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Brian Burke Fielding Offers for Tomas Kaberle

August 13th, 2010
  Brian Burke, President and General Manager of the Toronto Maple Leafs, appeared on the FAN 590 radio station in Toronto Friday morning. He spoke about a number of topics, including the latest on the Tomas Kaberle sweepstakes, the Ilya Kovalchuk contract and Leafs prospect Jerry D'Amigo deciding to leave college in ...

Toronto Maple Leafs: Six Super Games To Look Forward To This Season

August 5th, 2010
The release of the official NHL schedule is an exciting day for teams because it represents a clean slate and the promise of a new season. For the fans, the schedule brings excitement that the regular season is on the horizon. Fans quickly circle their calendars to mark important dates, ...

Examining the Toronto Maple Leafs’ Potential Forward Lineup

July 19th, 2010
The Maple Leafs bolstered their core of forwards in the opening days of free agency by acquiring Kris Versteeg from the Chicago Blackhawks and signing Colby Armstrong to a  three year contract. Brian Burke and Co. also re-signed restricted free agent Nikolai Kulemin and inked John Mitchell to a new ...

Is James Neal a Target for the Toronto Maple Leafs?

July 14th, 2010
Brian Burke still hasn’t been presented with what he deems to be a "fair" trade offer for Tomas Kaberle, but he may have found a dancing partner. According to reporter Mike Heika of the Dallas Morning News, the Stars have offered restricted free-agent forward James Neal a two-year contract worth ...

Could the Leafs Keep Tomas Kaberle?

July 10th, 2010
The status of veteran defenseman Tomas Kaberle has been up in the air for the better part of two seasons, as Leaf fans question and speculate whether he is in the team’s plans moving forward. Kaberle is the only member of the ‘Muskoka Five’ remaining on the Leafs. The others ...