Jake McCabe skates during a Toronto Maple Leafs game.
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BREAKING: Maple Leafs Top Defenseman Out Vs Sabres

Published March 6, 2024 at 6:57 PM

Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Jake McCabe will not be available for tonight's game against the Buffalo Sabres due to illness. The 30-year-old, a former draft pick of the Sabres, has been a key blueliner for the Maple Leafs this season, and even has six goals and 22 points in 55 games.

Maple Leafs Defenseman Jake McCabe Out Due to Illness

McCabe's absence comes as a blow to the Maple Leafs, who will miss his defensive presence. Facing his former team, McCabe would have added more motivation, but unfortunately, illness has sidelined him for this matchup.

With McCabe out, the Maple Leafs will need other defensemen to step up and fill the void left by his absence. It's an opportunity for someone else to showcase their skills and contribute to the team's effort against the Sabres.

Stay tuned for further updates on Jake McCabe's condition and the Maple Leafs' lineup for tonight's game.
March 6   |   550 answers
BREAKING: Maple Leafs Top Defenseman Out Vs Sabres

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