Possible PTO Targets | Leafs Hub
Obviously the Toronto Maple Leafs are in a bit of a cap dilemma at the moment. With RFA Mitch Marner still unsigned, and that leaving the team in a bit of a state of limbo without knowing for sure what his caphit will be, and subsequently how much space they'll have, it's tough to know who else they can sign or if they can sign anybody else at all. What we do know is the depth of the team to start the year might look a little suspect considering Zach Hyman and Travis Dermott should start the year on LTIR. With players such as Kenny Agostino, Ilya Mikheyev, Nick Shore, and Martin Marincin under contract, there may be enough pro experience to coast along until the team is healthy, but none of those players should be expected to fill in any higher in the lineup than the 4th line, outside of Mikheyev, who is a wild card. The question is if a team is ever really healthy, and does this team want to coast along and wait for their regular players to return, or try to take steps forward? My