The trade deadline cometh and it has been taken away and many in Leafs Nation are a little shocked, a little puzzled and a little angry with the lack of movement by Leafs GM Brian Burke at this years NHL trade deadline or as it should be known "a lot of hype with really no bang."

The Leafs needed a power forward, with sand paper and a nose to the net and Burke acquired one and no his name was not Rick Nash this guy came from Tampa. His name Carter Ashton the 20 year old former first rounder who landed in Toronto for Leafs blue liner Keith Aulie. Ashton is the son of former NHLer Brent Ashton and is the power forward just not one that will help the club now but in the future.

The Leafs have had shaky goaltending all season with Reimer or Gustavsson unable to claim the vacant #1 spot but Burke decided it was best to go with the status quo, with no veteran netminder in the organization, the Leafs will now live or die with the goaltending that has had players shaking their heads, let alone the fans. I would like to have as much faith in this tandem as it seems Burke does... unfortunately I don't CONTINUE