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As Blackhawks fall, Ducks, Stamkos rise

Updated: November 11, 2010, 10:37 AM ET
By E.J. Hradek

After watching the Toronto Maple Leafs drop a 4-1 decision to the Florida Panthers in South Florida on Wednesday night, I started thinking about the Boston Bruins.

Why, you ask?

Well, I remembered that the B's own the Leafs' first-round pick again in 2011 as a result of the Phil Kessel trade. I started to think it would be downright amazing if the Bruins ended up with another top-five pick as a result of that trade. Watching the Leafs over the past two nights, that seemed like a real possibility. There's a lot of hockey to be played between now and the end of the regular season, but I think you have to wonder whether the Leafs have enough scoring to get turned in the right direction.

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