Maple Leafs goalie Jack Campbell out ‘weeks’ with leg injury

Jan 24, 2021; Calgary, Alberta, CAN; Calgary Flames forward Matthew Tkachuk (19) ends up on top of Toronto Maple Leafs goalie Jack Campbell (36) during the third period at Scotiabank Saddledome. Mandatory Credit: Candice Ward-USA TODAY Sports

Toronto Maple Leafs goaltender Jack Campbell is expected to be sidelined for “weeks” with a leg injury, coach Sheldon Keefe announced Tuesday.

Campbell, 29, sustained the injury during Toronto’s 3-2 win over the host Calgary Flames on Sunday. He was able to finish the game, improving to 2-0-0 with a 2.00 goals-against average and .923 save percentage.

Campbell owns a 25-27-6 record with two shutouts, a 2.56 GAA and .916 SP in 66 career appearances (58 starts) with the Dallas Stars, Los Angeles Kings and Maple Leafs.

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Michael Hutchinson will serve as the backup goaltender to Frederik Andersen, who has a 3-2-0 record with a 2.81 GAA and .898 SP in five games this season.

The Maple Leafs face the Flames on Tuesday night.

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-Field Level Media