Sundown on Sundin's Leaf days?

The appropriate line for the video grab here might have been “Sundin Ponders Role as Shrek.”

The story, though, points to an eventuality I still can’t grasp—the big man seeking greener pastures come July 1. With MLSE unable to attract flies to the Leafs front office, I guess it’s conceivable that Mats would test the water. Talking about it after winning a leadership award for his efforts in T.O. suggests his exasperation has gotten the better of him.

But Montreal? Really?

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