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Report: Leafs looking to sign Kapanen before offseason

On Friday, TSN’s Darren Dreger first reported that the Leafs were looking open up contract talks with pending RFA forward Kasperi Kapanen.

From Dreger:

Talk about the possibility of a multi-year extension, what about a bridge deal if the player is even remotely interested in that. Just kind of get that dialogue going. What I know is that teams are curious on the trade front and the Toronto Maple Leafs, because of cap implications, know that Kasperi Kapanen could be also an offer sheet threat if it gets to that point in the summer.”

On last night’s broadcast, Sportsnet’s Chris Johnston backed up those reports.

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What do you think Kapanen signs for? Does he sign? Is he the odd man out?


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