The Toronto Maple Leafs' four straight wins to begin the calendar year lulled many in Toronto into a false sense of security.
General managers are loathe to do any tinkering when a team seems to be clicking. Just ask Peter Chiarelli.
This is still a bubble team. An extra loss here or there could mean dropping a couple spots in the standings.
The Leafs' goal this year should be to not only make the playoffs, but to do some damage once there. That could mean putting up a spirited fight in the first round, or better yet, making it to the second round.
In order to achieve that goal, the Leafs are going to need to make some changes soon.
One gets the sense that those changes are indeed coming soon.
You'll recall that Dion Phaneuf and J.S. Giguere were both acquired on January 31, 2010, well in advance of the trade deadline.
The sooner the team makes the necessary changes, the more games they'll win.
Here are five players the team should consider moving soon to gear up for a meaningful playoff run.