The countdown is on.
The NHL draft is four weeks from today.
The draft itself lacks drama. Marquee pick Nail Yakupov is at the top of a solid but somewhat charisma-free bunch. The Leafs pick fifth and would likely be tickled to come home with six-foot-two North American centreman Alex Galchenyuk.
No, it’s the horse trading that will pack them in and the Maple Leafs should be prime players in a weekend where the draft could well ...