The Toronto Maple Leafs announced today that the hockey club has acquired forward Michael Carcone from the Vancouver Canucks in exchange for forward Josh Leivo. In a corresponding move, defenceman Travis Dermott has been recalled from the Toronto Marlies (AHL).
Carcone, 22, has appeared in 20 games with the Utica Comets (AHL) during the 2018-19 season, recording six goals and 11 assists for 17 points. Prior to joining the Canucks organization, the Ajax, Ontario native played two seasons for the Drummondville Voltigeurs (QMHJL) and recorded 130 points (59 goals, 71 assists) in 116 games.
Carcone was originally signed as a free agent by the Canucks on July 15, 2016.