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Even before he started taking the American Hockey League by storm this fall, the Leafs were already getting more Joe Colborne than had been initially received in that headline-grabbing trade with Boston last winter.

Literally. Since coming to Toronto along with a first rounder for veteran defenceman Tomas Kaberle, Colborne has actually grown half an inch. Whether it’s delayed puberty or indicative that the 21-year-old still might have a future as an NBA 7-footer, Colborne has shot past the 6-foot-5 barrier and seems well on his way to 6’6″.

By: Damian Cox

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