It’s not clear exactly who he’s coming up to replace, but Adam Brooks has received a call-up to the Toronto Maple Leafs from the Toronto Marlies, on “emergency basis” due to Trevor Moore’s inability to return to the roster.
The @MapleLeafs have recalled forward Adam Brooks from the @TorontoMarlies (AHL) on an emergency basis. #LeafsForever
— Leafs PR (@LeafsPR) December 17, 2019
This means that the Leafs have suffered enough injuries up front that they would be left with fewer than 13 healthy forwards on the roster. My assumption is that this includes injuries we already knew about, like Andreas Johnsson.
Trevor Moore has been hurt as well, and was originally expected to return tonight but that has been called off due to being in concussion protocol.
Spoke with Sheldon Keefe pre-game, and he said Trevor Moore will NOT return for #Leafs tonight. Was bumped in practice yesterday and informed team this afternoon after media initially spoke with Keefe that he wasn’t feeling right.
— Kristen Shilton (@kristen_shilton) December 17, 2019
Keefe explained further that Trevor Moore was put through concussion protocol and there is no concern for him in that respect, but the # …
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