Leafs defenceman Tomas Kaberle skated for the first time without teammates Bryan McCabe, Mats Sundin and Darcy Tucker. The blueliner is arguably the team’s biggest offensive threat for this season.

Wayne Gretzky steps down as executive director of Team Canada and wants to have role in the 2010 Olympic team in Vancouver, but will not hold the top post.

Here are the headlines of stories relating to the Leafs and the Marlies in the news this morning:

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