Maple Leafs center Wayne Carleton takes a slap shot during a 1967 game against the Rangers. Toronto would go onto win the Stanley Cup a few months later. The Maple Leafs are struggling this season and have already fired coach Ron Wilson and replaced him with  Randy Carlyle. (James Drake/SI) 
VIDEO: Michael Farber discusses the situation in TorontoHACKEL: History is against Leafs’ coaching changeFARBER: Time simply ran out for Leafs’ coach Wilson

Maple Leafs center Wayne Carleton takes a slap shot during a 1967 game against the Rangers. Toronto would go onto win the Stanley Cup a few months later. The Maple Leafs are struggling this season and have already fired coach Ron Wilson and replaced him with  Randy Carlyle. (James Drake/SI) 

VIDEO: Michael Farber discusses the situation in Toronto
HACKEL: History is against Leafs’ coaching change
FARBER: Time simply ran out for Leafs’ coach Wilson

The puck is dropped at Toronto’s Air Canada Centre as the Maple Leafs and Canadiens kick off a new NHL season Thursday night. (REUTERS/Mark Blinch)
NHL PREVIEW: Northeast | Atlantic | Southeast | Northwest | Pacific | CentralHACKEL: Key  issues facing all 30 NHL teams on eve of season openerVIDEO: Ovechkin, Kesler, Phaneuf  and others speak out on head shots in NHL

The puck is dropped at Toronto’s Air Canada Centre as the Maple Leafs and Canadiens kick off a new NHL season Thursday night. (REUTERS/Mark Blinch)

NHL PREVIEW: Northeast | Atlantic | Southeast | Northwest | Pacific | Central
HACKEL: Key issues facing all 30 NHL teams on eve of season opener
VIDEO: Ovechkin, Kesler, Phaneuf and others speak out on head shots in NHL