The Toronto Maple Leafs announced today the hockey club has signed forward Josh Leivo
to a two-year contract.
Leivo, 23, has collected eight points (seven goals, one assist) in 28 career NHL games, including five goals in 12 games with the Maple Leafs in 2015-16. Last season with the AHL’s Toronto Marlies, Leivo was chosen to play in the AHL All-Star Classic while registering 48 points (17 goals, 31 assists) in 51 regular season games. He also led all Marlies forwards with 12 playoff points (four goals, eight assists) in 15 post-season games.
Leivo was originally selected by Toronto in the third round (86th overall) of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft.