Toronto Maple Leafs

Hall of Fame defenceman Borje Salming dead at 71 after battle with ALS

Nov 24, 2022 | 12:34pm

Hall of Fame defenceman Borje Salming, who starred for the Toronto Maple Leafs over 16 NHL seasons, has died at 71 after a battle with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. The Maple Leafs confirmed Salming’s death in a statement. Team president Brendan Shanahan said Salming opened the door for Europeans in the NHL. Toronto signed Salming as a free agent before the […]

Leafs sign former Pats Captain Adam Brooks to two year extension

May 14, 2020 | 9:23am

Former Regina Pats captain Adam Brooks is staying with the Toronto Maple Leafs organization for at least two more years. The club announced Thursday morning they’ve signed Brooks to a two-year, two-way contract worth $725,000 per season. Brooks, who had three assists in seven games with the Leafs earlier this year,  including his first-ever point […]

Leafs fire Mike Babcock

Nov 20, 2019 | 6:25pm

The Toronto Maple Leafs have fired head coach Mike Babcock and replaced him with Sheldon Keefe. Babcock had a record of 9-10-4 in 2019-20 for the struggling Leafs, who are 0-5-1 in their last six games, including five straight losses in regulation. Maple Leafs president Brendan Shanahan flew to Arizona on Wednesday to break the […]