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Ryan Reaves Drops the Mitts for the First Time as a Leaf with Arber Xhekaj

Published October 11, 2023 at 7:39 PM
BY DAWSON MCKENZIE

In his first game as a Leaf, Ryan Reaves dropped the mitts with Arber Xhejaj after laying a huge hit in Montreal's zone.

Reaves and Xhejaj Drop The Mitts In First Game of the Year



Ryan Reaves was brought to Toronto in order to add some grit and toughness to the team, and it didn't take long for him to show it. In one of his first few shifts with his new team, he dropped the gloves with Montreal's young tough guy Arber Xhejaj.

Ok that was great.


Arber Xhekaj vs. Ryan Reaves.


Reaves Showing His Toughness Before the Game Even Started



It's safe to say Reaves was ready to take on the tough guy role tonight, as he didn't shy away from giving a flex during his on-ice introduction. His comments during training camp have also been geared toward making sure everyone knows that he will be protecting his teammates this season.

Treliving loves Reaves

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