Senators edge Leafs as Marleau scores in exhibition debut

TORONTO – Erik Burgdoerfer scored the game winning goal at 10:31 of the third period as the Ottawa Senators defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-2 at the Air Canada Centre on Tuesday night. Burgdoerfer was sent in alone out of the penalty box with his initial shot turned aside by Frederik Andersen. However, Toronto’s Andreas […]

AHL Eastern Conference notebook — Pre-season underway

The Toronto Marlies opened up their pre-season schedule Thursday with a 3-2 win over the St. John’s Ice Caps in Stephenville, N.L., in the first of three games to be played against the Caps before they return home to prepare for the start of the regular season. And that’s time. #Marlies prevail over the #IceCaps […]

Parenteau easily adapting to his new environment.

P.A. Parenteau is already feeling comfortable with his new club. The Hull, Que., native scored twice in his Toronto Maple Leafs pre-season debut as they defeated the Ottawa Senators 4-1 on Monday night at the Air Canada Centre. The right-winger believes he made a good first impression with his performance. “You always want to do […]

Two new Maple Leafs shine in debut

A pair of newly acquired Toronto Maple Leafs would provide plenty of fireworks in the pre-season home-opener. Pierre-Alexandre Parenteau scored two power-play goals to help the Leafs beat the Ottawa Senators 4-1 in NHL pre-season action Monday night. Parenteau scored his first goal on the power play off a one-timer set up by Morgan Rielly […]

Leafs’ prospect Jamie Devane plays protector for Marlies’ teammates

The thought of Jamie Devane playing his role at a higher level may bring more fear to his opponents. Born and raised in Mississauga, Ont., Devane grew up a Toronto Maple Leafs fan and was drafted by the the club in the third round of the 2009 National Hockey League draft. Now entering his second […]