The Maple Leafs have started informal workouts at their practice facility at Lakeshore Lions Arena.
Jason Blake and Carlo Colaiacovo are both looking for fresh starts to the 2008-09 season.
The Globe and Mail reports that the Tampa Bay Lightning have joined the Mats Sundin sweepstakes, although the team is a long-shot candidate for his services, at best.
Here are the headlines of stories relating to the Leafs and the Marlies in the news this morning:
Leafs NHL News
- Carlo enters with clear mind Toronto Sun
- Steen family politics Toronto Sun
- Blake aims to start fresh start Toronto Sun
- Burke a better bet to join Leafs than Sundin Toronto Star
- Leafs’ Blake looks for redemption Toronto Star
- Tampa courts Sundin The Globe And Mail
- Keep Your Head Up, Mark Bell FAN 590
NHL and Hockey News
- Hossa chose chance at Cup over money Windsor Star
- In the NHL, fighting pays National Post
- Judge rejects plea deal for Ducks’ owner AP
- Full-time work to be an NHLer CP