Franchise Hockey Manager 8 predicts the rest of Jack Campbell’s career

Jack Campbell first arrived in Toronto in February 2020 as part of a package deal to help bolster the goaltending depth and give Frederik Andersen a chance to lighten the workload. Little did we realize that the Leafs on that fateful day would acquire their future starting goalie who would go on to re-write the record books.
Last season saw Campbell win his first 11 starts which set an NHL record and went on to snatch the starting role from Andersen on route to getting all of the starts in their 2021 playoff matchup against the Canadiens. While the team in front of him fell short yet again, his strong play signified that he was the least of the team’s concerns and that they wouldn’t have gotten to that point if it weren’t for his valiant efforts.
Fast forward to the start of the 2021-22 campaign and he has picked up right where he left off, going 8-3-1 in his first 12 starts, along with a 1.82 GAA and a .939 SV% (!!!). Considering that the new acquisition (Petr Mrazek) hasn’t been able to stay healthy and the remaining options are question marks at best, it’s safe to say that the …

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Author: Michael Mazzei / The Leafs Nation

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