William Nylander RUMORS & NEWS

  • Leafs' William Nylander will play vs. Canucks after being late for team meeting

    Sportsnet "Toronto Maple Leafs coach Sheldon Keefe says forward William Nylander will be in the team's lineup for Tuesday's game against the Vancouver Canucks despite being late for a meeting. Sportsnet's Chris Johnston reported Monday that the team was..." April 20

  • William Nylander a potential scratch after being late for team meeting

    Sportsnet "Just days after getting William Nylander back from COVID Protocol, the Toronto Maple Leafs are thinking about sidelining the talented winger again. Nylander wore a grey extras sweater during Monday’s practice at Rogers Arena in Vancouver after reporting late..." April 19

  • William Nylander gears up for Maple Leafs return: 'I was pretty nervous'

    Sportsnet "The return of William Nylander is imminent. After submitting nine consecutive negative COVID-19 tests over nine days in isolation, Nylander was given the green light to rejoin the Toronto Maple Leafsthis weekend for their trip to Vancouver. Provided the winger..." April 18

  • Maple Leafs' Auston Matthews, William Nylander to return vs. Canucks on Sunday

    Sportsnet "Toronto Maple Leafs stars Auston Matthews and William Nylander will return to the lineup Sunday night against the Vancouver Canucks. Matthews missed Thursday's game against the Winnipeg Jets with a left hand/wrist injury, similar to the one that kept him..." April 18

  • William Nylander out at least 7 more days after potential COVID-19 exposure

    The Score "Toronto Maple Leafs forward William Nylander will be out at least seven more days after potentially being exposed to COVID-19, Maple Leafs head coach Sheldon Keefe said Friday, according to Sportsnet's Chris Johnston. Toronto held Nylander out of..." April 09

  • William Nylander out vs. Habs after exposure to possible COVID-19 case

    The Score "The Toronto Maple Leafs are holding forward William Nylander out of the lineup against the Montreal Canadiens on Wednesday after the forward was exposed to a possible case of COVID-19 with a close contact outside the team, the club announced. " April 07

  • Why Maple Leafs' biggest trade need is a winger for John Tavares-William Nylander

    Sportsnet "It’s possible that what the Leafs are getting from Alex Galchenyuk right now – effort and skill and consistent top-six usefulness – is real and not a mirage and something they could continue to get for the rest of the season. But it’s impossible to feel like it..." March 31

  • Maple Leafs and Predators Discussing Blockbuster Deal

    NHL Trade Rumors "The Nashville Predators are open for business and according to sources close to operations in Toronto, the Maple Leafs have reached out to discuss a blockbuster deal. The trade would see forward Filip Forsberg headed to the Maple Leafs in return for a package that includes..." February 24

  • Why Maple Leafs' William Nylander was benched at the end of a win

    Sportsnet "Foreshadowing is a beautiful thing. A little over a week before Sheldon Keefe stapled William Nylander to the Toronto Maple Leafs’ bench for the final 8:45 of Saturday’s 5-3 victory in Montreal, the coach discussed his strategy when it comes to planting a star..." February 21

  • William Nylander praises Wayne Simmonds' fight as 'turning point' in win

    The Star "Lots of playmaking, lots of scoring, lots of mistakes, lots of action, some overtime and a fight. Nine more games between the Maple Leafs and Montreal Canadiens like the one Toronto won 5-4 on Wednesday night could be a lot of fun. “It was a good game to play..." January 14