Leafs Prospect Roundup: Eyes on Knies, Amirov’s absence, Tverberg on a tear

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As we enter the middle of October, the world is beginning to feel like it’s getting back to normal and hockey leagues all over the globe have gotten their schedules underway. The Leafs’ roster has been set to start the season and prospects have found their way back to their respective teams as they work towards finding their names on an opening night roster in the future.
A number of Leafs’ prospects are off to strong starts in the early part of the season so without further ado, let’s get to this week’s Leafs Prospect Roundup.
Timothy Liljegren | RHD | Toronto Maple Leafs (NHL)
Liljegren has made the Leafs’ roster out of training camp, and unlike years past where he initially broke camp with the team, is expected to factor in for them this season. He begins the season as Toronto’s seventh defenseman and while he didn’t get into the lineup for either of the first two games, the expectation is that he will see plenty of action this season. The Leafs have the option to work him into a rotation on the bottom pairing with Rasmus Sandin and Travis Dermott but …

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Author: Nick Richard / The Leafs Nation

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