Leafs trim camp roster by seven players
The Leafs announced Friday that the team’s training camp roster has been reduced by seven players.
Forwards Connor Brown (Erie – OHL), Fabrice Herzog (Quebec – QMJHL) and Carter Verhaeghe (Niagara – OHL), defenceman Matt Finn (Guelph – OHL) and goaltender Antoine Bibeau (PEI – OMJHL) have all been reassigned to their respective junior clubs.
Forward Matt Rupert and defenceman Trevor Murphy have been released from their amateur tryout contracts (ATO).
With restricted free agent defenceman Cody Franson still unsigned, Toronto’s roster officially lists 51 players – 29 forwards, 17 defencemen, and 5 goaltenders.