The Greatest Leafs of all time
A listing of the greatest Leafs of all time, enjoy.
1) Dave Keon(C)-w/Leafs from 61-75, captin from 70-75, 8 time allstar,
Calder winner in 61, two time Lady Bing winner in 62&63, Conn smyth winner
in 67, and Four time stanely cup winner w/Leafs. Hall of Fame inductee and
Definetly the most accomplished leaf ever.
2)Walter Edward “Turk” Broda(G)-w/Leafs from 36-52, 2 time allstar, two time
Vezina winner in 41 & 48, Won an amazing five stanely cups w/Leafs, and is
in the hockey hall of fame. We all know it starts in goal and this guy was
rock for the leafs in the fourties.
3)Jonny Bower(G)-w/Leafs from 58-70, 61 first team allstar, two time Vezina
winner in 61 & 65, won four stanely cups w/Leafs, And is in the hockey hall
of fame. Known as the “chin wall” Bower was a big peice of the four cups he
helped Toronto win.
4)Ted “Teeder” Kennedy(C)-w/Leafs 42-57, 3 time second team allstar, Hart
trophy winner in 55, captain of the Leafs from 48-55, leading scoreer in 48
playoffs, five time stanely cup winner w/Leafs, and is a memer of the hockey
hall of fame.
5)Walter “babe” Pratt(D)-w/Leafs from 43-46, 44 first team allstar, Hart
trophy winner in 44 an accomplishment reached by few defensemen, and is in
the hockey hall of fame. This guy is amazing to me, any defensemen to win
the Hart is a hall of famer for sure.
6)Darryl Sittler(C)-w/leafs from 70-81, simply put this guy is the Leafs all
time leading scorer and holds the nhl record for points in a game with
10!!!(6goals,4assists). Was captain from 75-81 and is in the hockey hall of
7)Mats Sundin(C)-w/Leafs from 94-present, 9 time allstar, Nhl record for OT
winners w/ 14, captain since 97 and is the longest serving European captain
in Nhl history. There is no doubt in my mind that Mats will be the Leafs all
time leading score at the end of his career and is a future hall of famer.
8)Doug Gilmour(C)-w/Leafs from 91-97, 2 time allstar, captain fron 94-97,
won Selke trophy in 93, nominated for Hart trophy in 93, holds Leafs records
for points and assists in a season and assists in a game w/ six. Known
forever by Leaf fans for his heart, will be in the hall of fame eventually.
9)Francis “Frank” Mahovlich(LW)-w/Leafs from 56-67, won Clader trophy in 58,
won four Stanley cups w/Leafs, and is in the hockey hall of fame. This guy
filled the nets for the Leafs while helping them win Four cups.
10)Borje Salming(D)-w/Leafs from 73-89, third in Leafs history in games
played, fourth in Leafs history for points, fisrt team allstr once and
second team five times. Salming paved the way for europeans toady and is
respected largley by canadians across the country.