Craig Morgan: The Arizona Coyotes have actually traded defenseman Conor Timmins to the Toronto Maple Leafs for forward Curtis Douglas.
Thread “They wished to waive Timmins to send him to Tucson where he might play a great deal of video games, minutes & scenarios, all things they felt he required however wasn’t going to get today in the NHL.
Problem was, they were particular he was going to be declared so they got a property who will likely play 3C with the Roadrunners. It’s tough quiting on a huge, young RHD. Injuries have actually restricted Timmins, 24, to 8 NHL video games in 2 seasons w/AZ (41 overall); still don’t understand what he is.
Timmins came by in the offer that sent out G Darcy Kuemper to Colorado in July 2021. AZ likewise got a 2022 first-round draft choice and a conditional 2024 third-round draft choice. Timmins’ conditioning stint with Tucson ended today.
Luke Fox: “New Maple Leaf Conor Timmins, 24, is a 6-foot-2, 202-pound, right-shot defenceman and former Soo Greyhound. Friendly $850,000 cap hit. Will turn RFA after this season.”
Injuries are a significant issue for Conor Timmins. A concussion cost him a whole season and a knee injury kept him out the majority of in 2015.
But his only prolonged NHL stint was an appealing one, back in 20-21 with Colorado as a 22-year-old. pic.twitter.com/TPRAyCcjhS
— Kyle Cushman (@Kyle_Cush) November 23, 2022