Hello gossipiers! It’s Wednesday, which means it’s time for our weekly write up of what’s making waves around the hockey world. While this week was certainly quieter than last, there’s still plenty to chat about. Let’s take a look, shall we?
Leafs Lads (and sometimes Ladies)
Let’s start with the cutest news in Leafsland – Mitch Marner’s dog Zeus is ready to get back to hockey.
Zeus is ready for hockey season @MapleLeafs pic.twitter.com/lzqHnNgNhC
— Mitchell Marner (@Marner93) October 16, 2020
Elsewhere, Rasmus Sandin hung out with his brother and proud papa:
Kvalitetstid med @Rasmussandin och @Robbanhagg #leafs #flyers #almtuna pic.twitter.com/DLrGB0WMmX
— Patric Sandin (@psan1969) October 21, 2020
And Travis Dermott took some time to amplify BIPOC owned small businesses:
Atta boy Dermott pic.twitter.com/pn2iNzGdPD
— Spooky Arjun (@_marlanderthews) October 21, 2020
But of course the biggest news around Leafs world this past week was the signing of Joe Thornton! JUMBO IS A LEAF! Most fans seem excited at the news, but some hockey media (and fans of other teams) are questioning it:
What does it say about John Tavares as Captain of the Leafs that the team feels they need …
Author: MerOutLoud / The Leafs Nation