Christian Chartier feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Christian Chartier was originally drafted to the NHL by the Edmonton Oilers in the 7th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Toronto Maple Leafs this season. He has played 7 games with the St. Johns Maple Leafs this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 2 PIM.


17-10-2004 Jeff Farkas frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs left wing Jeff Farkas feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Jeff Farkas was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 3rd round of the 1997 entry draft. He has appeared in 2 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 0 assists along with 2 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing has not yet played for the Toronto Maple Leafs this season. He has played 5 games with the St. Johns Maple Leafs this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 0 PIM.


16-10-2004 Player of the week: Mats Sundin (C)
NHL has awarded Mats Sundin (C) of Toronto Maple Leafs as Player Of The Week He registered 4 goals and 5 assists for 9 points in 3 games last week. He also had 1 game winning goal.

A native of Sweden, Mats Sundin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Colorado Avalanche in the 1st round of the 1989 entry draft. He has appeared in 1097 NHL games during his career, notching 438 goals and adding 610 assists along with 679 penalty minutes. The 33 year old center has played 5 games with the Toronto Maple Leafs this season, totalling 6+7=13 with 2 PIM.


16-10-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Alexander Mogilny is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Mats Sundin is looking good with a 5 game point scoring streak with 5 game goalstreak. Bryan McCabe is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Dany Heatley is looking good with 8 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Manny Fernandez hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Alyn McCauley has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Luca Cereda has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Robert Reichel has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Kyle Wellwood has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Jonathan Ericsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



14-10-2004 Luca Cereda frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs center Luca Cereda feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of La-la-land, Luca Cereda was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 1st round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 4 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 0 assists along with 2 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 4 games with the Toronto Maple Leafs this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 2 PIM.


13-10-2004 Toronto Maple Leafs trade
Toronto Maple Leafs traded Jyrki Lumme to Montreal Canadiens for Ron Hainsey and Andrej Sekera

A native of USA, Ron Hainsey was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 1st round of the 2000 entry draft. He has appeared in 216 NHL games during his career, notching 8 goals and adding 42 assists along with 6 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Montreal Canadiens this season.

A native of Finland, Jyrki Lumme was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 3rd round of the 1986 entry draft. He has appeared in 1099 NHL games during his career, notching 117 goals and adding 396 assists along with 569 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 3 games with the Toronto Maple Leafs this season, totalling 1+3=4 with 0 PIM.


12-10-2004 Michal Handzus frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs center Michal Handzus feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Slovakia, Michal Handzus was originally drafted to the NHL by the St. Louis Blues in the 4th round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 448 NHL games during his career, notching 118 goals and adding 154 assists along with 123 penalty minutes. The 27 year old center has played 3 games with the Toronto Maple Leafs this season, totalling 3+2=5 with 0 PIM.


11-10-2004 Roman Vopat resumes full training.
St. Johns Maple Leafs center Roman Vopat has resumed full training after his injury.

11-10-2004 Jacques Lariviere injured.
Jacques Lariviere of St. Johns Maple Leafs suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Bridgeport Sound Tigers. He is expected to be sidelined for around two weeks . I hit a bad patch of ice, and it's not the first time that's happened here. The league should do something about this Arena, was his comment to the press after leaving the game.

9-10-2004 Player of the week: Michal Handzus (C)
NHL has awarded Michal Handzus (C) of Toronto Maple Leafs as Player Of The Week He registered 3 goals and 1 assists for 4 points in 2 games last week. He also had 2 game winning goals.

A native of Slovakia, Michal Handzus was originally drafted to the NHL by the St. Louis Blues in the 4th round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 447 NHL games during his career, notching 118 goals and adding 153 assists along with 123 penalty minutes. The 27 year old center has played 2 games with the Toronto Maple Leafs this season, totalling 3+1=4 with 0 PIM.


9-10-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Alexander Mogilny is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Jyrki Lumme is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Michal Handzus is looking good with 4 points in 2 games last week. Mats Sundin is looking good with 4 points in 2 games last week. Dany Heatley is looking good with 4 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

Curtis Joseph has been chilly and allowed 8 goals in 2 games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



9-10-2004 Todd Marchant reaches a milestone !
Todd Marchant scored the 300th point of his career in tonight's game against the Anaheim Mighty Ducks on a goal by Mats Sundin. Wow, I feel good about it...I guess, he read from a prepared statement..

