Leafs make minor league moves

The Maple Leafs announced a series of transactions on Friday. Defenceman Martin Marincin was assigned to the team’s AHL affiliate, the Marlies, after clearing waivers.

Calle Rosen was recalled to the Leafs, and is expected to make his NHL debut in the team’s home opener Saturday night versus the New York Rangers. Rosen will take the place of his fellow countryman Andreas Borgman on the blue line.

The Leafs solidified their goaltending depth by acquiring Calvin Pickard from the Vegas Golden Knights in exchange for forward Tobias Lindberg and a sixth-round draft pick in 2018. Pickard was assigned to the Marlies.

The Marlies make their season debut Saturday afternoon at Ricoh Coliseum versus Utica. The AHL team announced its opening day roster (just prior to acquiring Pickard):