Defencmen Pavel Kubina may miss the Leafs’ season opener in Detroit a week from today. The blueliner is nursing a knee ailment suffered in Monday’s game against St. Louis

Kubina’s injury leaves a window of opportunity for young Luke Schenn to crack the opening day lineup.

On the Rock, the Toronto Marlies lost a pre-season game to the Hamilton Bulldogs at Mile One Stadium in St. John’s, NL.

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

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