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Alec Brownscombe is the founder and editor of MapleLeafsHotStove.com, where he has written daily about the Leafs since September of 2008. He's published five magazines on the team entitled "The Maple Leafs Annual" with distribution in Chapters and newsstands across the country. He also co-hosts "The Battle of the Atlantic," a weekly show on TSN1200 that covers the Leafs and the NHL in-depth. Alec is a graduate of Trent University and Algonquin College with his diploma in Journalism. In 2014, he was awarded Canada's Best Hockey Blogger honours by Molson Canadian. You can contact him at alec.brownscombe@mapleleafshotstove.com.
Toronto Maple Leafs vs Florida Panthers

Game #62 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 1 vs. Florida Panthers 0

The Toronto Maple Leafs made it 11 wins in their last 13 games with a 1-0 win over the Florida Panthers on Tuesday night. Your...
Lou Lamoriello

The Eric Fehr Trade: How the Toronto Maple Leafs turned waiver claim Frank Corrado...

The Toronto Maple Leafs have acquired a seventh-round draft pick in 2020 from the San Jose Sharks in exchange for veteran forward Eric Fehr,...
toronto maple leafs vs tampa bay lightning

Game #58 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 4 vs. Tampa Bay Lightning 3

The Toronto Maple Leafs ran up a 3-0 lead, gave it up, and found a way to win anyway against the President's Trophy frontrunners...
mitch marner vs the ottawa senators

Game #57 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 6 vs. Ottawa Senators 3

The Toronto Maple Leafs picked up their seventh win in their last eight games after a convincing victory over the Ottawa Senators on Saturday...
james van riemsdyk vs the nashville predators

Game #56 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 3 vs. Nashville Predators 2 (SO)

On the back of a first-star performance from Frederik Andersen, the Toronto Maple Leafs picked up their sixth win in their last seven games...
Toronto Maple Leafs vs. New York Rangers

Game #53 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 4 vs. New York Rangers 0

The Toronto Maple Leafs cruised to a convincing 4-0 victory over the New York Rangers on Thursday night, marking their second consecutive shutout and...

Game #52 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 5 vs. New York Islanders 0

In what is sure to be the feel-good game of the regular season for the Toronto Maple Leafs, Travis Dermott, Justin Holl and Kasperi...

Kasperi Kapanen recalled as Mike Babcock shakes up lines ahead of road trip

We’ll have to wait and see how long it lasts, but Monday night's loss to Colorado appears to have spurred Mike Babcock’s line blender...
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Game #45 Review: Ottawa Senators 4 vs. Toronto Maple Leafs 3

The Toronto Maple Leafs will enter the bye week on a losing note after letting a winnable game slip away on Wednesday night versus...
Travis Dermott

Travis Dermott recalled by the Toronto Maple Leafs

The Toronto Maple Leafs have recalled defenceman Travis Dermott and loaned Martin Marincin to the Toronto Marlies, the club announced on Friday. The 21-year-old Dermott...
Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Tampa Bay Lightning

Game #41 Review: Tampa Bay Lightning 2 vs. Toronto Maple Leafs 0

In their first game of 2018, the Toronto Maple Leafs hit the halfway point of their season with a 2-0 loss to the league-leading...

Game #39 Review: Colorado Avalanche 4 vs. Toronto Maple Leafs 3 (OT)

The Maple Leafs grabbed a point thanks to a late tying goal from James van Riemsdyk before falling in overtime in controversial fashion in...
Martin Marincin, Toronto Marlies

Toronto Maple Leafs recall Martin Marincin, place Nikita Zaitsev on injured reserve

The Toronto Maple Leafs depth on the blue line will be tested for the first time this season with the news that defenceman Martin...

Game #32 Review: Philadelphia Flyers 4 vs. Toronto Maple Leafs 2

The Toronto Maple Leafs lost after leading through two periods for the first time this season in Philadelphia on Tuesday night. 10 thoughts:1.  Patrick Marleau...
Curtis McElhinney of the Toronto Maple Leafs

Game #31 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 1 vs. Edmonton Oilers 0

The Toronto Maple Leafs got out to a very early lead for the second consecutive night before leaning on a first-star performance from Curtis...
toronto maple leafs vs. vancouver canucks on December 2, 2017

Game #28 Review: Vancouver Canucks 2 vs. Toronto Maple Leafs 1

The Maple Leafs dug an early hole before dominating the final 40 minutes and coming up just short in Vancouver on Saturday night. 10 thoughts...

Game #26 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 4 vs. Calgary Flames 1

The Toronto Maple Leafs started their Western Canada road trip off on a high with one of their most complete efforts of the season...
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Game #23 Review: Florida Panthers 2 vs. Toronto Maple Leafs 1 (SO)

After a slow start, the Toronto Maple Leafs came from behind to grab a point with a late charge that easily could've produced a...
Auston Matthews and Zach Hyman of the Toronto Maple Leafs playing against the Arizona Coyotes

Game #22 Review: Arizona Coyotes 4 vs. Toronto Maple Leafs 1

Despite a valiant late push, Toronto Maple Leafs had their six-game winning streak snapped by the last-placed -- but recently-surging -- Arizona Coyotes on...

Game #21 Review: Toronto Maple Leafs 6 vs. Montreal Canadiens 0

The Toronto Maple Leafs made it six in a row after dropping six on the hapless Montreal Canadiens at the Bell Centre on Saturday...

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