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06-09-2013, 10:01 AM
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Originally Posted by Capital O TEETEE 613 View Post
Maple Leafs, Maple Leaves.
The 'Maple Leafs' was the name of a Canadian battalion in WW1.

The name makes perfect sense. A player on the team is a 'Maple Leaf'. Therefore, the team is correctly called the 'Maple Leafs'. It's grammatically correct. It's not like they're called MapleLeafs.

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