The Maple Leafs return to Air Canada Centre to close out the back-to-back tonight against the Flyers (7pm, Sportsnet, Sportsnet FAN590).
Preseason action began Sunday with a 4-3 win over Philadelphia thanks to goals from Nazem Kadri, Troy Bodie, Mason Raymond and Paul Ranger. Check out the Game In Six Minutes for all the highlights.
Don’t forget we will be streaming the #TMLtalk Game Day Skate every Leafs home game this season starting today. Coverage begins at 10am with Paul Hendrick, Bob McGill, Jon Abbott and a cast of thousands. You can also watch LIVE on Leafs TV or this link. We will have Randy Carlyle’s post practice press conference and interviews with players.
Here is the Leafs roster for tonight’s game with projected lines and defence pairings.
Goalies: Jonathan Bernier, Drew MacIntyre
Defence: TJ Brennan, Mark Fraser, Jake Gardiner, Petter Granberg, Andrew MacWilliam, Morgan Rielly
Forwards: Carter Ashton, Troy Bodie, Tyler Bozak, David Clarkson, Andrew Crescenzi, Jerry D’Amigo, Phil Kessel, Nikolai Kulemin, Greg McKegg, Brad Ross, Trevor Smith, James van Riemsdyk
(21) van Riemsdyk- (42) Bozak- (81) Kessel
(37) Ashton- (39) McKegg- (71) Clarkson
(29) D’Amigo- (23) Smith- (41) Kulemin
(48) Ross- (58) Crescenzi- (40) Bodie
(51) Gardiner- (25) Brennan
(8) Granberg- (44) Rielly
(2) Fraser- (57) MacWilliam
The busy week continues on Thursday when the Leafs travel to Ottawa to face the Senators. Here is the full Leafs preseason schedule
Philadelphia has released a list of players who made the trip for the two games in London and Toronto. Check out the list here.
We will have video from Randy Carlyle and a few of the players following the morning skate.
James van Riemsdyk