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Leafs Lunch

Join Julia Tocheri and Al's Brother (Michael DiStefano) alongside a variety of TSN Hockey Insiders and analysts to get up to date on everything going on with your favourite team weekdays from 12pm-2pm.

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Wheeler on if Knies could factor in on Leafs’ playoff run or if Leafs should sell high on him

Scott Wheeler, NHL draft and prospects reporter for the Athletic, joins Julia and Al’s Brother to talk about Matthew Knies’ development this season, if he could fill the void for the Leafs on the second line and make an impact in their postseason run, or if it makes more sense for the Leafs to move him before the deadline.

25mins

7 Feb 2023

Rank #1

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Leafs Lunch: February 7, 2023 - Hour 2

In the second hour of the show, Julia Tocheri and Mike DiStefano talk to The Athletic's Scott Wheeler about the development of Maple Leafs' prospect Matthew Knies at the University of Minnesota. Then Julia and Al's Brother rank the most important Leafs for the stretch run this season.

44mins

7 Feb 2023

Rank #2

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Dreger with the latest on Chychrun, if he would be a good add for Leafs and Kane's future

TSN Hockey Insider Darren Dreger joins Julia and Al's Brother to talk about which Eastern conference teams could be looking to add at the deadline, the latest on Jakob Chychrun and if the Leafs should part with top assets to acquire him, and Patrick Kane's future in Chicago.

15mins

7 Feb 2023

Rank #3

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Leafs Lunch: February 7, 2023 - Hour 1

In the first hour of the show, Julia Tocheri and Mike DiStefano react to Jacob Trouba's hit on Nazem Kadri and whether it warranted a fight. Then Julia and Al's Brother are joined by TSN hockey insider Darren Dreger to discuss the latest trade rumblings and whether the market is about to heat up ahead of next month's trade deadline.

48mins

7 Feb 2023

Rank #4

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Leafs Lunch: February 6, 2023 - Hour 2

In the second hour of the show, Mike DiStefano and Matt Cauz talk to NHL Network analytics specialist Mike Kelly about how the Leafs stack up to the rest of their Atlantic Division rivals. Then Al's Brother and Cauz take a look at what's been going on in the group chats of Leafs Nation over All-Star Weekend.

48mins

6 Feb 2023

Rank #5

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Johnson on why he likes Barbashev as a trade target for the Leafs

TSN Hockey Analyst Mike Johnson joins Al's Brother and Matt Cauz to share why Crosby and Ovechkin was one of the highlights of All-Star weekend, how the NHL can improve the skills competition, why he's ok with the current playoff format, Bo Horvat's new deal and the ideal trade target for the Leafs.

22mins

6 Feb 2023

Rank #6

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Leafs Lunch: February 6, 2023 - Hour 1

In the first hour of the show, Mike DiStefano and Matt Cauz are joined by TSN hockey analyst Mike Johnson to discuss his takeaways from the NHL All-Star Game and whether changes need to be made to the Skills Competition. Then Al's Brother and Cauz share what they would do to make the All-Star Game better next year in Toronto.

52mins

6 Feb 2023

Rank #7

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Leafs Lunch: February 3, 2023 - Hour 2

In the second hour of the show, Julia Tocheri and Mike DiStefano talk to TSN hockey analyst Frank Corrado about what it was like calling a Connor Bedard game and the hype surrounding this year's #1 pick. Then Julia and Al's Brother share their thoughts on TSN's mid-season Top 25 NHL players list.

47mins

3 Feb 2023

Rank #8

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Ocal on how Ovi and Sid’s relationship has evolved and which all-star will be most important to their team down the stretch

NHL on ESPN Host Arda Ocal joins Julia and Al’s Brother from Florida to talk about the All-Star festivities and which All-Star player will be most important to their team down the stretch.

15mins

3 Feb 2023

Rank #9

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Johnston shares the latest he’s hearing on the Leafs ahead of the deadline

TSN Hockey Insider Chris Johnston joins Julia and Al’s Brother to talk about what assets the Leafs are willing to spend on a rental player, how creative they’d have to be to pull off a trade for Timo Meier, if Sam Lafferty could be the ideal type of player for the Leafs to target and more.

18mins

3 Feb 2023

Rank #10