The Toronto Maple Leafs announced Thursday that the team has recalled forwards Kasperi Kapanen
and Tobias Lindberg
as well as defencemen Andrew Campbell
and T.J. Brennan from the Toronto Marlies. Kapanen, Lindberg and Brennan’s recalls are on an emergency basis. The club has also loaned Connor Brown
, Zach Hyman
, Rinat Valiev
and Connor Carrick
to the Marlies.
Kapanen, 19, has appeared in four regular season games with the Maple Leafs this season. The Kuopio, Finland native has also registered 25 points (nine goals, 16 assists) in 41 games with the Marlies.
Lindberg, 20, has split the season between the Toronto Marlies and Binghamton Senators, tallying 34 points (11 goals, 23 assists) in 53 total games. The Stockholm, Sweden native was acquired in a trade with the Ottawa Senators on February 9, 2016 and has yet to make his NHL debut.
Campbell, 28, is in his first season as captain of the Toronto Marlies and has notched 23 points (nine goals, 14 assists) in 65 regular season games. The Caledonia, Ontario native has appeared in 36 career NHL games with the Los Angeles Kings and Arizona Coyotes.
Brennan, 26, has skated in one game with the Maple Leafs and 67 games with the Marlies this season. The Moorestown, New Jersey native continues to lead the Marlies in scoring with 67 points (24 goals, 43 assists) this season.
The Toronto Maple Leafs return to the ice tonight when they travel to Buffalo for a 7 p.m. game against the Sabres, while the Marlies will play in Syracuse on Friday night.