Former Duck Joffrey Lupul talks about trade to Leafs.
“Since I came back with Anaheim this season, it seems I didn’t really have a place on their team,” Lupul said in a conference call Wednesday, when he was traded to Toronto with prospect Jake Gardiner for defenseman Francois Beauchemin.
“I can’t say I’m completely shocked that it happened … I never seemed to get the opportunity I would have liked here. From a hockey standpoint, I’m definitely happy to be moving on.”
He's going to light us up when he plays against us again.
That would require Toronto acquiring a center who can get him the puck, which looks doubtful at best. Maybe it's possible they wanted to keep the party boy away from all the impressionable young kids as well?