Wednesday, January 28th, 2015

Tim Connolly to debut for Maple Leafs on Broadway

Published on October 26, 2011 by   ·   No Comments

The Toronto media is reporting that off-season acquisition Tim Connolly will be ready for Thursday’s game against the Rangers in New York.

All eyes will be on Tim Connolly, who will make his Leafs debut in New York against the Rangers on Thursday.

An undisclosed upper-body injury has kept Phil Kessel’s setup man off the ice from the start of the season.

But he’s good to go now, and eager to get into the mix.

Connolly told the Globe and Mail the following:

“I’m feeling pretty good. The guys are doing a great job out there [winning games]. Games have been pretty fun for me to watch and I’m looking forward to getting back out there with them.”

Nazem Kadri may be the top candidate to be sent back down to the Marlies of the AHL, having a slow three games.

The Leafs are off to a 5-2-1 start, and with the team’s No. 1 centre, things can only get better.

Note: James Reimer will also be in action after sitting out Monday’s game against the Flyers in Philadelphia due to whiplash symptoms he suffered from a collision in a game against the Montreal Canadiens last week.

Article written by Matt Wilson. Follow him on Twitter @Mattjw24.

Share

Tags: , , , , ,

Readers Comments (0)

Comments are closed.

NHL

jets002

NHL Rumors: Winnipeg Jets And Columbus Blue Jackets Could Switch Conferences In Shortened Season

If the NHL Lockout does not wipe out the entire 2012-2013 NHL season [although at this point, wouldn't ...
NHL Winter Classic: Pittsburgh Penguins v Buffalo Sabres

NHL Lockout: Buffalo Sabres Goaltender Ryan Miller Says Time To Decertify NHLPA

In a move that will not go over all too well with the rest of the players from ...
ovi

NHL Rumors: Could Alex Ovechkin Remain In Russia In KHL Even After NHL Lockout Ends?

After signs that the NHL Lockout may be soon coming to an end, talks broke off and signs ...
sid

NHL Rumors: Good Sign That Sidney Crosby Has Delayed Signing To Play In Europe During NHL Lockout?

The NHL Lockout continues, although both sides have at least committed to engaging in more talks than they ...
michigan

NHL Lockout: NHL Cancels Winter Classic, Entire Season Next Step?

The NHL Lockout has already wiped out 2012-2013 regular season games through the month of November. It has ...
jack

NHL Lockout: Columbus Blue Jackets Defenseman Jack Johnson Tells NHL Owners What he Really Thinks Of Them

Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Jack Johnson wrote a very powerful piece on his website that tells the NHL ...
Sergei Kostitsyn

NHL Lockout: Predators LW Sergei Kostitsyn Blasts America And Hopes NHL Lockout Cancels Season

Sergei Kostitsyn will be lucky if we let him back into this country or the NHL after his ...
parise

NHL Lockout: Zach Parise Calls NHL Owners’ 50-50 Proposal A Publicity Stunt

Zach Parise, who left the New Jersey Devils to sign one of the most lucrative free agent contracts ...
cros

NHL Rumors: Sidney Crosby Changing Stance About Playing Europe As NHL Lockout Continues?

It sounded as if Sidney Crosby would not play in Europe unless the current NHL Lockout cancelled the ...
boyle

NHL Lockout: San Jose Sharks Defenseman Dan Boyle Rips NHL Owners Over NHL Lockout

With the news coming yesterday that the NHL Lockout has caused the NHL and the owners to cancel ...