A native of USA, Todd Marchant was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 7th round of the 1993 entry draft. He has appeared in 773 NHL games during his career, notching 127 goals and adding 173 assists along with 441 penalty minutes. The 31 year old right wing has played 1 games with the Toronto Maple Leafs this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 0 PIM.


9-10-2004 Roman Vopat injured.
Roman Vopat of St. Johns Maple Leafs suffered head injury during tonights minorleague game against the Cincinnati Mighty Ducks. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . That was just good, clean, hard hitting hockey. If you think I look bad now you should see the other guy, the injured player commented.

9-10-2004 Roman Vopat injured.
Roman Vopat of St. Johns Maple Leafs suffered head injury during tonights minorleague game against the Cincinnati Mighty Ducks. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . I may be out of the line up for the next game just as a precaution, but I don't think it's anything serious, he said from the locker room after being helped off the ice.

2-10-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



30-9-2004 Toronto Maple Leafs trade
Toronto Maple Leafs traded Claude Lemieux to Washington Capitals for Jonathan Ericsson and Valtteri Filppula

A native of Canada, Jonathan Ericsson was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Islanders in the 2nd round of the 2002 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 20 year old defenseman is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.

A native of Sweden, Valtteri Filppula was originally drafted to the NHL by the Washington Capitals in the 1st round of the 2002 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 19 year old center is getting ready for the upcoming season.

A native of Canada, Claude Lemieux was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 2nd round of the 1983 entry draft. He has appeared in 1297 NHL games during his career, notching 441 goals and adding 452 assists along with 1718 penalty minutes. The 29 year old right wing is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


30-9-2004 Media rates the best players in the league
GOALTENDER
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Ed BelfourAAA29Dallas Stars
Dominik Hasek AAA29St. Louis Blues
Patrick RoyA-A-A28Colorado Avalanche
Martin BrodeurA-BA-32New Jersey Devils
Curtis JosephA-A-A-27Toronto Maple Leafs
Tomas VokounA-A-A-28Dallas Stars
Billy SmithA-A-A-20Detroit Red Wings
Patrick LalimeBBB30Ottawa Senators
Marc-Andre FleuryBBB19Pittsburgh Penguins
Jean-Sebastien Giguere84848427Los Angeles Kings
DEFENSEMAN
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Duncan KeithBAA-19New York Islanders
Brent BurnsBA-A-19St. Louis Blues
Derek MorrisBBA-26Calgary Flames
Dan BoyleBBA-28Vancouver Canucks
Brian CampbellB-AA-25Buffalo Sabres
Ryan SuterB-A-A-18Edmonton Oilers
Shea WeberB-AA-19Washington Capitals
Brent SeabrookB-AA-19Pittsburgh Penguins
Zdeno CharaBAB27Ottawa Senators
Chris ProngerB-AB29Chicago Blackhawks
LEFT WING
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Paul KariyaABA-29St. Louis Blues
Patrik EliasABA-28New Jersey Devils
Brett HullA-B-A-30Boston Bruins
Mark MessierBBB33Detroit Red Wings
Zach PariseBA-B19Phoenix Coyotes
Pavel BureACB33Florida Panthers
Jeff FriesenBB-B28San Jose Sharks
Mike KeaneB-A-B27St. Louis Blues
Ryan SmythB-B-B28Pittsburgh Penguins
Cliff RonningBB-B28Dallas Stars
CENTER
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Mario LemieuxAA-A28Pittsburgh Penguins
Joe ThorntonA-BA-25Boston Bruins
Steve YzermanA-BA-29Detroit Red Wings
Joe SakicAB-A-35Colorado Avalanche
Gilbert PerreaultA-BA-20St. Louis Blues
Patrice BergeronBAA-18Dallas Stars
Ron FrancisBBA-31San Jose Sharks
Joe NieuwendykA-BA-28Montreal Canadiens
Sergei FedorovBB-A-34Phoenix Coyotes
Eric Staal89838719Los Angeles Kings
RIGHT WING
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Jaromir JagrACA-32Washington Capitals
Luc RobitailleA-B-A-28Detroit Red Wings
Eric DazeA-BA-29Chicago Blackhawks
Ilya KovalchukAB-A-21Montreal Canadiens
Corey PerryA-BA-18Pittsburgh Penguins
Teemu SelanneACB34St. Louis Blues
Milan HejdukA-B-B28Colorado Avalanche
Martin St. LouisA-B-B29Columbus Blue Jackets
Steve SullivanBB-B30St. Louis Blues
Mark RecchiA-B-B29Philadelphia Flyers


