Ben Hutton Explains Why He's So Excited To Join Leafs.

Published April 16, 2021 at 6:32 PM

The Toronto Maple Leafs and general manager Kyle Dubas made a couple of moves at the deadline that strengthened up every aspect of the team. Upfront they added Nick Foligno as well as adding David Rittich in between the pipes. They added some depth on the blue line by acquiring defenseman Ben Hutton from the Anaheim Ducks. The 27 year old has spent time in Los Angeles as well but has played the majority of his career in Vancouver. On Friday he had his introductory press conference and explained why he's so happy to join the Leafs. "A lot of things. I mean they're deep. They can - wait, we can! I can finally say we now. We can score. It's a good lineup to look at; you've got a bit of everything."He's familiar with Jack Campbell and excited to play with him again.
"He's such a genuine guy. All teammates love him. He's a super happy guy, loves to perform for the team and he's the first one to support you when you're doing well or doing bad. He'll pick you up. He's a world-class guy."
Hutton while the quietest of the pick ups will definitely help the Leafs come playoff time.

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