Originally Posted by skacore
Pretty minor deal but Lashoff is the closest to NHL ready so that can't hurt, a bit of upside.
I don't really know enough about the situation but I've heard the Leafs are close to their max amount of contracts in the system or something? Maybe a 2 for 1 type deal like this is an easy way to free up another?
Bingo. Also, the Lightning would have had to pay him 500k even if he was in Norfolk.