Leafs extend qualifying offers to Marner, others

TORONTO – The Toronto Maple Leafs have extended qualifying offers to four restricted free agents, including star winger Mitch Marner. Forwards Andreas Johnsson, Kasperi Kapanen and Michael Carcone were also extended offers. Extending the offers is essentially a formality that…

Rick Zamperin: Maple Leafs under more pressure than ever to win Stanley Cup

Fresh off winning the franchise’s first NBA championship, there is no question the Toronto Raptors are on top of the world. They are world champions, of course. The Raptors not only played in the NBA Finals for the first time,…

Ottawa Senators name D.J. Smith as new head coach

The Ottawa Senators announced Thursday that they have named former Toronto Maple Leafs assistant coach D.J. Smith as the team’s new head coach. According to the organization, Smith has agreed to a three-year deal with the Senators. READ MORE: Governing…