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Leafs recall forward Joe Colborne on emergency basis

Toronto Maple Leafs center Joe Colborne (32) celebrates with teammate left wing Matt Frattin (39) after scoring past the Tampa Bay Lightning, including defenseman Marc-Andre Bergeron (47) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2011, in Tampa, Fla.

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The Toronto Maple Leafs recalled centre Joe Colborne on an emergency basis Monday after losing Mikhail Grabovski to injury.

Colborne had 37 points (16-21) in 60 games with the AHL's Toronto Marlies this season.

In nine games with the Leafs, he scored one goal and three assists.

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Grabovski suffered a leg laceration in Saturday's 4-3 victory over Buffalo and is listed as day-to-day.

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