It's Been a Long Time.

 

 

The wait is finally over. After five long months of hot, sticky, hockey free weather both the Toronto Maple Leafs and the cold have returned.

The Leafs will host the Ottawa Senators tonight at the Air Canada Centre in both teams pre season opener.

Find the lineups for both teams below

Leafs:

Clarke MacArthur - Mikhail Grabovski - Nikolai Kulemin

Nazem Kadri - Tyler Bozak - Colby Armstrong

Joey Crabb - Joe Colborne - Matt Frattin

Kenny Ryan - Philippe Dupuis - Jay Rosehill

Keith Aulie - Dion Phaneuf

Jake Gardiner - John-Michael Liles

Carl Gunnarsson - Matt Lashoff

Jonas Gustavsson

Ben Scrivens

Senators:

Milan Michalek - Stephan Da Costa - Bobby Butler

Nikita Filatov- Mika Zibanajed - Peter Regin 

Nick Foligno - Zach Smith - Chris Neil

Mark Stone- Zenen Konopka - Mark Parrish

Jared Cowen - Erik Karlsson

Patrick Wiercioch - Filip Kuba

David Runblad - Tim Conboy

Alex Auld

Robin Lehner

Keep in mind these are preseason lineups, they may be subject to change.

Players to watch:

Leafs: Joe Colborne, in his first training camp with the Leafs the big (6’5”) pivot look to impress the Leafs brass and force their hand heading into the season.

Senators: Nikita Filatov, an all world talent takes his first step tonight in an attempt to revitalize his NHL dream.

Game time 7:00 PM eastern time. TV - LeafsTV. Radio AM640.