Steve Simmons

PHT Morning Skate: Randy Carlyle fired/Bruce Boudreau hired reaction edition


All the Randy Carlyle/Bruce Boudreau reaction you may have missed while you were asleep and more on the Morning Skate. [more]

Did a Toronto radio host use a homophobic reference to describe Cody Franson’s play?


Toronto radio host Bill Watters had a bit of a curious way of describing the play of new Leafs defenseman Cody Franson. Apparently Brian Burke's best efforts aren't resounding so well at home. [more]

Maple Leafs re-sign Tyler Bozak to discount two-year, $1.95M deal

The Maple Leafs had a productive Tuesday, capping the Clarke MacArthur signing by re-upping Tyler Bozak to a two-year, $1.95 million deal that is a big discount from his previous deal. [more]

Brian Burke “deeply offended” by Toronto columnist criticizing his visit with troops in Afghanistan


You'd think Brian Burke taking time out to visit the military serving in Afghanistan would be a tremendous gesture. One Toronto columnist didn't think so and Burke is on the defensive. [more]