The Toronto Maple Leafs announced they have re-signed defenseman Jake Gardiner today to a 5 year, 20.25 million dollar deal. While many in Toronto are excited about this news, it does mean the team will have to make a roster move, as they currently sit around a million over the salary cap. While a million dollars…
The Toronto Maple Leafs announced they have signed goaltender James Reimer to a new two year deal, avoiding arbitration. Reimer will be paid 2.3 million a year for this contract, taking him to unrestricted free agency when it’s over. Both sides describe the new deal as “Meh.”
Although often accused of believing their city to be a more popular free agent destination then it really is, Toronto media and fans insist this time they’re serious.
Hot on the heels of Lindsay Lohan’s lawsuit against video game company Rockstar (she is claiming they created a character based on her without her consent for their smash hit Grand Theft Auto franchise), Theo Epstein is apparently following suit. Epstein is alleging that the Maple Leafs have created a GM character exactly in his likeness.