‘Tis the season, and while it’s unlike any other we’ve experienced before, there’s still a little bit of holiday spirit in the air, as households are finding unique ways to celebrate this year.
Much like the holidays, the Leafs are also about to head into a season unlike any other, as it’ll not only be shortened and rushed, they might also face off against only Canadian teams, at least to start the season.
The holidays are also a time of giving (and receiving) gifts, and everyone has something that they really want. So, to have a bit of fun, let’s figure out what the Leafs want for the holidays as they approach the beginning of their 2020-21 season.
Auston Matthews: Leaguewide Respect
Last season saw Matthews rise to elite status, as he almost hit 50 goals for the first time in his career and stepped up his defensive game. And yet, it seems crazy to mention him in the same conversation as MacKinnon or Draisaitl when he is as good (or even better) than them, just because hockey fans are afraid to admit that a Leafs player is good. He’s easily a top 5 player among …
Author: Scott Maxwell / The Leafs Nation