The latest notable news from your favorite Canadian NHL teams 

TORONTO SUN: The Maple Leafs trading away Cody Franson and Mike Santorelli to the Predators could be the first of more moves by the Leafs before the trade deadline.

Bobby Ryan taking on a leadership role with the Senators.

Bobby Ryan taking on a leadership role with the Senators.

OTTAWA CITIZEN: With alternate captains Chris Phillips and Chris Neil sidelined, Bobby Ryan is stepping up into a leadership role with the Senators.

LA PRESSE: Sergei Gonchar (upper body injury) didn’t travel with the Montreal Canadiens to Detroit for their game with the Red Wings. It’s unclear if he’ll join the team for their game on Wednesday against the Ottawa Senators.

WINNIPEG SUN: Talk of the Jets reaching the playoffs is no longer far-fetched.

CALGARY SUN: Among the five burning questions for the Flames this week: How close can Sean Monahan get to 30 goals this season, and could 2014 first-round pick Sam Bennett join the roster this season?

THE PROVINCE: With several Canucks veterans sidelined by injuries, young center Bo Horvat is stepping up to fill the void.

EDMONTON SUN: A look at how the Oilers match up against the Winnipeg Jets in their game today.