As the trade deadline comes around, it's debatable just how much the Toronto Maple Leafs will be doing to improve the team. The Leafs currently sit in eighth place in the Eastern Conference, barely qualifying for the playoffs if they were to start today. If they manage to make it, it would be the first time since the 2003-2004 season.
The Leafs are hanging onto a playoff position with all their might. It may not be enough, and they could find themselves as buyers to be deadline day. To be buyers, they may need to part with valuable pieces of their team or prospects who could contribute in the near future. Here are six guys who might not be with the Leafs after the trade deadline on February 27.