The Maple Leafs and forward Ilya Mikheyev should have their differences settled by the end of the week. With an arbitration hearing set for Wednesday, the two sides have submitted their paperwork outlining their positions. Mikheyev is asking for a one-year, $2.7-million (U.S.) deal.
Joe Thornton "needs to win a Stanley Cup," and he'll have much better odds at doing so in Toronto.
Beaudin is still a bit of a work-in-progress, and a 1 year extension will give the Sens a chance to figure out if he has a clear future with the team. When the Toronto Maple Leafs announced that they wouldn’t be bringing Cody Ceci back, many thought this could be the beginning of the end of his career. Others mentioned the possibility of him joining his best friend Mark Stone in Las Vegas, but it seems there remains some teams out there that think Ceci can be useful.