The Maple Leafs announced on Wednesday that the team has recalled forwards Josh Leivo and David Broll and defenceman T.J. Brennan. With the three call ups, the team has assigned Trevor Smith and Jamie Devane to the Toronto Marlies.
Leivo, Broll and Brennan are all expected to take part in Wednesday’s practice at MasterCard Centre. Both Leivo and Broll have yet to play an NHL game while Brennan saw action in 29 games last season between Buffalo and Florida with 10 points (three goals, seven assists).
The 24-year-old from Willingboro, New Jersey was named the CCM/AHL Player of the Week after recording six points (four goals) in two games.
Marlies play-by-play man Todd Crocker has a feature on Brennan which you should check out right here
One player who was absent from practice was Joffrey Lupul who suffered a calf injury during Tuesday’s game. Lupul is considered day-to-day but will travel with the team to Nashville for Thursday’s game.
Jay McClement returned to practice after being with is wife for the birth of their son Reid on Tuesday.
We have full post-practice video with Randy Carlyle, Leivo, Morgan Rielly, Brenna, Jay McClement and Jake Gardiner