Toronto bench boss becomes 25th man in NHL history to coach 1,000 games, and gets kudos from legendary coach Scotty Bowman as he joins the exclusive club
Feb 04, 2016
Elevated play from James Reimer has given Toronto management a real conundrum, but, without any seasons of 50-plus games in his career, what is he worth?
Feb 03, 2016
Maple Leafs unveil their new logo after beating the Boston Bruins 4-3 in overtime, and, as had been widely rumoured, it is essentially a return to an old logo
Feb 02, 2016
Toronto has won just one of its past 10 games, scoring only 11 goals in that span, including three outings in which they were blanked
Jan 29, 2016
A pair of enterprising Toronto fans have sold nearly 3,000 pairs of socks featuring a likeness of the Maples Leafs bench boss
Jan 25, 2016
With a month to go before the NHL trade deadline, Toronto’s general manager is gauging interest in players such as Roman Polak, P.A. Parenteau, Shawn Matthias and Jonathan Bernier
Jan 24, 2016
With a 12-6-4 record in the last 22 games, Carolina’s on the verge of climbing into a wild-card playoff spot despite icing a team with one of the lowest payrolls in the league
Jan 21, 2016
Some players and coaches are getting a boost as salaries are paid in U.S. currency, but they know overall revenue declines will become a drag in other ways
Jan 18, 2016
Fan-selected joke pick for the all-star game was actually warming to the idea before a trade to another division and quick demotion bred conspiracy theories around the league
Jan 17, 2016
The season is essentially over for Columbus, but thanks to an improving blueline and smart-minded ownership, there’s reason to believe that next year could be a big one for the struggling franchise
Jan 13, 2016
James joined The Globe as an editor and reporter in the sports department in 2005 and now covers the NHL and the Toronto Maple Leafs. A graduate of Ryerson University and Thompson Rivers University, he has written about hockey from junior on up the past decade and has a background in new media, statistical analysis and blogging.
Originally from Kamloops, B.C., James lives in Toronto.