The Christmas turkey is all digested and the egg nog has been poured down the drain… it’s time for the Toronto Maple Leafs to get back to action. The Leafs hit the ice in the desert tonight as they take on the Arizona Coyotes at 9pm ET.
All eyes will be on Leafs superstar and Arizona native Auston Matthews as he returns to his hometown for just the second time in his NHL career to take on his childhood heroes. So, who’s in the lineup?
According DailyFaceoff.com, here’s how the Leafs will line up tonight against the Coyotes:
Hyman - Matthews - Nylander
Marleau - Kadri - Komarov
Van Riemsdyk - Bozak - Marner
Martin - Moore - Brown
On defence, there are no changes:
Rielly - Hainsey
Gardiner - Carrick
Borgman - Polak
In net, it looks like Freddy will get the start again:
It’s gameday, Leafs fans! Go, Leafs, go!