Skip to main content

Headlines

Maple Leafs lose top centre Tim Connolly for 10-14 days with injury

NHL.com @NHL

TORONTO - Maple Leafs centre Tim Connolly is out of action again.

Toronto coach Ron Wilson says the veteran forward is expected to miss 10 to 14 days with an undisclosed upper-body injury.

Wilson indicated the injury is unrelated to the shoulder problem that forced Connolly to sit out the team's first eight games.

The most recent ailment was suffered during Saturday's 7-0 loss to the Boston Bruins.

Connolly had been centring the top line between Phil Kessel and Joffrey Lupul. He will be replaced by Tyler Bozak.

Wilson also indicated that Jonas Gustavsson is expected to start in goal against Florida on Tuesday.

View More

The NHL uses cookies, web beacons, and other similar technologies. By using NHL websites or other online services, you consent to the practices described in our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service, including our Cookie Policy.