Will the Toronto Maple Leafs trade star forward Phil Kessel at some point this summer? NHL betting props at online sportsbook Sportsbook have Kessel favored to still be on the club for the start of the 2015/16 regular season.
The sportsbook has Kessel being traded by the Maple Leafs prior to the Sportsbook game of the 2015/16 NHL regular season as the +125 underdog on that betting prop, with the forward not getting shipped out of town the -175 favorite on the list.
Kessel had 25 goals and 61 points for the Maple Leafs last season, after posting 37 goals and 80 points for the team back in 2013/14. Toronto slumped to a 30-44-8 record last season, then cleaned house and hired Mike Babcock as their new head coach in the spring.
Sportsbook also has prop wagers on Maple Leafs captain Dion Phaneuf, with the defenseman at +175 to be traded prior to the start of the season and at -250 to still be with the team for their Sportsbook game. Phaneuf also has -200 odds to still be the team's captain.