Maple Leafs ship Bozak back to AHL

The Toronto Maple Leafs sent rookie forward Tyler Bozak back to the AHL's Toronto Marlies on Thursday.

Tyler Bozak's stint with the Toronto Maple Leafs is over — for now.

The rookie forward was sent back to the Maple Leafs' AHL affiliate Toronto Marlies on Thursday.

Bozak had an assist in his NHL debut against Colorado on Tuesday, which Toronto lost 4-1.

The 23-year-old has one assist in three games with the Marlies this season.