Another Maple Leafs forward linked to the Vegas Golden Knights?

Yet another Maple Leafs star is being linked to the Vegas Golden Knights for a potential trade. Who is this mysterious superstar?
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What makes Nick Robertson good for the Vegas Golden Knights?

Being 5'9" and weighing 178 lbs. doesn't provide much for an NHL star. What can a player do as a defensive piece aside from adding bulk? Jonathan Marchessault dealt with the same problem. Therefore, he had to develop into a bona fide sniper, which earned him a Stanley Cup and a Conn Smythe trophy. That's how he became the franchise leader in almost every statistical category.

That could be the same thing for Nick Robertson, who's also diminuitive. However, he's shown himself to be an incredible playmaker. He has terrific puck handling tendencies and can become valuable on the man advantage. With Vegas historically struggling on the power play, they can use a proficient player like Robertson.

He's also great with his offensive zone starts and has a high hockey IQ. Seeing the play unfold and acting accordingly is his specialty. With a quick rush and solid release, he drives the play effortlessly. That's enough to make him a lucrative trade target for teams like the Golden Knights.