28-9-2004 Jeff Farkas frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs left wing Jeff Farkas feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Jeff Farkas was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 3rd round of the 1997 entry draft. He has appeared in 2 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 0 assists along with 2 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing has not yet played for the Toronto Maple Leafs this season.


27-9-2004 Aki Berg frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Aki Berg feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Finland, Aki Berg was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 1st round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 491 NHL games during his career, notching 12 goals and adding 73 assists along with 242 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman has played 8 games with the Toronto Maple Leafs this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 5 PIM.


27-9-2004 Jeff Farkas frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs left wing Jeff Farkas feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Jeff Farkas was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 3rd round of the 1997 entry draft. He has appeared in 2 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 0 assists along with 2 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing has not yet played for the Toronto Maple Leafs this season.


26-9-2004 Jeff Farkas frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs left wing Jeff Farkas feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Jeff Farkas was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 3rd round of the 1997 entry draft. He has appeared in 2 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 0 assists along with 2 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing has not yet played for the Toronto Maple Leafs this season.


25-9-2004 Christian Chartier frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Christian Chartier feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Christian Chartier was originally drafted to the NHL by the Edmonton Oilers in the 7th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Toronto Maple Leafs this season.


25-9-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Alexander Mogilny is looking good with 4 points in 2 games last week. Mats Sundin is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Todd Marchant has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Manny Fernandez hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Claude Lemieux has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Miguel Delisle has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Luca Cereda has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Vaclav Zavoral has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Vadim Sozinov has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Aaron Johnson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Brendan Bell has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jay Harrison has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nicolas Corbeil has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Kyle Wellwood has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Jan Chovan hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Max Kondratiev has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Tomas Mojzis has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jaroslav Sklenar has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ivan Kolozvary has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Kris Vernavsky has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jean-Francois Racine hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Mike Knoepfli has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



22-9-2004 Aki Berg frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Aki Berg feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Finland, Aki Berg was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 1st round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 489 NHL games during his career, notching 12 goals and adding 73 assists along with 237 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman has played 6 games with the Toronto Maple Leafs this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


22-9-2004 Mikael Tellqvist frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs goaltender Mikael Tellqvist feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Mikael Tellqvist was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 3rd round of the 2000 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 25 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Toronto Maple Leafs this season.


21-9-2004 Jyrki Lumme frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Jyrki Lumme feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Finland, Jyrki Lumme was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 3rd round of the 1986 entry draft. He has appeared in 1102 NHL games during his career, notching 116 goals and adding 395 assists along with 576 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 6 games with the Toronto Maple Leafs this season, totalling 0+2=2 with 7 PIM.


21-9-2004 Jeff Farkas frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs left wing Jeff Farkas feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Jeff Farkas was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 3rd round of the 1997 entry draft. He has appeared in 2 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 0 assists along with 2 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing has not yet played for the Toronto Maple Leafs this season.


18-9-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Michal Handzus is looking good with a 4 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak. Dany Heatley is looking good with 4 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

Todd Marchant has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Manny Fernandez hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Alyn McCauley has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Peter Bondra has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Miguel Delisle has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Luca Cereda has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Vaclav Zavoral has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Vadim Sozinov has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Aaron Johnson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Brendan Bell has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jay Harrison has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nicolas Corbeil has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jan Chovan hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Max Kondratiev has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Tomas Mojzis has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jaroslav Sklenar has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ivan Kolozvary has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Kris Vernavsky has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jean-Francois Racine hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Mike Knoepfli has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



16-9-2004 Luca Cereda frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs center Luca Cereda feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of La-la-land, Luca Cereda was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 1st round of the 1999 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old center has not yet played for the Toronto Maple Leafs this season.


