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Reporter Suggests Swapping William Nylander for a Goaltender

Published July 7, 2023 at 9:06

William Nylander's Future with Maple Leafs in Doubt

Day after day, the fate of William Nylander in Toronto appears increasingly unpredictable. Presently, the Leafs and the Swedish forward are nowhere near settling on a contract extension. This state of affairs has prompted heightened speculations around a potential trade involving Nylander.

Even more disheartening for the Leafs followers is the proposition put forward by a certain ex-radio host. The one-for-one trade proposal implies Nylander would be shipped to the Anaheim Ducks in exchange for John Gibson.


Howard Berger's Controversial Trade Proposal

Howard Berger is convinced that Gibson, despite his burdensome $6.4 million contract, would be an equitable substitute for Nylander. He further argues that Gibson could end up being the Leafs' most accomplished goaltender since the days of Curtis Joseph. Surely a bold claim.

The proposal has garnered considerable backlash from Leafs enthusiasts. Here are a few notable responses:

Trade's Value Called into Question

Clearly, the perceived value of this potential trade is not at its peak.

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Reporter Suggests Swapping William Nylander for a Goaltender

Do you agree with the proposal?

Yes5326.1 %
No15073.9 %
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