Maple Leafs Analysis

Leafs Analysis courtesy of Steve Burtch. Formerly of Leafs.HockeyAnalysis.com. Enjoy the occasional rants, a lot of numbers, and fun with salary caps and statistics.

Round 1, 21st Overall - Frederik Gauthier (C)

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Look for some insight into the Leafs top draft pick at the 2013 NHL draft

When is an upgrade not really an upgrade?

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Why trading for Jonathan Bernier makes less sense the more you look at it.

Somebody Somewhere Is Crazy

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Why The Latest Leaf Rumours Don't Make A Lot of Sense

Big Ugly Holes

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Why do people still want to argue that there are "Big Ugly Holes" in Advanced Stats in Hockey?

Who Should Win The Norris?

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Laying out a possible methodology for determining who should win the Norris Trophy and the pool of candidates.

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Phil Kessel Dominates All Bruins But Chara

Friend of the Blog Eric T. writes about how the Leafs' superstar has done against the Bruins, Zdeno Chara, and Patrice Bergeron

Leafs Add Ryan O'Byrne - Stuck In Reverse

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The Leafs Have Traded a 2014 4th Round Pick For Notably Slow and Ineffective Defender Ryan O'Byrne

Shut Down Index v 2.0 - Revisited

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How Do We Assess Defensive D Men In Context - Advanced Stats Might Help

Learn To Love Cody Franson

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How can the Maple Leafs improve their defence? Maybe they should try giving Franson a larger role.

Carlyle on Grabovski and Kulemin: Fact or Fiction?

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The first installment of an ongoing series in which we look back on comments made by coach Carlyle. Today's installment - Grabovski and Kulemin's lack of offense.

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