Last year, the Toronto Maple Leafs went 4-0 to start the season, but finished October with a 5-4-1 record. It could've been much worse, but a bad November crushed any hope of snagging a postseason berth.
That month, the Leafs posted a 3-7-3 record and went 0-5 against division rivals.
Oh, the memories.
This year, the Leafs are off to a 7-3-1 start.
If they can carry their October success over to November, you can bet there'll be a playoff spot waiting for them in the spring.
Here are five things the Leafs need to do to have a great November.