Is a Mikael Granlund trade imminent for the Leafs?

We’ve spilled a lot of digital ink talking rumours over the past month, and with three weeks to go, it’s unlikely that we’ll be letting up at all. It’s in that spirit we are circling back around to one of the most frequently talked about rumoured players, Mikael Granlund.
If you feel like reading (or re-reading) almost 2000 words on Granlund, what he is and isn’t and how he’d fit in with the Leafs, we’ve got you covered here:
Where there’s smoke there’s probably Granlund

We aren’t going to explore the nuances of Granlund’s game again today, but rather try to answer a few of the questions that are popping up. Why are we talking about him again? When will Nashville trade him? What will he cost? Is he a good idea for the Leafs?
Why are we talking about Granlund again?
We have last night’s Insider Trading segment on TSN and Frank Seravalli to thank for that one:
After scouring the league, I believe the Leafs’ primary target at this point is Nashville Predators forward Mikael Granlund.
Okay, that will do it. That’s pretty direct for an …

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Author: Jon Steitzer / The Leafs Nation

Finally

After much spilled ink and post after post of speculation, it’s finally happening. Vlad Jr. is being called up to make his Major League debut on Friday.
Thank fuck this whole saga is over. Welcome to the Vlad era.

Charlie Montoyo announces the #BlueJays are planning to call up Vlad Guerrero Jr. for Friday’s game: pic.twitter.com/jPqe8fo5jS
— Sportsnet (@Sportsnet) April 24, 2019

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Author: Cam Lewis / Blue Jays Nation