Brian Burke= Sorta Set Himself Up

December 1st, 2009 by Keith Dravid Leave a reply »
So lets recap. We all know what a bad start the Leafs are off to, and how little their luck changed with the Phil Kessel being taken of the IR. But what should they do now?

Bring up some people from the Marlies?

Well they did that with Hanson and Gunnerson but really is the a significant change? Trade players?  Who wants what we have?

If we trade away Hagman (\maybe our only forward worth something) who else is going to score other than Kessel? And what sniper do we have in the Marlies? Forget sniper we need a playmaker! We don't have that either in the Marlies. BUT back to the point we have nothing and don't anyone dare say trade kaberle, who will take his spot?  honestly who? Frogren?, Exelby? Don't make me laugh closest thing we have is Beauchemin.

Let's look in the past shall we. Brian Burke traded away Anton Stralman, who was a offensive defense man with a lot of potential, and really was the only person who can beable to take Kaberles spot, and for those who doubt that statement take a look at this, he plays for team Sweden, and he's playing in the 2nd defensive pairing on the Columbus Blue Jackets raking up 15 points in ...

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