After his very impressive preseason game against the Buffalo Sabres, everyone’s favourite Peterborough Pete, Semyon Der-Arguchintsev signed his Entry-Level Contract.
Leafs training camp is in full swing and that means players are going to get cut. On Sunday afternoon, the Leafs had their first round of those cuts announced.
It’s the first day of the 2018 Training Camp and news is coming out left and right about the upcoming Leafs season. Firstly, per Darren Dreger of TSN, the alternate captains for this season will be John Tavares, Patrick Marleau, and Morgan Rielly.
As the one remaining contract needed to be signed for next season, all the attention is on William Nylander and what his first post-ELC contract will look like.
Just hours after the Matt Martin trade to the Island, the Leafs are active again and have signed one of their restricted free agents for this summer.
Okay, we can all calm down for a couple minutes to see some depth signings that the Leafs made today. This might be loss in the Tavares hype, but the Leafs made some pretty smart signings this afternoon.
It was a short stint in Toronto, but his turtleneck will live on in our hearts. As reported by multiple people, Tomas Plekanec will return to the Montreal Canadiens on a one-year deal.
In the mess that is the morning of July 1st, Renaud Lavoie reported that the Dallas Stars will be signing Roman Polak as soon as the free agency window opens.
With the last two picks of Toronto’s 2018 NHL Draft, the Leafs take goalie Zach Bouthillier and Semyon Kizimov, 209th and 211th overall.
Another Greyhound taken in the fourth round, Mac Hollowell is selected by the Leafs at 118th overall.
From the Calgary Hitmen in the WHL, the Leafs select left-handed center Riley Stotts with their 83rd overall pick.
With their second pick of the 2018 NHL Entry Draft, the Leafs select the overage defenseman from the Owen Sound Attack, Sean Durzi.