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Major report made involving Maple Leafs star William Nylander

Published April 24, 2024 at 12:30

In the battle against the Boston Bruins, the Toronto Maple Leafs managed to even the series at one game apiece with a hard-fought 3-2 victory on Monday night at TD Garden.

However, there's been a setback for the Leafs as forward William Nylander has been absent from the lineup for the first two games, leaving a significant gap in their offensive arsenal. Yet, amidst this challenge, there's a glimmer of hope.

According to the latest update from head coach Sheldon Keefe, there's a possibility that Nylander could return to action for tonight's crucial Game 3 at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto.

Sheldon Keefe says "there's a chance" William Nylander plays tonight. Will depend on how he responds to extra work this morning.

Auston Matthews is good to go tonight, per Keefe.

However, a recent report suggests that Nylander will more than likely miss Game 3, further complicating the situation for the Leafs.

Hearing William Nylander will miss game 3 in Toronto 👀

Nylander's presence is sorely missed, given his impressive regular-season performance, where he notched 40 goals and 56 assists, proving to be an integral part of Toronto's success.

As the Leafs prepare to take on the Bruins in a pivotal matchup, Nylander's potential return adds an extra layer of anticipation and optimism for both the team and its fans. His contribution could prove decisive in shifting the momentum of the series in Toronto's favour.

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