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Maple Leafs sign defenceman Matt Lashoff, forward Philippe Dupuis

Thursday, 07.07.2011 / 6:08 PM / News

The Canadian Press

TORONTO - The Toronto Maple Leafs signed forward Philippe Dupuis and defenceman Matt Lashoff to one-year contracts on Thursday.

Dupuis arrives after playing his first full season with the Colorado Avalanche, where he had 17 points (6-11) in 74 games.

The 26-year-old has appeared in 86 career games.

Lashoff spent the majority of last season with the American Hockey League's Toronto Marlies.

The 24-year-old blue-liner appeared in 11 games for the Maple Leafs, collecting one assist.

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