Love them or hate them, and in Canada there is not much middle ground, the Toronto Maple Leafs are poised to make another playoff appearance this spring. Expectations should be higher than last year when the organization was likely happy with simply making an appearance in the NHL's second season.
General manager Dave Nonis has made some changes at key positions, and while his work remains unfinished, the team could make some noise against its Eastern Conference opponents.
While there is a lot to like about this young squad, questions remain. Here are five of the biggest ones that the team faces in the final month of the 2013-14 season.