15-9-2004 Shayne Corson frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs center Shayne Corson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Canada, Shayne Corson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 1st round of the 1984 entry draft. He has appeared in 1235 NHL games during his career, notching 272 goals and adding 412 assists along with 2200 penalty minutes. The 28 year old center has played 4 games with the Toronto Maple Leafs this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 2 PIM.


15-9-2004 Luca Cereda frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs center Luca Cereda feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of La-la-land, Luca Cereda was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 1st round of the 1999 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old center has not yet played for the Toronto Maple Leafs this season.


12-9-2004 Tomas Kaberle frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Tomas Kaberle feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Czech, Tomas Kaberle was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 8th round of the 1996 entry draft. He has appeared in 474 NHL games during his career, notching 32 goals and adding 172 assists along with 93 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has played 3 games with the Toronto Maple Leafs this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 2 PIM.


12-9-2004 Christian Chartier frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Christian Chartier feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Christian Chartier was originally drafted to the NHL by the Edmonton Oilers in the 7th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Toronto Maple Leafs this season.


11-9-2004 Dany Heatley frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs left wing Dany Heatley feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Dany Heatley was originally drafted to the NHL by the Atlanta Thrashers in the 1st round of the 2000 entry draft. He has appeared in 229 NHL games during his career, notching 70 goals and adding 98 assists along with 41 penalty minutes. The 23 year old left wing has played 3 games with the Toronto Maple Leafs this season, totalling 2+1=3 with 0 PIM.


11-9-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Michal Handzus is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Gary Roberts is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Dany Heatley is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Curtis Joseph has been chilly and allowed 12 goals in 3 games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



10-9-2004 Christian Chartier frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Christian Chartier feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Christian Chartier was originally drafted to the NHL by the Edmonton Oilers in the 7th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Toronto Maple Leafs this season.


9-9-2004 Mikael Tellqvist frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs goaltender Mikael Tellqvist feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Mikael Tellqvist was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 3rd round of the 2000 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Toronto Maple Leafs this season.


7-9-2004 Alexei Gusarov frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Alexei Gusarov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Russia, Alexei Gusarov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Colorado Avalanche in the of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 811 NHL games during his career, notching 47 goals and adding 176 assists along with 329 penalty minutes. The 30 year old defenseman has played 1 games with the Toronto Maple Leafs this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


7-9-2004 Luca Cereda uncertain about future
Luca Cereda wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

7-9-2004 Luca Cereda frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs center Luca Cereda feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of La-la-land, Luca Cereda was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 1st round of the 1999 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old center has not yet played for the Toronto Maple Leafs this season.


4-9-2004 Tomas Kaberle frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Tomas Kaberle feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Czech, Tomas Kaberle was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 8th round of the 1996 entry draft. He has appeared in 471 NHL games during his career, notching 32 goals and adding 171 assists along with 91 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman is waiting for a good start this season.


4-9-2004 Christian Chartier frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Christian Chartier feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Christian Chartier was originally drafted to the NHL by the Edmonton Oilers in the 7th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old defenseman is getting ready for the upcoming season.


4-9-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



3-9-2004 Aki Berg frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Aki Berg feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Finland, Aki Berg was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 1st round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 483 NHL games during his career, notching 12 goals and adding 72 assists along with 237 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


2-9-2004 Aki Berg frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Aki Berg feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Finland, Aki Berg was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 1st round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 483 NHL games during his career, notching 12 goals and adding 72 assists along with 237 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman is expecting a good season for the team.


31-8-2004 Jeff Farkas frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs left wing Jeff Farkas feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Jeff Farkas was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 3rd round of the 1997 entry draft. He has appeared in 2 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 0 assists along with 2 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


30-8-2004 Alexei Gusarov frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Alexei Gusarov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Russia, Alexei Gusarov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Colorado Avalanche in the of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 810 NHL games during his career, notching 47 goals and adding 176 assists along with 329 penalty minutes. The 30 year old defenseman is looking forward for the start of the season.


