Nazem Kadri joins Toronto Maple Leafs
TORONTO -- The goal-starved Toronto Maple Leafs have called up prized prospect Nazem Kadri from the AHL's Toronto Marlies.
They also recalled defenseman Keith Aulie, while sending forward Christian Hanson and defenseman Korbinian Holzer back down to the Marlies.
The Leafs rank 29th in the NHL in offense, averaging only 2.13 goals per game. Fans and local media have been clamoring for weeks for the team to call up the 20-year-old Kadri, as has legendary CBC commentator Don Cherry.
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