The @MapleLeafs have recalled forward Pierre Engvall from the @TorontoMarlies (AHL).
Forward Trevor Moore has been placed on Injured Reserve. #LeafsForever pic.twitter.com/6GYUUncYIq
— Toronto Maple Leafs (@MapleLeafs) November 18, 2019
Well, if you thought the Leafs could use a bit more size in the line up, good news, Pierre Engvall has been recalled.
If you thought the Leafs need to play feistier, bad news, Trevor Moore has been placed on the injured reserve.
What are they adding with Engvall?
Well, Engvall has 16 points in 15 games in the AHL. Seven of those points are goals, and goals are best.
Engvall is also 6’5, and baby, that’s just something they can’t teach.
The long and the (not so) short of the Engvall recall is that Engvall is a sometimes winger, more often than not now center who has taken big strides over his time with the Marlies, and in fact the entire time he’s been with the Leafs organization. There has been a consistent improvement in Engvall’s game that has led him to this moment, and as much as the Leafs trainer room is filling up with bodies, this is at least a little bit exciting to get a …
Author: Jon Steitzer / The Leafs Nation