30-6-2004 Training camp preview
Toronto Maple Leafs will arrange the annual training camp starting on September 14th. Players reporting to the training camp with either Toronto Maple Leafs and St. Johns Maple Leafs:
- Alexei Gusarov D
- Todd Marchant R
- Aki Berg D
- Manny Fernandez G
- Alexander Mogilny R
- Jyrki Lumme D
- Michal Handzus C
- Gary Roberts L
- Shayne Corson C
- Mats Sundin C
- Darcy Tucker C
- Alyn McCauley L
- Don MacLean C
- Bryan McCabe D
- Tomas Kaberle D
- Curtis Joseph G
- Peter Bondra L
- Craig Mills R
- Vladimir Antipov R
- Syl Apps C
- Jeff Farkas L
- Jamie Hodson G
- Jacques Lariviere R
- Frantisek Mrazek L
- Allan Rourke D
- Michal Travnicek L
- Morgan Warren R
- Glen Metropolit C
- Trent Whitfield C
- Claude Lemieux R
- Regan Kelly D
- Christian Chartier D
- Mikael Tellqvist G
- Miguel Delisle R
- Luca Cereda C
- Jonathan Zion D
- Vaclav Zavoral D
- Vadim Sozinov C
- Carlo Colaiacovo D
- Robert Reichel R
- Aaron Johnson D
- Karel Pilar D
- Brendan Bell D
- Jay Harrison D
- Nicolas Corbeil C
- Kyle Wellwood C
- Jan Chovan G
- Roman Vopat C
- Zdenek Nedved R
- Frank Banham R
- Max Kondratiev D
- Daniel Rudslatt L
- Jim Pitko L
- Tomas Mojzis D
- Jaroslav Sklenar R
- Dany Heatley L
- Hugo Marchand D
- Ivan Kolozvary C
- Kris Vernavsky C
- Jean-Francois Racine G
- Mike Knoepfli L

Players reporting out of shape:
- Aki Berg D
- Alexander Mogilny R
- Craig Mills R
- Allan Rourke D
- Mikael Tellqvist G
- Vadim Sozinov C
- Robert Reichel R
- Aaron Johnson D
- Jaroslav Sklenar R
- Hugo Marchand D
- Ivan Kolozvary C

Players reporting in good shape:
- Manny Fernandez G
- Mats Sundin C
- Darcy Tucker C
- Curtis Joseph G
- Glen Metropolit C
- Regan Kelly D
- Carlo Colaiacovo D
- Daniel Rudslatt L
- Tomas Mojzis D


30-6-2004 Larry Hornung leaves team
Larry Hornungs contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2004 Brent Smith leaves team
Brent Smiths contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2004 Lou Crawford leaves team
Lou Crawfords contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2004 Leandre Bourdon leaves team
Leandre Bourdons contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2004 Reynaldo McIntyre leaves team
Reynaldo McIntyres contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2004 Rostislav Barczac leaves team
Rostislav Barczacs contract has expired and he has left the team.

27-6-2004 Jyrki Lumme frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Jyrki Lumme feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Finland, Jyrki Lumme was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 3rd round of the 1986 entry draft. He has appeared in 1096 NHL games during his career, notching 116 goals and adding 393 assists along with 569 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman is getting ready for the upcoming season.


26-6-2004 Bryan McCabe frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Bryan McCabe feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Canada, Bryan McCabe was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Islanders in the 2nd round of the 1993 entry draft. He has appeared in 726 NHL games during his career, notching 53 goals and adding 184 assists along with 969 penalty minutes. The 29 year old defenseman is looking forward for the start of the season.


25-6-2004 Shayne Corson frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs center Shayne Corson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Canada, Shayne Corson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 1st round of the 1984 entry draft. He has appeared in 1231 NHL games during his career, notching 271 goals and adding 411 assists along with 2198 penalty minutes. The 27 year old center is expecting a good season for the team.


25-6-2004 Jeff Farkas frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs left wing Jeff Farkas feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Jeff Farkas was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 3rd round of the 1997 entry draft. He has appeared in 2 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 0 assists along with 2 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing is expecting a good season for the team.


