Jason Spezza RUMORS & NEWS

  • Joe Thornton and Jason Spezza are giving the Maple Leafs more than they bargained for

    The Star "We knew all along that Joe Thornton and Jason Spezza — often referred to by teammates as “legends” — accepted league-minimum salaries to play with the Maple Leafs and try to win a Stanley Cup. And the Leafs wanted these legends not so much for their..." April 29

  • Jason Spezza spearheaded Leafs' plan to pool money for Marlies players

    The Score "Jason Spezza is helping to ensure Toronto Marlies players get paid. Spezza led an initiative in which a group of Toronto Maple Leafs players pooled together money to make a contribution to their AHL counterparts. "I have to give Spezz a lot of credit on..." April 25

  • Untold stories of Jason Spezza’s journey from junior phenom to beloved Maple Leafs veteran

    The Athletic "The Jason Spezza you may not know has some of the best fashion sense in hockey. The Jason Spezza you may not know goes all-in for Halloween and listens to Billie Eilish. The Jason Spezza you may not know tracks league news like an NHL insider and is so obsessive about his..." April 15

  • 6 veterans who deserve a shot at the Cup

    The Score "Everybody loves to see a grizzled veteran end their career on top. Below, we identify six candidates around the NHL who could receive that opportunity leading up to the 2021 trade deadline. Note: Effective cap hit indicates the total dollars a team will pay any player it acquires..." April 02

  • How salary-cap unicorns Joe Thornton, Jason Spezza have revitalized Leafs' depth

    Sportsnet "Joe Thornton and Jason Spezza grew up in the era of wooden sticks and clutching-and-grabbing and the two-line pass. You might be inclined to label the Toronto Maple Leafs teammates as dinosaurs because they’ve each got hockey memories and NHL experiences..." March 02

  • Maple Leafs' Jason Spezza clears waivers

    Pension Plan Puppets "Jason Spezza has cleared waivers while Aaron Dell was claimed by New Jersey. Spezza, whose agent assured the NHL he’d retire if claimed, isn’t necessarily going anywhere but the Leafs fourth line tonight. The exact forward lineup is not yet confirmed. He remains waivers..." January 18

  • Toronto Maple Leafs Veteran Jason Spezza will retire if claimed on waivers

    Trade Rumors "According to agent Rick Curran, veteran forward Jason Spezza will retire if another NHL team claims him off the waiver wire. The Toronto Maple Leafs put two players on waivers Sunday, which included Spezza and No. 3 goalie Aaron Dell. They had to make some roster..." January 17

  • Toronto’s Aaron Dell, Jason Spezza Among Those On Waivers

    Pro Hockey Rumors "The Toronto Maple Leafs responded after losing rookie forward Nick Robertson to injury Saturday by placing a couple of their players on waivers Sunday. Sportsnet’s Chris Johnston reports that third-string goaltender Aaron Dell and veteran forward Jason..." January 17