The Toronto Maple Leafs announced today that the club has signed defenceman Andreas Borgman to a one-year, two-way contract extension. The contract will carry an NHL salary of $700,000 in 2019-20.
Borgman, 23, has registered 15 points (four goals, 11 assists) in 39 games with the AHL’s Toronto Marlies this season. In 2017-18, the Stockholm, Sweden native collected 11 points (three goals, eight assists) in 48 games with the Maple Leafs and nine points (four goals, five assists) in 25 games with the Calder Cup champion Toronto Marlies.
Borgman originally joined the Maple Leafs as a free agent on May 16, 2017 after he was named the SHL’s Rookie of the Year with HV71.
The Toronto Maple Leafs announced today that the team has signed goaltender Garret Sparks to a one-year contract extension. The contract will carry an average annual value of $750,000 in 2019-20.
Sparks, 25, has posted a 7-5-1 record with a 3.09 goals-against average, a .902 save percentage and one shutout in 14 appearances with the Maple Leafs this season. In 2017-18, Sparks won the Aldege “Baz” Bastien Memorial Award as the American Hockey League’s outstanding goaltender after leading the AHL in goals against average (1.79), save percentage (.936) and wins (31) while helping the Toronto Marlies capture the 2018 Calder Cup championship.
Sparks was originally selected by Toronto in the seventh round (189th overall) of the 2011 NHL Draft.
#Leafs sign goalie Garret Sparks to a 1 year/1-way extension for the 2019-20 season. The deal is for $750,000 (all in base salary).
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