Commentary

Toronto unlikely to stop slide just yet

Leafs' crease outlook improves with addition of Monster

Originally Published: July 31, 2009
By Gabriel Desjardins & E.J. Hradek | Puck Prospectus/ESPN The Magazine

Using the newly debuted projection system of Puck Prospectus, VUKOTA, Insider takes the temperature of players on every NHL team, checking in Friday with the Maple Leafs.

Summer Skate -- Toronto Maple Leafs


Toronto aided its goaltending situation by signing Jonas Gustavsson, aka "The Monster," but has hindered its chances by putting an emphasis on big skaters this offseason. Without a dynamic roster, can the Maple Leafs have a miracle season? Or are they destined to be one of the worst teams in the NHL next year?

To see which player could soar, which could sink and which could be a potential impact prospect, you must be an ESPN Insider.

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