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Keefe Announces Lineup Changes For Tonight.

Published January 18, 2021 at 11:24 PM
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The Toronto Maple Leafs are back in action tonight for their fourth game of the season and second home game of the year. This time around the Winnipeg Jets will be in town and will only be playing their second game of the year. For the occasion the Leafs will be testing out one of the much talked about strategies this offseason. Head coach Sheldon Keefe has confirmed that the team will go with 11 forwards and 7 defensemen after losing Nick Robertson to injury. Mikko Lehtonen is the extra defenseman who will dress tonight and it will be his NHL debut after getting used to life in the NHL over the last week. Jason Spezza and Wayne Simmonds will keep their spots on the fourth line while Alexander Barabanov remains on the taxi squad. Keefe also confirmed that the team will turn back to Frederik Andersen between the pipes.Here's a look at tonight's lineup:Thornton-Matthews-Marner
Nylander-Tavares-Vesey
Mikheyev-Kerfoot-Hyman
Spezza-SimmondsRielly-Brodie
Muzzin-Holl
Dermott-Bogosian
LehtonenAndersen



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