With less than a week to go before the NHL’s Trade Deadline, the trade market is starting to heat up and so too are the Toronto Maple Leafs. Several deals were consummated this past week while the Leafs have picked up points in each of their last five games including winning the past three. Don’t worry though folks, the Leafs will still be sellers at the deadline. Four game recaps, roster news, the Revolving Door and Quick Hits including news on two trades and a coaching change are all jammed into a very busy edition of the Redline Report.
In On The Bubble, Listener Email comes your way, this week from Lars, Andre and Aaron. In the Junior Hockey Report, we discuss the conclusion of the St. Michael’s Buzzers first round playoff match up and set the Central Division Semi Final series. To conclude the segment, the Troubling Fact of the Week touches on a shuffling of the New Jersey Devils goaltending situation with the return of Martin Brodeur.
In rigamarole, we look back at the return of Mats Sundin to Toronto and examine a fitting response to a world class player. The Leafs have won three in a row, if they should ever win a fourth, look out people they’re going to the Cup Finals.