Sheldon Keefe on the 2022-23 Maple Leafs: “We have established ourselves as an elite team in the NHL… I expect us to be that again”

After practice on Wednesday, head coach Sheldon Keefe discussed the decision to line up William Nylander at center in practice, John Tavares and Pierre Engvall’s status for opening night, and the competition in camp heading into the final two games of …

Maple Leafs vs. Canadiens Preseason Game Review: Matt Murray looks sharp again, Nick Robertson records three-point night as Toronto coasts to 5-1 win

William Nylander and Alex Kerfoot each scored twice — each tallying a goal at even strength and on the power play — and Nick Robertson stayed hot with a three-point night as the Maple Leafs coasted to a 5-1 win over the Canadiens. As the Leafs took to …

Sheldon Keefe Post Game, Leafs 5 vs. Canadiens 1: “Matt Murray was the highlight of the game for me”

Sheldon Keefe addressed the media after his team’s 5-1 win over the Montreal Canadiens in the fifth game of the preseason, improving the Leafs’ record to 4-1 in the exhibition schedule. On Nick Robertson’s three-point game and seven points in his last …

Sheldon Keefe on potentially deploying Rasmus Sandin on the right side: “I am confident he can make that switch when needed”

After practice on Sunday, head coach Sheldon Keefe discussed Rasmus Sandin’s ability to play the right side, the status of Pierre Engvall and Jake Muzzin, and Nick Robertson’s recent offensive breakthrough in preseason. Practice Lines – October 2 Line…

Sheldon Keefe Post Game, Leafs 6 vs. Senators 3: “I can see Nick Robertson improving and his confidence growing daily”

Sheldon Keefe addressed the media after his team’s 6-3 win over the Ottawa Senators in the fourth game of the 2022-23 preseason. On what he liked about the effort tonight: I just really liked the effort of our guys. Even though we were playing against …

Maple Leafs vs. Senators Preseason Game Review: Nick Robertson shines, Ilya Samsonov holds steady between the pipes as Toronto doubles up Ottawa

Led by Nick Robertson’s offensive outburst and Ilya Samsonov’s steady play between the pipes, the Maple Leafs took care of business in Belleville against the Senators with a 6-3 win on Friday night. While some of Ottawa’s top players featured in this g…