Toronto Maple Leafs recall D Kevin Gravel

The Toronto Maple Leafs have recalled D Kevin Gravel from the Toronto Marlies, the club announced Friday.

Gravel, 27, has appeared in eight games with the Marlies this year scoring no points. The rearguard known more for his defensive abilities than offensive prowess has also appeared in three games with the Maple Leafs this year, also scoring no points.

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The Maple Leafs next play Saturday night as the Ottawa Senators pay visit.

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