: Value of:
View Single Post
01-29-2013, 11:05 AM
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: In the Underdark
Originally Posted by
Yeah silly me for actually wanting the leafs to make the playoffs.
Were 5 games in, and your actually willing to write the season off already? Pathetic.
Pathetic? Hardly.. more realistic than anything else.
What's pathetic is the majority of a fan-base who delude themselves on a yearly basis that the Leafs are good enough to earn a play-off spot despite the fact that the team's overall talent level hasn't really improved in years!
Yes.. at this moment, the Leaf are only 5 games into this current season, but their play AS A TEAM hasn't improved one bit since last season (when they ended with a top-5 draft pick). Factor into the equation that the Leafs are also trying to learn a new system "on the fly" and it's virtually guaranteed that they will end up with another top-5 draft pick this summer.
It's pretty evident that what this team/organization needs is a complete rebuild, not some half-assed re-tool like what Burke tried to do and failed miserably at.
If you (and others like you) cannot grasp such a simple comcept, then I can't help you.
View Public Profile
Find More Posts by EucaLEAFtys