The Maple Leafs will have two of their injured and suspended players available for their next game at Columbus on Friday night, so the club has reassigned rookie forward Josh Leivo to the AHL Toronto Marlies.
The 21-year-old Leivo scored his first NHL goal against the Carolina Hurricanes last week and also had an assist in six games with the Leafs and only increased optimism...
Josh Leivo of the Leafss collided with Reimer who has had a history of neck/head injuries.
TORONTO (AP) -- Josh Leivo scored twice in the Toronto Maple Leafs' 3-1 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Saturday night in the preseason finale for both teams.
Defenseman John-Michael Liles scored on a power play in the second period and assisted on Leivo's third-period goal. James Reimer made 24 saves for Toronto (5-2-1)
Mitch Callahan scored for Detroit (3-5-0).
First impressions are not always accurate, but the performance of a number of Maple Leafs prospects gave a reason for optimism in their debut at the 2013 Rookie Tournament on Thursday night.
The Leafs registered a 3-2 win over the Chicago Blackhawks at the Budweiser Gardens in London, ON, with former first round picks Morgan Rielly and Tyler Biggs tallying in the shootout.
The last week of regular season play for the Canadian Hockey League is upon us as the last couple teams scrape for a playoff spot. This time of year players can really make or break their draft status as teams take notice of who produces when the pressure is on. Players like 2011 3rd round selection of the Toronto Maple Leafs, Josh Leivo, can really make...