The Maple Leafs Have Everything They Need to Make a Stanley Cup Run
Toronto is stacked at forward, has a legit No. 1 goalie, and addressed its biggest weakness by acquiring defenceman Jake Muzzin in a trade with the LA Kings.
The 5 Stages Leafs Fans Went Through to Process the John Tavares Signing
Star free agent John Tavares gave Toronto Maple Leafs fans, who are all too familiar with the five stages of grief, something to be euphoric about.
The Maple Leafs Are in Good Hands with Kyle Dubas Running the Show
Dubas prioritized elite talent over team needs by bringing star free agent John Tavares to Toronto. It sounds simple, but few teams operate this way.
Auston Matthews Is Why Teams Tank
Brendan Shanahan knows that tanking is how you acquire someone of Matthews' generational ability, and he sacrificed a season's worth of soldiers to make it happen.
Lamoriello Hire Puts Pressure on Leafs Brass to Get Rebuild Right the First Time
Make no mistake, 72-year-old former Devils GM Lou Lamoriello is not tasked with saving the Leafs, but instead steering those in power in the right direction.
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The Leafs Should Go Bargain Hunting in Weak Free-Agent Class
The Maple Leafs' changing approach will have the club building toward the future this offseason. Expect lower-level deals over flashy signings.