A person with direct knowledge of the move tells The Associated Press that the Toronto Maple Leafs placed Brooks Laich on waivers, two days after the veteran center questioned where he fit in the team's plans. Laich, however, has spent this season in the minors since being demoted in October. On
Patrik Laine (29) celebrates his winning goal and hat-trick during overtime against the Toronto Maple Leafs. Aside from putting up monster numbers in their debut NHL seasons, super rookies Auston Matthews and Patrik Laine have already graced us with a career’s worth of highlight reel plays. Each has
Yahoo Sports' Greg Wyshynski runs down the Top 5 NHL players who are having shockingly good seasons.