Jason Spezza isn't sounding any alarm bells. The Maple Leafs are only two games - played 24 hours apart - into their regular-season schedule. An early trend, however, has already emerged. And it's one they want to nip in the bud.
The Ottawa Senators couldn't have asked for a better start to the regular season. Not only did they beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-2 on Thursday, they signed Brady Tkachuk to a seven-year contract extension hours earlier.