Leafs recall forward Gauthier from Marlies and loan Kapanen to AHL squad
Toronto Maple Leafs centre Frederik Gauthier (33) and Detroit Red Wings left wing Drew Miller (20) battle for possession of the puck during first period NHL Centennial Classic hockey action in Toronto on Sunday, January 1, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
The Canadian Press
Published Tuesday, November 7, 2017 12:09PM EST
TORONTO -- The Maple Leafs recalled forward Frederik Gauthier from the Toronto Marlies on Tuesday and loaned forward Kasperi Kapanen to the AHL affiliate.
Kapanen, 21, did not record a point in three games with the Maple Leafs after he was recalled on Oct. 28.
He has three goals in six games with the Marlies this season.
Gauthier, 22, has two assists in eight games with the Marlies.
The 9-7-0 Maple Leafs will return to action Wednesday night at Air Canada Centre against the Minnesota Wild.