Is Corey Perry an option for the Leafs?

A former Hart Trophy winner might be available this off-season, it might just make sense for the Toronto Maple Leafs to bring in one of the most experienced forwards active in the NHL today.

Insider Trading from @TSNRyanRishaug, @DarrenDreger & @PierreVLeBrun:
Are Perry’s days numbered with the Ducks?Is a Lucic for Eriksson swap possible? Who are the strongest suitors for Matt Duchene?Is Buffalo pursuing Jason Zucker?
— TSN (@TSN_Sports) June 8, 2019

Corey Perry is on his way out of Anaheim, either by way of trade or his last two years of his contract being bought out by the Ducks. His deal currently holds a $8.625-million cap hit so there is no way the Leafs would even start thinking about acquiring him via trade, but as an unrestricted free agent, it could be a possibility.
The first buyout window this offseason runs from June 15 to June 30, plenty of time for Ducks GM Bob Murray to ponder the thought of letting go one of the best forwards in franchise history.
Obviously Perry is nowhere near the player that he used to be. Injuries have certainly taken a toll on …

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Author: Thomas Williams / The Leafs Nation

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