Found December 14, 2012 on
The announcement that Morgan Rielly was among the 23 players named to Team Canada for the upcoming under 20 World Junior Championships in Ufa, Russia was not exactly a surprise. The offensively gifted blueliner is having a wonderful season with the Western Hockey League's Moose Jaw Warriors and was thought of so highly as a talent that he was selected fifth overall by the Toronto Maple Leafs in th...
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Based on their winning ways against the Rochester Americans, the Toronto Marlies would enjoy playing them as often as possible.
The Blue and White trailed 3-2 in the final minute of regulation, but with goaltender Ben Scrivens pulled, Matt Frattin tied the game with 9.5 seconds remaining to force overtime. After the five minute extra period was inconclusive, Frattin scored one...
from Helene Elliott of the LA Times,
"He's brilliant. He's mastered the breadth of the industry, and it's a broad industry, with lots of detail," said Toronto Maple Leafs General Manager Brian Burke, who was Bettman's top hockey deputy from 1993 to '98.
"He communicates wonderfully with the owners. That's a big part of his job. He...
Here is a progress report on the Leafs prospects in the CHL, Europe and the NCAA:
2012 Draft Picks
Morgan Rielly D - Moose Jaw Warriors [WHL] 33 GP, 7 G,21 A, 28 Pts, 5 PIM
The highly regarding defensive prospect continues to play impressively, as he scored the winning goal and an assist in Moose Jawâs 4-3 victory over Spokane last Saturday. According to the Moose...