Maple Leafs Rumors: 3 Offseason Suitors for Tyler Bertuzzi

The Toronto Maple Leafs have a big decision to make when it comes to forward Tyler Bertuzzi this offseason. While his start with the team was slow, his play has picked up down the stretch, and he has emerged as a strong part of their roster. However, if the Maple Leafs can't get him signed to a new deal before free agency is here, he will get a ton of interest around the league. Let's discuss three teams who could target him now. 

Dallas Stars: The Dallas Stars have expressed interest in Bertuzzi in the past, and it would not be surprising if they did again this offseason if he hits the market. There is no question that their top nine could use a skilled forward with bite. Bertuzzi would give them that if signed.

Washington Capitals: The Washington Capitals should look to make some additions to their forward group this offseason. Scoring has been a significant issue for them this year, and bringing in a player like Bertuzzi would help change that a bit. He would give their top six a boost if signed and work nicely on their power play. 

Buffalo Sabres: The Buffalo Sabres are expected to try to add a top-six forward this offseason. Because of this, Bertuzzi could make sense for them as a free-agent addition. He would give their forward group a much-needed skilled player with toughness if signed. 

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