Before we look ahead to 2019, let's look back on my 2018 mock drafts. I broke them down by the numbers, which proved interesting if not overly successful.
From Toronto with love: James van Riemsdyk prepares to leave the Leafs, and his adopted home – The Athletic
by: Sean Fitz-Gerald — The Athletic 12 Jul
Before the melancholy moment arrived when James van Riemsdyk would have to leave, to pack up and move away from the city he had come to love, there were matters to be settled.
HockeyBuzz.com - Mike Augello - Marlies schedule, building name changes and Leafs Convo talks D pursuit
by: N/A — Hockey Buzz 12 Jul
As with their parent club, the Marlies arena well be sporting a new name next season. The previous moniker still visible on the newly renamed Scotiabank Arena.
by: Mike Johnston — Sportsnet 12 Jul
Connor Hellebuyck's new contract with the Winnipeg Jets has a team-friendly salary cap hit considering the season the Vezina Trophy finalist just had.
by: Thomas G — Fansided: Puck Prose 12 Jul
The Toronto Maple Leafs have re-signed struggling prospect Frederik Gauthier to a two-year deal worth $1.35 million in NHL free agency The Toronto Maple Le...
by: Ailish Forfar — The Score 12 Jul
Nazem Kadri first donned a Maple Leafs jersey on a stage at the Bell Centre in Montreal when he was drafted seventh overall by the club in 2009. Now, almost a decade later, John Tavares - his friend, former London Knights teammate, and longtime Leafs fan
by: The Canadian Press — Toronto Star 12 Jul
The American goaltender was a finalist for the Vezina Trophy after appearing in a career-high 67 games, setting single-season franchise records for wins (44), shutouts (six), and save percentage (.924).
by: Mike Stephens — Fansided: Editor In Leaf 12 Jul
Yesterday, the Toronto Maple Leafs announced the re-signing of Frederik Gauthier to a two-year, two-way contract. As we enter into the dog days of summer, ...
Wyshynski: All positive for Leafs, but what happens if no playoff success - Sports News, Opinion, Scores, Schedules | TSN
by: Canadian Press — TSN 12 Jul
ESPN's Greg Wyshynski discusses John Tavares signing in Toronto and the positive talk around it, but also suggests it's worth keeping an eye on, particularly if there's a lack of playoff success in the next three, four years.
by: nafio — SB Nation: Pension Plan Puppets 12 Jul
The former Vanke Rays forward joins the Thunder for the 2018-19 season.