Toronto Maple Leafs assign rookie defenceman Jake Gardiner to AHL Marlies

TORONTO – The Toronto Maple Lefs assigned defenceman Jake Gardiner to the AHL’s Toronto Marlies on Sunday.

The 21-year-old Gardiner has 10 assists while averaging 20 minutes 32 seconds of ice time in 37 games this season with the Maple Leafs.

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However, Gardiner hasn’t dressed in Toronto’s last four games, including a 3-0 loss to the New York Rangers on Saturday night.