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This is the Toronto Maple Leaf Podcast for all Leaf fans. We analyze the team on a weekly basis sharing our opinions on all the recent news and events. We focus on entertaining simple discussion on all things Toronto Maple Leafs. Hosted by Rob Furnish and Ryan Furnish

This is the Toronto Maple Leaf Podcast for all Leaf fans. We analyze the team on a weekly basis sharing our opinions on all the recent news and events. We focus on entertaining simple discussion on all things Toronto Maple Leafs. Hosted by Rob Furnish and Ryan Furnish
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Canada

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This is the Toronto Maple Leaf Podcast for all Leaf fans. We analyze the team on a weekly basis sharing our opinions on all the recent news and events. We focus on entertaining simple discussion on all things Toronto Maple Leafs. Hosted by Rob Furnish and Ryan Furnish

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode #15: Feelin' Blue

1/16/2019
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The Maple Leafs have lost 5 of their last 8 games and the Buds are back to break it all down in episode 15. We kick off the show by discussing the struggling defence core, fans booing Jake Gardiner, 'heavy hockey' and what improvements we'd like to see from some of the slumping stars. Next, we wonder if Kyle Dubas making a move at the trade deadline is realistic and what it means if he stands pat with the current roster. Finally, we preview the upcoming showdown with the Tampa Bay Lightning...

Duration:00:59:55

Episode #14: Halfway Point

1/8/2019
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The Buds open episode 14 with a break down of a disappointing 4-0 loss to the Nashville Predators. Then, we discuss the Leaf roster and hand out midseason grades in a special extended edition of Bums and Beauties. Next, Will the Leafs bring in some help on the blue line? Will Matthews and Marner be signed before seasons end? Can they finally overcome the Boston Bruins in the postseason? We discuss all this and more in a new segment, Second Half Storylines.

Duration:00:55:43

Episode #13: New Year, Same Buds

1/4/2019
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The Buds kick off the first show of 2019 by breaking down a disappointing 4-3 loss to the Minnesota Wild in the otherwise awesome Next Generation game. Then, Ryan talks Rob off the ledge over Freddy Andersen being on IR and emphasizes the long term plan for Freddy. Next, we discuss the Mitch Marner all-star 'snub' and wonder if it's really that big of a deal. Finally, we share our expectations for the rest of the 2019 season, name this week's Bums & Beauties, and give our Totally Unqualified...

Duration:00:55:59

Episode #11: Team Toughness

12/13/2018
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This is the Toronto Maple Leaf Podcast for all Leaf fans. We analyze the team on a weekly basis, sharing our opinions on all the recent news and events. We focus on entertaining and simple discussion on all things Toronto Maple Leafs.

Duration:00:57:35

Episode #10: Buffalo Barn Burner

12/5/2018
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The Buds kick off episode 10 with a full breakdown of an entertaining 4-3 Leaf win over the Buffalo Sabres. Then, we dive head first into William Nylander's new 6 year deal, sharing our thoughts on his salary, the term, and the polarizing effect its had on Leafs Nation. Finally, we reveal our weekly picks for Bums and Beauties and have some fun discussing potential names for the newly announced NHL franchise in Seattle.

Duration:00:59:29

Episode #9: Pastrnak Problems

11/27/2018
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The Buds kick off the show with a break down of the Leafs 4-2 win over the Bruins and ask if there is a player Leaf fans fear more than David Pastrnak. Next, we discuss the defence core and some of the improvements we've seen so far this season. Then, we take a look at the Leafs newest divisional rival, the Buffalo Sabres and tee up their first matchup next week. Plus, THE END IS FINALLY IN SIGHT for William Nylander. Will he or won't he sign? Lastly, we select this week's bums and...

Duration:00:47:10

Episode #8: Enjoy the Ride

11/21/2018
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On this episode of the podcast, the Buds are in a celebratory mood after 4 straight Leaf wins! Next, we look back on the first 21 games of the season and discuss who we think the most valuable players have been. Then, we ask if Leaf fans spend too much time focusing on the salary cap instead of just enjoying the ride of a 15-6 start. Can a case be made that Mitch Marner is more valuable than Auston Matthews? and is Freddy Andersen a Vezina contender? we debate both topics and name this weeks...

Duration:00:47:59

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11/15/2018
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We're up late this week while the Leafs are out west and start the show with a break down of a decisive win in LA. We preview the rest of the Western road trip and what we hope to see from Garret Sparks on Friday night. Then, with the deadline quickly approaching, we discuss the William Nylander situation and give our opinion on the 'sign him or trade him' debate. Plus, we put a different spin on this week's 'bums and beauties'.

Duration:00:38:29

Talkin Buds Podcast

11/7/2018
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The Buds are back with episode 6. We break down a much needed 3-1 win over the Vegas Golden Knights at Scotiabank Arena and try to figure out why it's been such a struggle at home so far this season. We discuss the stellar play of Morgan Rielly, Mitch Marner and Freddy Andersen and explain why we're sick of talking about William Nylander. We also preview 2 huge games against the Devils and Bruins plus our usual weekly segments.

Duration:01:05:54

TALKIN BUDS PODCAST

11/7/2018
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The Buds are back with episode 6. We break down a much needed 3-1 win over the Vegas Golden Knights at Scotiabank Arena and try to figure out why it's been such a struggle at home so far this season. We discuss the stellar play of Morgan Rielly, Mitch Marner and Freddy Andersen and explain why we're sick of talking about William Nylander. We also preview 2 huge games against the Devils and Bruins plus our usual weekly segments.

Duration:01:05:11

TALKIN BUDS PODCAST

10/30/2018
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The Buds are back! In this week's episode, we discuss Auston Matthews' shoulder injury and what it means for him and the rest of the team. We review the week that was including back-to-back wins over the Winnipeg Jets, followed by an underwhelming performance against the Calgary Flames. Plus, our weekly segments: "Who's a bum and who's a beauty?" and "Totally Unqualified Takes."

Duration:00:54:30

TALKIN BUDS PODCAST

10/23/2018
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In this episode we analyze the week that was for the Toronto Maple Leafs. We continue to give our opinion on the contract of William Nylander, discuss Babcock and also look forward to the Toronto Maple Leaf upcoming schedule. We hit on our weekly segments BUMS AND BEAUTIES and our TOTALLY UNQUALIFIED TAKES! Enjoy!

Duration:00:45:02

TALKIN BUDS PODCAST

10/16/2018
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In this episode we analyze the hot start to the Toronto Maple Leaf season. We give our opinions on the contracts of William Nylander and Auston Matthews. We also look forward to the Toronto Maple Leaf schedule and so much more! Enjoy!

Duration:00:54:49

TALKIN BUDS PODCAST

10/10/2018
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In this episode of the Talkin Buds Podcast we analyze the preseason, William Nylander's contract, the backup goalie situation, the front office and their star players. We also look ahead and make predictions for 2018-2019 regular season. This episode also includes our weekly segment Totally Unqualified Takes. Enjoy!

Duration:00:51:33

TALKIN BUDS PODCAST

10/10/2018
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In this episode of the Talkin Buds Podcast give our opinions on the first week of the season. We also debut a new segment and hit our Totally Unqualified Takes. Enjoy!

Duration:00:40:17