Maple Leafs head coach Mike Babcock expects rookie William Nylander to remain with Toronto for the rest of the season.
Babcock made the announcement on Tuesday morning.
Mike Babcock says there's no question he would keep William Nylander for the rest of the season.
— Chris Johnston (@reporterchris) March 15, 2016
The 19-year-old centre has two goals in eight games this season for the Maple Leafs.
Toronto would burn a year off of Nylander’s entry-level contract if he plays over 10 games this season.