After the team announced their initial training camp roster earlier in the day, Leafs GM Kyle Dubas spoke to the media on Sunday afternoon and there was plenty to talk about leading into the opening of training camps tomorrow.
First of all, let’s get this one out of the way:
Leafs GM Kyle Dubas says Auston Matthews is “fit to play” & ready to start camp
— Mark Masters (@markhmasters) July 12, 2020
We all know why Dubas had to mention Matthews specifically and that’s all I’m going to say about that. Nevertheless, it’s encouraging to know that the Leafs will have their best player on the ice with the rest of his teammates when camp begins.
Kyle Dubas says the Leafs will likely bring 28-29 players into the bubble: 15-16 forwards, 9-10 D, 3-4 goalies.
Dubas and Brendan Shanahan both entering bubble on management side along with all six coaches.
— Jonas Siegel (@jonassiegel) July 12, 2020
The Leafs are bringing 19 forwards, 11 defencemen and 4 goaltenders to camp as part of phase 3. At least 3 players will have to be sent home at the conclusion of camp, perhaps more if…
Leafs GM Kyle Dubas says if …
Author: Nick Richard / The Leafs Nation