Maple Leafs Rivals Report: Crossing The Atlantic

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Feb 7, 2015; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Toronto Maple Leafs forward Mike Santorelli (25) takes a shot on Edmonton Oilers goaltender Viktor Fasth (35)at the Air Canada Centre. Toronto defeated Edmonton 5-1. Mandatory Credit: John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports

The Toronto Maple Leafs are bobbing up and down between the sixth and seventh spot in the Atlantic Division.

There are two reasons for that:

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1) The Leafs have been a bad hockey team since the clock struck 2015 and;

2) The Ottawa Senators are equally as bad of a hockey team.

The Maple Leafs have taken away the spotlight from a heated race for the top of the division as well as the play of the Florida Panthers, Ottawa Senators and the disastrous Buffalo Sabres.

As always with Crossing The Atlantic, let’s take a look at how the rest of the Atlantic Division is doing and give credit where credit is due – whether it’s good or bad.

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