We are a week from embarking on what promises to be either the most exciting or the most disappointing Leafs playoff run in a long time, TSN and Frank Seravalli have reminded us that the business of hockey is continuing and 15 teams around the league are about to enter the offseason as we continue to focus on the postseason. With that shift comes an increased focus on unrestricted free agents, which the Leafs aren’t exactly light on. They have 12 of them. Well, 17 if you include Marlies UFAs. It’s unlikely we’ll hear a whole lot about free agents as the Leafs deal with the more pressing matter of trying to win their first Stanley Cup in 54 years, but it’s worth noting who is on the top thirty free agent list from TSN, so we can plan our lives accordingly.
Leafs on the List
It’s no surprise that Zach Hyman is getting a lot of attention, and comes in at #4 on the list. Hyman’s ability to play a sound game at both ends of the ice, contribute as a forechecker, penalty killer, empty net goal specialist, and virtual lock for 20 goals makes him quite the commodity. …
Author: Jon Steitzer / The Leafs Nation