Leafs send Pogge back to Marlies

The Toronto Maple Leafs announced Sunday that goaltender Justin Pogge has been assigned to the Toronto Marlies of the American Hockey League.

Pogge, 22, was recalled December 21 from the Marlies and made his NHL debut the following day at Atlanta. The native of Fort McMurray, Alberta made 19 saves in the Maple Leafs’ 6-2 road victory.