I really shouldn't be entertaining this, because I think that calling this a half--baked plan is an insult to half-baked plans everywhere, but..... What's the magic cut-off number for when we don't pro-rate a player's stats? 70 games? 60? 50?
Do we create a sliding scale for these arbitrary cut-offs?
Do we pro-rate them based on minutes played or games played?
Do we re-write the record book for some butthurt Leafs fans?
Or do we just accept that sh|t happens and allow the rec
He could have broke his leg next game. He could go on another 7 game stretch with no goals.
You can consider him having accomplished those goals. I'm sure there's other Leafs fans, along with Mrs. Mathews and Gramma Mathews who also do. And nobody else. Including the NHLs 50 goal club.