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I'm studying Print & Broadcast Journalism at Humber College, graduating in April 2017. Have written on hockey, politics and pop culture for nearly a decade.
2016 World Cup of Hockey: Canada vs Czech Republic Live Blog

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2016 World Cup of Hockey: Canada vs Czech Republic Live Blog

By Hunter Crowther (@HunterCrowther) Live blog: Canada vs Czech Republic Final score: Canada 6 – Czech Republic 0 3rd period 7:19 – After Czech defenseman Jakub Nakladel gets a holding call, Canadian defenseman Alex Pietrangelo scores on a goal assisted by blue liner Drew Doughty and Tavares. 6-0 Canada. Fans are beginning to head for […]

The Hockey Guys Podcast: 2016 World Cup of Hockey predictions and pre-tournament breakdown

The Hockey Guys Podcast: 2016 World Cup of Hockey predictions and pre-tournament breakdown

We’re back for another season of The Hockey Guys Podcast! Hunter Crowther (@HunterCrowther), Chris Shannon (@ChrisShannon16), Mitch Cole (@DirtyWaterBuzz) and Darrin Harmsworth (@darrinharmy) bicker and comb over each squad in the upcoming 2016 World Cup of Hockey, and give their thoughts on who they think will win the tournament. Also, the four discuss the 2016-17 […]

The Status Crow: Some may disagree, but Matt Martin was type of player Toronto Maple Leafs needed

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The Status Crow: Some may disagree, but Matt Martin was type of player Toronto Maple Leafs needed

By Hunter Crowther (@HunterCrowther) After spending most of the day silent, the Toronto Maple Leafs got into the July 1 free agent frenzy by signing forward Matt Martin to a four-year, $10 million contract. The reaction on social media suggested fans weren’t happy with the move. The main argument is that Martin, who made his name […]

P.K. Subban for Shea Weber; Taylor Hall for Adam Larsson; Steven Stamkos stays: Breaking down “the craziest hour in hockey” we’ve ever seen

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P.K. Subban for Shea Weber; Taylor Hall for Adam Larsson; Steven Stamkos stays: Breaking down “the craziest hour in hockey” we’ve ever seen

By Hunter Crowther (@HunterCrowther) @TSNBobMcKenzie “That was the craziest hour in hockey I’ve seen.” — The Hockey Guys (@TheHockeyGuys) June 29, 2016 Wednesday, June 29, 2016 will forever be known as the day the National Hockey League landscape changed in less than an hour. Four franchise players were dealt in two of the most complex, yet […]

Reviewing Rounds 2-7 of the Toronto Maple Leafs’ 2016 NHL Draft

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Reviewing Rounds 2-7 of the Toronto Maple Leafs’ 2016 NHL Draft

By Hunter Crowther (@HunterCrowther) After a historic night which saw the Toronto Maple Leafs select Auston Matthews with the No. 1 overall pick, team executives spent Saturday using the remaining 10 draft selections between the second and seventh rounds. The blue and white seemed to focus on size, with six of the 10 picks were at […]

Maple Leafs acquire goaltender Frederik Andersen from Ducks, signs five-year extension

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Maple Leafs acquire goaltender Frederik Andersen from Ducks, signs five-year extension

The Maple Leafs have acquired goaltender Frederik Andersen from Anaheim. #TMLtalk DETAILS: https://t.co/5IQkDXFz3Upic.twitter.com/GyMTELS00u — Toronto Maple Leafs (@MapleLeafs) June 20, 2016 By Hunter Crowther (@HunterCrowther) Less than a week before the 2016 NHL Draft, the Toronto Maple Leafs wasted no time in getting what they wanted. The team acquired goaltender Frederik Andersen from the Anaheim Ducks […]

The Hockey Guys Podcast: May 18, 2016

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The Hockey Guys Podcast: May 18, 2016

Dust off the cobwebs and listen to the latest episode of The Hockey Guys Podcast with Chris Shannon (@ChrisShannon16) and Hunter Crowther (@HunterCrowther). They discuss the two Conference Finals: the San Jose Sharks tied up their series against the St. Louis Blues, while the Pittsburgh Penguins head to Tampa Bay to face the Lightning in […]

The Status Crow: Morgan Rielly, young guns stand out in Maple Leafs’ final stretch

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The Status Crow: Morgan Rielly, young guns stand out in Maple Leafs’ final stretch

By Hunter Crowther (@HunterCrowther) It’s been a season of healthy optimism for the Toronto Maple Leafs, who now have seven games to go before another busy offseason. After last night’s 3-0 loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning, five of the blue and white’s final seven games are against playoff contenders: Tonight at Florida Thursday at Buffalo Saturday […]

NHL Trade Deadline 2016: Fare Thee Well, James Reimer

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NHL Trade Deadline 2016: Fare Thee Well, James Reimer

By Hunter Crowther (@HunterCrowther) Leafs Nation said goodbye to a fan favourite Saturday afternoon. The Toronto Maple Leafs traded goaltender James Reimer, along with forward Jeremy Morin to the San Jose Sharks in exchange for forward Ben Smith, goaltender Alex Stalock and a 2018 conditional fourth-round pick. Reimer was 11-12-3 with a .918 save percentage and […]

BREAKING NEWS: Maple Leafs captain Dion Phaneuf traded to Ottawa in 9-player deal

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BREAKING NEWS: Maple Leafs captain Dion Phaneuf traded to Ottawa in 9-player deal

By Hunter Crowther (@HunterCrowther) TRADE: The #Sens acquire defenceman Dion Phaneuf from Toronto in nine-player trade — Ottawa Senators (@Senators) February 9, 2016 The Ottawa Senators have acquired defenseman Dion Phaneuf from the Toronto Maple Leafs in a move that sent shockwaves through the hockey universe. The full trade: To Ottawa D Dion Phaneuf F […]