Brad Treliving's Most Underrated Signing Revealed

Published August 16, 2023 at 10:19

We now know which short-term Leaf signing will have the most long-term effect.

Toronto's Offseason

The Toronto Maple Leafs emerged as one of the most proactive teams in this season's free agency, securing notable acquisitions like Max Domi, John Klingberg, and Tyler Bertuzzi.

Anticipation is particularly high among fans and media as they look forward to the upcoming 2023-24 season, with Max Domi being the most eagerly anticipated addition.

Continuing His Father's Legacy

Max Domi is set to uphold the legacy established by another former member of the Leafs' family. His father, Tie Domi, was a dedicated representative of the Maple Leafs for over a decade. Now, Max Domi is enthusiastic about perpetuating this cherished tradition.


Domi's Journeyman Career

Over the past several years, Max Domi has navigated through various stops across the league. His journey has included stints with Chicago, Dallas, Columbus, and Carolina over the last two seasons.

However, before his recent ventures across different organizations, Domi played significant roles with both Arizona and Montreal. The pinnacle of his individual achievements occurred during the 2018-19 season when he amassed an impressive 72 points in 82 games. Notably, this also marked the final instance in which Domi participated in a full 82-game season with a single team.

Domi's Dedication To Toronto

In a report by Elliotte Friedman, it is revealed that Max Domi aspires to remain a Toronto Maple Leaf for the entirety of his career. His commitment to aiding the organization he has admired since his upbringing knows no bounds.

"He wants this to be his NHL home for a long time. He wants to be a Leaf, he's got the bloodlines to be a Leaf. He'll do anything to stay a Leaf. He never wants to leave here."

As the lineup configuration takes shape, Domi's placement will undoubtedly be a storyline to follow. Nevertheless, it is widely assumed that his presence will substantially elevate the team's performance.

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Brad Treliving's Most Underrated Signing Revealed

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