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Sheldon Keefe Confirms that a Key Player is Injured
BY MACKENZIE STERN-KOLESNIKOW MARCH 28, 2023 (4:38 PM)
Acciari is Injured
After the practice, Keefe provided the reports with an update on Acciari's status. Keefe explained that Acciari is currently listed as day-to-day. He has confirmed that Acciari will not be playing in the upcoming match against Florida. Keefe confirmed that due to Acciari's absence, the Leafs will be using their 11 forward and 7 defenseman setup that has been heavily criticized, along with all the other experimental lines Keefe has been using.
Keefe did not explain if Acciari's injury is related to a recent hit he took during a game against Carolina or if it was due to something else. It is still unknown if it is an upper-body or a lower-body injury.
As seen on Mapleleafsinsider - Sheldon Keefe confirmed following practice on Tuesday that one of the Leafs' forwards will miss some time due to injury