Leafs bring comfort and normalcy during tough times by collapsing in playoffs - The Beaverton

Leafs bring comfort and normalcy during tough times by collapsing in playoffs

TORONTO – Seeking to restore a bit of familiarity to hockey fans living in such uncertain times The are upholding their long-standing tradition of just shitting the bed come playoff time.

“The last 5 months have been so chaotic and unprecedented,” said fan Jacob McNamara. “So it’s nice to see things getting back to normal. And by normal I mean the ’ playoff performance making me feel a rage so strong that I woke up with the taste of blood in my mouth this morning.”

“Actually I guess since this is just a play-in tournament the Leafs are technically collapsing before the . But either way it feels like home,” he added.

The Leafs’ inconsistency has finally restored some consistency into the lives of , something the team says they are well aware of.

“So much has changed recently. Can you imagine if we came back from the season suspension and all of a sudden tried hard every game? That would be too much for people to handle I think,” said captain John Tavares.

The team’s efforts go beyond just bringing a bit of pre- life back however. They are also trying to bring a divided country together by giving all Canadians the chance to laugh at this stupid team.