The Maple Leafs have acquired Matt Lorito from the Islanders for Jordan Schmaltz.
Lorito has nine goals and 13 assists (23 points) in 50 AHL games with Bridgeport (AHL) this season. This is a pure AHL deal, so look for Lorito to report to the Toronto Marlies.
The Islanders have signed Matt Lorito to a two-year, two-way deal.
The Red Wings will recalled Matt Lorito from Grand Rapids (AHL).
Source: Dana Wakiji 04/6/17, 8:35 am EST
The Red Wings have signed Matt Lorito to a two-year, two-way deal.
Lorito, 25, was an undrafted forward who played his first full pro season with Albany (AHL) last season. The 5-foot-9, 170 lbs. winger produced at a high rate, collecting 18 goals and 36 assists (54 points) in 71 games. He will likely start the 2016-17 season with the Grand Rapids Griffins.