Founded in 1917. Located in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The Maple Leafs have won 13 league championships.
They are known as being both the most loved, and most hated professional hockey franchise in North America.(Comparible to the New York Yankees of Major League Baseball.) The fans of the 'Leafs' are known to be the most obsessive, critical, and self-rightous fans in all of professional sports. Often referring the Leafs Nation as being 'The Center of the Hockey Universe.'
Leafs Nation is also known as a sports media obsessed hotbed, again comparible to that seen in New York (Yankees) and European Football.