Chris Johnston is in his 14th season covering the NHL and fifth for Sportsnet. His career began with The Canadian Press and has covered 10 Stanley Cup finals and two Olympics. He is a frequent contributor to Sportsnet's TV and radio platforms and a regular guest on the "Puck Talks" speaking series.
Rasmus Sandin hoping for fresh opportunity in return to Maple Leafs
Set to play just his third game in a little more than 13 months on Tuesday night in Vancouver, Rasmus Sandin is hoping for the start of a fresh opportunity. Watch the Toronto Maple Leafs take on the Vancouver Canucks starting at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT on Sportsnet.
Maple Leafs notebook: Injury not expected to keep Matthews out long
Auston Matthews’ pursuit of the Rocket Richard Trophy has temporarily been grounded, William Nylander is nearing a release from COVID protocols and Freddie Andersen takes the ice. Chris Johnston breaks down the latest Maple Leafs news.