Highs and Lows for 2019: The Top Six Wingers

Last summer, I did a series that went over all of the Leafs who were likely to play in the NHL that season and explored the floors and ceilings of their upcoming season. And, in the content starved month of August, I’ve decided to bring it back again.
Much like last time, I’ll be looking at the best and worst-case scenarios for all of the Leafs, and in the best-case scenarios, assuming that they won’t be traded and they will be healthy. Obviously, that won’t happen, but it’s easier to assume in this case.
One thing I will be adding is that I will also look at last year’s evaluations and see if they were closer to their floor or ceiling, to give a better idea as to what to expect.
Today, we will be looking at the wingers on the top two lines for the Leafs. While that would constitute only four wingers, we will be looking at five (Marner, Nylander, Johnsson, Kapanen, and Hyman) since all of them have played a regular role in the top six last season.
Apr 11, 2019; Boston, MA, USA; Toronto Maple Leafs right wing Mitchell Marner (16) prepares to …

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Author: Scott Maxwell / The Leafs Nation

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