Dream Ends for 23 Leafs Wanna-Be’s

After tonights exciting OT win over the Flyers; Brian Burke made the following announcement.

Maple Leafs Trim Training Camp Roster

Saturday, 19.09.2009 / 10:37 PM / Press Releases
Toronto Maple Leafs

Brian Burke, president and general manager of the Toronto Maple Leafs, announced Saturday that the hockey club has trimmed its training camp roster.

The following players were assigned to the Toronto Marlies of the American Hockey League: Alex Berry, Darryl Boyce, Josh Engel, Andrew Engelage, Tom Galvin, Stefano Giliati, Richard Greenop, Juraj Mikus, Dale Mitchell, Phil Oreskovic, Todd Perry, James Reimer, Kyle Rogers, Joe Ryan, Greg Scott, Robert Slaney, and Mikhail Stefanovich.

The Maple Leafs assigned the following players to their respective junior clubs: Jesse Blacker (Windsor – OHL), Joel Champagne (P.E.I. – QMJHL), and Brandon Manning (Chilliwack – WHL).

Bill Thomas and Juha Uotila have been released from their Professional Try-Out contracts.

No surprises….It will be the next set of cuts where things will start to get interesting.  At what point does Kadri get sent back to his OHL team?

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