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Game Day: Blackhawks at Maple Leafs

Game Day: Blackhawks at Maple Leafs

CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS at TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS Saturday, 7 p.m., Scotiabank Arena TV: CBC, Sportsnet Ontario; Radio: 590 AM THE BIG MATCHUP RW Patrick Kane vs. C Auston Matthews These two always put on a
Game Day: Flames at Maple Leafs

Game Day: Flames at Maple Leafs

CALGARY FLAMES (25-18-5) at TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS (25-16-6) Thursday, 7 p.m., Scotiabank Arena TV: TSN4; Radio: 590 AM THE BIG MATCHUP Matthew Tkachuk vs. Auston Matthews Tkachuk is at the centre of a
Game Day: Maple Leafs at Devils

Game Day: Maple Leafs at Devils

TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS at NEW JERSEY DEVILS FRIDAY, 7 p.m., PRUDENTIAL CENTER TV: Sportsnet Ontario; RADIO: 1050 AM THE BIG MATCHUP RW Mitch Marner vs. D P.K. Subban Marner’s five-point magic against the
Amid Blackface and Abuse Allegations, Hockey Wonders Why Young Canadians Don’t Play

Amid Blackface and Abuse Allegations, Hockey Wonders Why Young Canadians Don’t Play

A new round of racist incidents made public has forced the N.H.L. to confront its culture while the sport’s popularity — especially among diverse youth — continues to dive.
Amid Blackface and Abuse Allegations, Hockey Wonders Why Young Canadians Don’t Play

Amid Blackface and Abuse Allegations, Hockey Wonders Why Young Canadians Don’t Play

A new round of racist incidents made public has forced the N.H.L. to confront its culture while the sport’s popularity — especially among diverse youth — continues to dive.
‘Vintage’ Jason Spezza helps Maple Leafs

‘Vintage’ Jason Spezza helps Maple Leafs

CALGARY — When they have nicknamed you “Vintage” around the dressing room, let’s just say you aren’t a Calder Trophy candidate. But at 36 and not far removed from an uncertain future with the Leafs,
Stars Dismiss Coach Jim Montgomery for ‘Unprofessional Conduct’

Stars Dismiss Coach Jim Montgomery for ‘Unprofessional Conduct’

Montgomery is the second N.H.L. coach in recent weeks to lose his job for behavior unrelated to his team’s performance.
Game Day: Maple Leafs at Blues

Game Day: Maple Leafs at Blues

TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS (13-13-4) at ST. LOUIS BLUES (18-6-6) Saturday, 7 p.m., Enterprise Center, TV: CBC, Sportsnet Ontario, Radio: 1050 AM THE BIG MATCHUP Auston Matthews vs. Brayden Schenn Mired in
Maple Leafs coach Sheldon Keefe says Auston Matthews doing his best

Maple Leafs coach Sheldon Keefe says Auston Matthews doing his best

Some critics grumble that Maple Leafs forward Auston Matthews is flim-flamming, but the film department says otherwise, according to head coach Sheldon Keefe. Asked what’s bugging the star, who has
Maple Leafs roster is full, but scoring is not

Maple Leafs roster is full, but scoring is not

Sheldon Keefe finally has all the king’s horses and all the king’s men. But can he put a winning Maple Leafs lineup together again? The first game of the season with the entire Toronto roster — minus
Game Day: Avalanche at Maple Leafs

Game Day: Avalanche at Maple Leafs

COLORADO AVALANCHE (16-8-2) at TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS (13-12-4) Wednesday, 7 p.m., Scotiabank Arena TV: Sportsnet, Radio: 590 AM THE BIG MATCHUP Cale Makar vs. Ilya Mikheyev The NHL’s leading scorer
Flames Coach Bill Peters Resigns After Being Accused of Using Racial Slur

Flames Coach Bill Peters Resigns After Being Accused of Using Racial Slur

Akim Aliu said Peters “dropped the N bomb” against him a decade ago while Aliu was playing in the minor leagues. Peters apologized in a letter to the team manager on Wednesday. He resigned on Friday.
Flames Coach Bill Peters Apologizes After Being Accused of Using Racial Slur

Flames Coach Bill Peters Apologizes After Being Accused of Using Racial Slur

Akim Aliu said Peters “dropped the N bomb” against him a decade ago. On Wednesday, Peters apologized in a letter to the general manager and said he “regretted the incident since it happened.”
Flames Coach Bill Peters Apologizes After Being Accused of Using Racial Slur

Flames Coach Bill Peters Apologizes After Being Accused of Using Racial Slur

Akim Aliu said Peters “dropped the N bomb” against him a decade ago. On Wednesday, Peters apologized in a letter to the general manager and said he “regretted the incident since it happened.”
GAME DAY: Maple Leafs at Red Wings

GAME DAY: Maple Leafs at Red Wings

TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS at DETROIT RED WINGS Wednesday, 7 p.m., Little Caesars Arena TV: Sportsnet Ontario, Sportsnet One; RADIO: 1050 AM THE BIG MATCHUP C Auston Matthews vs. LW Andreas Athanasiou Not to
Calgary Flames Investigating Coach Over Allegation He Used Racial Slurs

Calgary Flames Investigating Coach Over Allegation He Used Racial Slurs

The National Hockey League said it was also looking into a player’s allegations that a decade ago, the coach, Bill Peters, had targeted him with racist language.
Calgary Flames Investigating Coach Over Allegation He Used Racial Slurs

Calgary Flames Investigating Coach Over Allegation He Used Racial Slurs

The National Hockey League said it was also looking into a player’s allegations that a decade ago, the coach, Bill Peters, had targeted him with racist language.
GAME DAY: Maple Leafs at Coyotes

GAME DAY: Maple Leafs at Coyotes

TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS (9-10-4) at ARIZONA COYOTES (13-7-2) Thursday, 9 p.m., Gila River Arena TV: Sportsnet Ontario;, Radio: 590 AM THE BIG MATCHUP Auston Matthews vs. Phil Kessel Matthews knew only
Getting Hockey Referees Ready for the Big Leagues

Getting Hockey Referees Ready for the Big Leagues

The N.H.L.’s method for keeping the league supplied with officials was never systematic. So it started to treat potential referees like potential draft picks.
Getting Hockey Referees Ready for the Big Leagues

Getting Hockey Referees Ready for the Big Leagues

The N.H.L.’s method for keeping the league supplied with officials was never systematic. So it started to treat potential referees like potential draft picks.