Rielly, Frattin are final cuts. Tim Connolly clears waivers
(pictured: Rielly headed back to Moose Jaw)
The Leafs made their final cuts to the 23-man roster in preparation for Saturday’s season opener in Montreal. Defenceman Morgan Rielly was returned to the Moose Jaw Warriors of the Western Hockey League, while forward Matt Frattin will report to the Toronto Marlies of the American Hockey League. Forward Tim Connolly cleared waivers and is also expected to return to the Marlies.
Toronto’s roster looks like this:
Gardiner (injured reserve)