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Morgan Rielly Out at Least 8 Weeks | Leafs Hub
The Leafs announced today that Morgan Rielly, who leads the teams defenders in points and time on ice per game, will miss at least 8 weeks with a fractured foot. He sustained the injury after blocking a shot during an 8-4 loss to the Florida Panthers on Sunday night. This explains the teams recall of defender Rasmus Sandin. Sandin has been enjoying a tremendous season with the Toronto Marlies this year. The 19 year old has 2 goals and 15 points in 21 games played, and is just returning from the World Junior Championships, where he was the best defender in the tournament. He produced 3 goals and 10 points in 7 games on route to winning a bronze medal. Sandin started the season by playing 6 games with the Leafs and, if I were a betting man, my money would go on him playing a much bigger role this time around. With Jake Muzzin on LTIR with a broken foot as well, it will