The Leafs’ impending return to the post season has made talking about last year seem silly.
Here then are the 10 reasons this year’s Leafs team need never again be mentioned in the same breath as last year’s team.
1. James Reimer. Reimer has emerged as one of the league’s most dependable goalies. His return to health stands as the major reason why the Leafs lowered their goals against to 2.63 GAA from last season’s dismal 3.16.
2. The penalty kill. While the Leafs power play numbers haven’t changed from last season, ...