NHL Training Camp Buzz: Suzuki out two weeks for Canadiens

Welcome to the 2022-23 NHL training camp buzz. Training camp is underway for all 32 teams and NHL.com has you covered with all the latest news. Montreal Canadiens Nick Suzuki will be out two weeks with a lower-body injury, the Canadiens said Thursday. The forward, who was named captain Sept. 12, had NHL career highs … Read more

NHL Training Camp Buzz: Liljegren out at least six weeks for Maple Leafs

Welcome to the 2022-23 NHL training camp buzz. Training camp is underway for all 32 teams and NHL.com has you covered with all the latest news. Toronto Maple Leafs Timothy Liljegren will be out at least six weeks after having hernia surgery Friday. “We’re looking at an early to mid-November return if all goes well,” … Read more

Kyle Dubas’ job as Maple Leafs GM is on the line this season

Kyle Dubas will soon become the Maple Leafs’ longest-serving general manager in 25 years. The upcoming 2022-23 season will be Dubas’ fifth as Leafs GM, a run that outlasts Brian Burke, Pat Quinn and every other predecessor who came before him since Cliff Fletcher was fired in 1997. Leafs’ full-time GMs since 1997 GM SEASONS … Read more

NHL media tour: Auston Matthews, Morgan Rielly and 5 most interesting things they said

HENDERSON, Nev. — Another season, another year of lofty expectations for the Toronto Maple Leafs and their seemingly never-ending attempt to get past the first round. Eight consecutive playoff series losses, but the spring’s first-round exit especially stung because they coughed up a 3-2 series lead to the Tampa Bay Lightning and lost by a … Read more

Maple Leafs focused, confident in changing Stanley Cup Playoff narrative

Auston Matthews, Mitchell Marner, William Nylander and Morgan Rielly return to the Toronto Maple Leafs this season after another disappointing loss in the Stanley Cup Playoffs, eager to write a new story with a happy ending. “I think it’s a proof of confidence in our group, and I think it’s an opportunity for us to … Read more

Atlantic Division reset: Sabers have a long way to go to catch the elite trio | Buffalo Sabers News

This is the opening faceoff to a three-part series looking at the NHL’s Atlantic Division heading into training camp. Part 1 deals with the division’s trio of elite teams. You can quickly and easily throw out key factors as reasons why the Buffalo Sabers have the NHL’s longest playoff drought. Instability in the front office … Read more

Top 5 Candidates For the 2022-23 Art Ross Trophy

Dan Hamilton-USA TODAY Sports For the last several years, offense has been trending upwards in the National Hockey League. After a pause in the pattern during the strange 2020-21 campaign, teams made up for lost time last season, scoring an average of 3.14 goals per team per game. That’s a number that hasn’t been seen … Read more

State Your Case: Can Matthews score 60 goals again?

Last season, Auston Matthews of the Toronto Maple Leafs became the first player in the NHL to score 60 goals since Steven Stamkos of the Tampa Bay Lightning reached the mark in 2011-12. Matthews finished with 60 goals in 73 games, nine fewer than it took Stamkos to score his 60th. Alex Ovechkin of the … Read more

Toronto Maple Leafs fantasy projections for 2022-23

As part of NHL.com’s 32 in 32 series, the fantasy hockey staff identifies relevant players from the Toronto Maple Leafs. For more coverage, visit NHL.com/Fantasy and subscribe for free to the “NHL Fantasy on Ice” podcast. MORE FANTASY COVERAGE: Top 250 rankings NOTES: These fantasy projections (for 82-game season), a collaborative effort by Pete Jensen, … Read more