Toronto Maple Leafs standard supervisor Kyle Dubas mentioned Wednesday he was informed by chairman Brendan Shanahan this summertime that there would be no contract extension at this time.
The Maple Leafs have manufactured the playoffs for the past four decades without creating it previous a solitary round.
“This corporation preaches accountability, and for my section, I am no diverse. I absolutely count on to be judged on the phrases of my 5-12 months deal,” Dubas claimed Wednesday. “I completely admitted I failed to make it at the conclusion of the time. I’d fairly be rated at whole expression in any case.”
“I know it’s not a distraction because I try out not to permit it be a distraction,” Dubus extra of investing the year on an expiring deal.
The Maple Leafs posted a franchise-significant 115 details last period, their very first 82-sport marketing campaign beneath head coach Sheldon Keef. The staff concluded 2nd in the Atlantic Division behind the Florida Panthers, getting rid of in Match 7 of the 1st round collection to the Tampa Bay Lightning.
No Sanding at Reefs Camp
The Maple Leafs commence schooling camp with out free company restrictions. Rasmus Sandinremains unsigned.
“I want he was here,” Dubus mentioned of the defenseman.
The 22-12 months-previous Sandin scored 16 plans and 5 ambitions in 51 appearances last time. He failed to engage in in the postseason.
Additional impetus could be presented to the workforce to indicator Sandin together with fellow defenseman Timothy Liljegren, who will be out for at minimum 6 months adhering to athletics hernia surgery.