The Toronto Maple Leafs announced Saturday that the team has recalled forwards Frederik Gauthier
and Josh Leivo
from the Toronto Marlies (AHL) on an emergency basis.
Gauthier, 20, has collected 16 points (five goals, 11 assists) in 52 games with the Marlies this season. He has yet to make his NHL debut after being selected by the Maple Leafs in the first round (21st overall) of the 2013 NHL Entry Draft.
Leivo, 22, has scored four goals in nine games with the Maple Leafs this season while collecting 40 points (14 goals, 26 assists) in 45 games with the Marlies. He was selected by Toronto in the third round (86th overall) of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft.
The Maple Leafs host the Buffalo Sabres at Air Canada Centre tonight at 7:00 p.m.