Brian Burke, president and general manager of the Toronto Maple Leafs
, announced Tuesday that the hockey club has assigned forwards Andre Deveaux
, Alex Foster, Ryan Hamilton and Ben Ondrus
to the Toronto Marlies
of the American Hockey League. All four players will join the Marlies in time for the ‘Ice Hockey Homecoming’ tournament which begins Thursday, September 24 in Edinburgh, Scotland.
In 2009 preseason action with the Maple Leafs, Deveaux collected seven penalty minutes on September 16 versus Boston, Ondrus accumulated 12 penalty minutes on September 17 at Philadelphia, and Foster registered three shots on September 18 at Pittsburgh. Hamilton did not play in the preseason.