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Sources: Leafs covet Bruins' Kessel

Updated: September 12, 2009, 5:45 PM ET
By Pierre LeBruin | ESPN.com

Now that Dany Heatley, mercifully, has been moved, the focus in the hockey world shifts to Phil Kessel.

And he may not be a Boston Bruin for much longer.

Two sources told ESPN.com Saturday afternoon that Kessel may find a new home soon enough, perhaps in a matter of days, and that the Toronto Maple Leafs are very much the lead dog in the pursuit of the 21-year-old winger.

The Nashville Predators are also believed to be among other clubs interested in Kessel, but clearly ...

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