The Toronto Maple Leafs just seem to be in the center of it all nowadays. However, even with all the rumors that have been floating around, nothing has happened.
However, according to Nick Kypreos, it’s not for a lack of trying.
— Nick Kypreos (@RealKyper) June 6, 2014
With the new culture that Brendan Shanahan wants to bring to the Leafs, it’s no surprise that the Leafs would be aggressive in the trade market. What’s surprising though is who is listed as untouchables.
The fact that Kypreos says that the Leafs are “actively shopping” all but Kessel, Bernier, Rielly and Bozak is intriguing. Does this mean that the Leafs are trying to trade everyone but those four players? More than likely not. However, if any part of this true, that means that we might be hearing a whole lot of names in the rumor mill in the coming months.