Who should Leafs target to improve Defense?

May 7, 2017

Earlier this week James Mirtle wrote about¬†whether the Leafs should trade some of the future to improve the Leafs defense now¬†(requires subscription). Specifically he identified the need for a top pairing right side defenseman to play with Gardiner. The second pairing would be Rielly with Zaitsev and the proposed third pairing would be Dermott with Carrick. For that top pairing right side defenseman Mirtle identified 7 potential targets: Justin Faulk,…