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FTB: Leafs preseason games start today

It’s a double-header of Maple Leafs vs. Senators action on Saturday to kick-off the NHL preseason in Ontario.

Toronto Maple Leafs open their training camp for the 2022-23 season Steve Russell/Toronto Star via Getty Images

The pre-season is here! The Toronto Maple Leafs kick it off Saturday with not one. but two games against the Ottawa Senators.

The very large training camp group has been split in two, and each group will play in one game. This is what used to be the time the split-squad games, with some sent to Ottawa to play a game while some would stay in Toronto and play, with both games happening simultaneously. This time the games are both in Toronto and they will be played sequentially. Game #1 is a matinee at 1:00 p.m. ET. and game #2 is an evening game starting at 7:00 p.m. Both games will be broadcast on Sportsnet, but different channels for each. The first game is on SNO, the second on SN1.

UPDATE: The Leafs won both one game!

If you want to know who is playing in which game the details are here:

As for the goalies:

Meanwhile we still await news on Rasmus Sandin who still does not have a contract to play.

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