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Famous fans of the Toronto Maple Leafs

Chris Hadfield

Astronaut Chris Hadfield tweeted a photo of himself holding a Maple Leafs logo in space at the end of the NHL lockout and tweeted that he was ready to cheer for the Leafs from orbit.

Justin Bieber

In 2011, Justin Bieber told a U.S. radio station he loves the Leafs, but they’re a “tough team” to like, which proves he is not a bandwagon jumper. He was spotted wearing a Chicago Blackhawks cap the next day. In December of that year, he skated with the Leafs.

Russell Crowe

New Zealander Russell Crowe became a Leafs fan after shooting Cinderella Man at Maple Leaf Gardens.

Other Leafs fans

Kiefer Sutherland, Rachel McAdams, Keanu Reeves, Howie Mandel, Elisha Cuthbert, Hayden Christensen, David Cronenberg.

WIN: Leafs playoff Tickets

WHO: You.

WHO: You.

HOW: Wear your best ‘blue and white’ and show Metro’s photographer your passion for the Leafs.

WHEN: Monday, April 29, from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

WHERE: Gate 1 at the Air Canada Centre.

WHY: The most passionate fan will be featured on the front page of Metro the day of the 1st playoff game and receives 2 playoff tickets. 4 runners-up receive gift packs from Real Sports Apparel that include Leaf jerseys.

WHAT: The first 500 fans to show us their love for the Leafs qualify. See full rules and regulations at clubmetro.com.

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