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Weekly Toronto Maple Leafs podcast with Canadian Press National Hockey Writer Jonas Siegel and The AthleticTO's Editor-in-Chief, James Mirtle.

Weekly Toronto Maple Leafs podcast with Canadian Press National Hockey Writer Jonas Siegel and The AthleticTO's Editor-in-Chief, James Mirtle.
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Toronto, ON

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Weekly Toronto Maple Leafs podcast with Canadian Press National Hockey Writer Jonas Siegel and The AthleticTO's Editor-in-Chief, James Mirtle.

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@LeafReport

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English

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299 Queen St W Toronto, ON M5V 2Z5 6472311660


Episodes

Matthews. So Hot Right Now. Matthews.

10/10/2018
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Jonas and James discuss the torrent pace the Maple Leafs' stars are currently scoring at and whether this type of production is sustainable. The boys also debate how the team can address defensive woes and much more!

Duration:00:33:28

Post-Training Camp Digest

10/2/2018
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Jonas and James share final thoughts on the Maple Leafs' performance in preseason and training camp, give their take on roster cuts and try to predict (with justification) the team's total points at the end of the season. That and more!

Duration:00:33:37

Wake Me Up When September Ends

9/26/2018
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Jonas and James provide their latest takeaways from training camp and preseason action.

Duration:00:37:31

Early Analysis

9/21/2018
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Jonas and James share takeaways from Maple Leafs' training camp and the team's first two preseason games.

Duration:00:42:01

Live At The Rivoli

9/15/2018
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Jonas and James partner up with Puck Talks to host the pod in front of a live audience at the Rivoli in downtown Toronto. The boys are joined by TSN's Mark Masters and Justin Bourne from The AthleticTO.

Duration:01:47:23

Bucking the Trends

8/24/2018
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Jonas and James weigh in on Kyle Dubas' decision to hire Hayley Wickenheiser and Noelle Needham, share their takeaways from Jonas' 1-on-1 with Auston Matthews, debate the weakest positional link and much more!

Duration:00:53:06

So You're Saying There's a Chance

4/3/2018
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With a roster rejig paying major dividends Jonas and James debate whether or not the leafs are a legit cup contender. The boys break down the numbers on how this might be the best Maple Leafs regular season performance in franchise history, assess Matthews' return to game action and forecast contract demands of Nylander, Marner, et al. That and much more!

Duration:00:41:52

Young Guns

3/27/2018
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After a dominating performance against Nashville the Leafs have stumbled slightly in two straight games to non-playoff teams. Jonas and James discuss the "Jeckyl and Hyde" nature of Toronto and how clinching playoffs early in the season may be a factor. The boys also pick their poison with potential playoff opponents, share thoughts on the case Toronto's rookies have made to stay in the lineup, how that may impact next season's roster, and weigh in on what has led to this spike of young...

Duration:00:42:22

We're Going Streaking!(Loss Edition)

3/8/2018
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Jonas and James have lots of ground to cover following the trade deadline and ensuing four-game losing streak. Did Toronto make the right move with the Plekanec addition? How will the team's cap situation affect the numbers of a William Nylander contract extension? With lots of rumours circling Maple Leafs' management, the boys discuss the problems that can arise in a multifaceted front office, and share thoughts on Kyle Dubas' potential as GM. Your twitter questions are answered and more!

Duration:00:59:08

We're Going Streaking!

2/15/2018
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Special guest Chris Johnston of Sportsnet joins the boys to discuss the recent tear Toronto has been on.

Duration:00:33:21

Buyers or Sellers?

2/9/2018
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With trade deadline right around the corner Jonas and James try to determine what role the Maple Leafs are best suited to play: buyers, or sellers? The guys debate the cost of attaining a significant piece, whether or not that's even available, and forecast potential playoff opponents, sharing thoughts on how Toronto would square up.

Duration:00:41:19

Questioning the Coach

1/18/2018
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Duration:00:39:20

Bye-week Evaluation

1/12/2018
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With Toronto's performance wavering in the winds, Jonas and James try to pinpoint what has led to this lack of progress. Does this roster suit the style Head Coach Mike Babcock has instilled? How will the blue line battle shake out with impressive performances from Travis Dermott? The boys share their thoughts on Kyle Dubas' future with the organization, debate potential line tweaks and more!

Duration:00:35:15

Defensive Deficiencies

1/5/2018
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With Toronto's defensive minute-eater Nikita Zaitsev out of the line up for an extended period, top prospect Travis Dermott has gotten the call up to the big club. This excitement is contrasted by a glaring weakness, depth on the blue line. Jonas and James try to forecast how the Leafs will address their defensive deficiencies.

Duration:00:43:18

Points of Concern

12/21/2017
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Jonas and James address some of the more glaring issues Toronto will want to have New Year's resolutions for including PK problems, defensive break downs and an offence failing to fire on all cylinders. The boys discuss how much the Leafs are missing Matthews and share thoughts on how Marner and Nylander have filled the void.

Duration:00:39:11

Steady Freddie

12/7/2017
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Everyone in Toronto is talking about the red hot Frederik Andersen, and Jonas and James are no exception. The boys dive deeper into the role/impact of the Maple Leafs' Director of Sports Science, Dr. Jeremy Bettle, and forecast the future of the team's blue line.

Duration:00:45:12

Twitter Mailbag

11/15/2017
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Leaf Land is loaded with questions following Toronto's four-game win streak sans Auston Matthews. Jonas and James do their best to answer them all in the "Twitter mailbag" edition of the Leaf Report.

Duration:00:40:51

Ups and Downs

11/9/2017
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It's been an up and down season to this point for the Leafs, and the guys are having trouble gauging where they stand. With Toronto on pace to match its point total from last season, Jonas and James try to pin point what has prevented growth through the first month of the season.

Duration:00:42:10

Line Shufflez

11/1/2017
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A visibly agitated Head Coach Mike Babcock has given his lines a substantial shuffle. Jonas and James break down the moves, sharing thoughts on the return of Connor Carrick and Josh Leivo to the lineup.

Duration:00:30:49

Statistically Speaking

10/20/2017
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The Leafs refuse to lose any momentum, and have continued their hot start out of the gate. But just how much improvement has the team made? With not much of a sample size to analyze, Jonas and James compare stats from this season to last. The boys continue their diagnosis on what's buggin' Marner, evaluate how Babcock has divvied up the ice time by line and answer your twitter questions. Brought to you by @Babsocks!

Duration:00:44:58