With six points in his last five games, Toronto Maple Leafs star forward William Nylander is on some kind of a heater. Unfortunately for him, he won’t be able to see if that hot hand will be able to translate to the craps table. At least not immediately. The Leafs are in “Fabulous Las Vegas” Sunday for an afternoon tilt with the Pacific Division leading Vegas Golden Knights and it looks like the team’s general manager wants no distractions after Toronto fell 4-3 in overtime to the Colorado Avalanche Friday. “[The Leafs are] taking a different approach than the 17 teams before them to play on the road in Vegas,” Sportsnet’s Chris Johnston said during the “Headlines” segment of Hockey Night in Canada Saturday. “They’re staying about 25 minutes from the strip and T-Mobile Arena.
Lou Lamoriello keeping Maple Leafs off Las Vegas strip
Sportsnet | Dec 31