25-6-2004 Miguel Delisle returns
Toronto Maple Leafs were delighted to hear that Miguel Delisle has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Luca Cereda returns
Toronto Maple Leafs were delighted to hear that Luca Cereda has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Vaclav Zavoral returns
Toronto Maple Leafs were delighted to hear that Vaclav Zavoral has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Vadim Sozinov returns
Toronto Maple Leafs were delighted to hear that Vadim Sozinov has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Aaron Johnson returns
Toronto Maple Leafs were delighted to hear that Aaron Johnson has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Brendan Bell returns
Toronto Maple Leafs were delighted to hear that Brendan Bell has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Jay Harrison returns
Toronto Maple Leafs were delighted to hear that Jay Harrison has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Nicolas Corbeil returns
Toronto Maple Leafs were delighted to hear that Nicolas Corbeil has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Kyle Wellwood returns
Toronto Maple Leafs were delighted to hear that Kyle Wellwood has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Jan Chovan returns
Toronto Maple Leafs were delighted to hear that Jan Chovan has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Max Kondratiev returns
Toronto Maple Leafs were delighted to hear that Max Kondratiev has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Tomas Mojzis returns
Toronto Maple Leafs were delighted to hear that Tomas Mojzis has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Jaroslav Sklenar returns
Toronto Maple Leafs were delighted to hear that Jaroslav Sklenar has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Ivan Kolozvary returns
Toronto Maple Leafs were delighted to hear that Ivan Kolozvary has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Kris Vernavsky returns
Toronto Maple Leafs were delighted to hear that Kris Vernavsky has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Jean-Francois Racine returns
Toronto Maple Leafs were delighted to hear that Jean-Francois Racine has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Mike Knoepfli returns
Toronto Maple Leafs were delighted to hear that Mike Knoepfli has returned to the team.

24-6-2004 Options to be confirmed tomorrow
The following players' contract options need to be confirmed tomorrow:


22-6-2004 Tomas Kaberle agrees on a contract.
Tomas Kaberle has signed a $4 500 000 per year, 5 year deal with the Toronto Maple Leafs. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

A native of Czech, Tomas Kaberle was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 8th round of the 1996 entry draft. He has appeared in 471 NHL games during his career, notching 32 goals and adding 171 assists along with 91 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman is waiting for a good start this season.


23-6-2004 Contracts expiring !
The following players' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Michal Handzus (Toronto Maple Leafs) RFA
-Shayne Corson (Toronto Maple Leafs) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Darcy Tucker (Toronto Maple Leafs) RFA
-Claude Lemieux (Toronto Maple Leafs) RFA
-Karel Pilar (St. Johns Maple Leafs) RFA, needs qualifying offer


23-6-2004 Contracts expiring !
The following staff members' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Larry Hornung(pro)
-Brent Smith(pro)
-Lou Crawford(farm)
-Leandre Bourdon(farm)
-Reynaldo McIntyre(farm)
-Rostislav Barczac(farm)


21-6-2004 Alexei Gusarov frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Alexei Gusarov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Russia, Alexei Gusarov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Colorado Avalanche in the of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 810 NHL games during his career, notching 47 goals and adding 176 assists along with 329 penalty minutes. The 29 year old defenseman is expecting a good season for the team.


21-6-2004 Jyrki Lumme frustrated
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Jyrki Lumme feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Finland, Jyrki Lumme was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 3rd round of the 1986 entry draft. He has appeared in 1096 NHL games during his career, notching 116 goals and adding 393 assists along with 569 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman is looking forward for the start of the season.


20-6-2004 Jay Harrison firing it up
While defenseman Jay Harrison was not projected as a major contributor when he was drafted, his stock has since taken a good leap.

20-6-2004 Board increases player budget for next season
The board of owners have increased player budget for next season with $8 200 000 because of your good financial record.

20-6-2004 Board collects bonuses
The board of owners has collected $8 200 000 profit from the team to shareholders.

20-6-2004 Claude Lemieux rejects contract offer.
Claude Lemieux rejected the $4 000 000 per year, 5 year offer from Toronto Maple Leafs

20-6-2004 Mikael Tellqvist agrees on a contract.
Mikael Tellqvist has signed a $625 000 per year, 1 year deal with the Toronto Maple Leafs. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

A native of Sweden, Mikael Tellqvist was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 3rd round of the 2000 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old goaltender is expecting a good season for the team.


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