Maple Leafs' Muzzin, Campbell to Receive Proper Returns to LA Since Trades to Toronto

EL SEGUNDO, Calif — When the Toronto Maple Leafs last made their annual pilgrimage to Southern California, the night was expected to see the return of three former Kings.

They returned, but not in the way many had hoped.

Goaltender Jack Campbell and forward Kyle Clifford had been acquired by the Leafs from the Los Angeles Kings just over a month prior. Defenseman Jake Muzzin was traded to Toronto from the California club a year before that.

All three were in attendance on Mar. 5, 2020, when the Leafs visited the Kings, But two members did not play. Campbell dressed as the backup to starter Frederik Andersen, even though he made starts on the stops on the California trip in Anaheim and San Jose. Muzzin watched from the press box after he broke his hand blocking a shot from Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman over a week prior


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