Facebook launched. Funk singer Rick James died. Rockers Creed disbanded for the first time, perhaps thankfully. The Red Sox ended the Curse of the Bambino. Shrek 2 was raking it in at the box office. These are a few things that took place in 2004. The Maple Leafs, as most not living under a rock are aware, were a playoff team then, but haven't been a playoff team since.