The Toronto Maple Leafs all-decade team could score goals, however defense was the issue that always haunted them.
There were a ton of memorable defensive moments for the Toronto Maple Leafs over the past 10 years, but it was typically for the wrong reason.
Whether it was a minus-five night in Game 7 last season for Jake Gardiner, or a blown 4-1 lead for James Reimer in 2013, Leaf fans have been waiting for a core defensive system for quite some time.
Despite the defensive struggles, there is optimism on the back-end for the next decade, as Frederik Andersen enters his prime, and Timothy Liljegren and Rasmus Sandin join the team.
Now, let’s breakdown the Toronto Maple Leafs defense, including goalies.