BOSTON BRUINS (5-1-2 – 12 Points) vs.
TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS (5-3-1 – 11 Points)
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2019
ON THE SCORESHEET
- Morgan Rielly put the Maple Leafs on the board at 5:55 of the first period and scored the winner at 3:54 of overtime goal. Rielly’s goals were his first of the season. Last season he established a new single-season career-high for goals (20). Tonight’s game is his third multi-point performance of the season.
- Dmytro Timashov scored Toronto’s second goal of the night at 15:44 of the first period. Timashov’s goal is his first career NHL goal. He has four points (1-3-4) in six games to begin his NHL career.
- Alex Kerfoot scored the third Maple Leafs goal of the game at 2:37 of the third period. Kerfoot has two goals over his last four games. The Maple Leafs are 2-0-1 when Kerfoot scores this season.
- Mitch Marner registered the primary assist on Rielly’s first period goal and on the overtime-winning goal. Marner has six points (2-4-6) over his last five games. His 20 points (5 goals, 15 assists) in 13 career games against Boston is his career-high for points against a single opponent.
- Andreas Johnsson had the secondary assist on Rielly’s first period goal. Johnsson has three points (1-2-3) over his last three games. All five (2-3-5) of his points have come on home ice
- Frederik Gauthier recorded the lone assist on Timashov’s first period goal. Gauthier established a career-high for assists (11) in 2018-19.
- Jake Muzzin registered the primary assist on Kerfoot’s third period goal. Muzzin has assists (2) in two consecutive games. He has five points (1-4-5) in seven games against Eastern Conference opponents.
- Ilya Mikheyev collected the secondary assist on Kerfoot’s third period goal. Mikheyev has points (1-1-2) in two consecutive games. He has four points (2-2-4) over his last four games. The Maple Leafs are 3-1-1 when Mikheyev registers a point.
- Auston Matthews recorded the primary assist on Marner’s overtime goal. He has four points (2-2-4) over his last five games. Eight (6-2-8) of his nine points this season have come on home ice.
- Frederik Andersen stopped 42 shots to earn the victory tonight. Tonight’s game is his first 40-plus save performance of the season.
SHOTS ON GOAL (5-on-5 in brackets)
|BOSTON||18 (18)||15 (5)||11 (9)||1 (0)||45 (32)|
|TORONTO||15 (15)||3 (2)||9 (9)||2 (0)||29 (26)|
SHOT ATTEMPTS (5-on-5 in brackets)
|BOSTON||22 (22)||29 (19)||20 (16)||1 (0)||72 (57)|
|TORONTO||22 (22)||8 (6)||17 (17)||5 (0)||52 (45)|
NO PLACE LIKE HOME
- The Maple Leafs are 3-2-1 at home this season.
- Toronto’s all-time record is 277-298-98-10 in 675 games against the Bruins and 173-110-51-3 in 338 games played in Toronto.
- Toronto is 4-2-1 against the Eastern Conference this season and 3-1-1 against the Atlantic Division.
- Tonight’s attendance was 19,394.
MAPLE LEAFS LEADERS
|Shots||4 (Marner, Mikheyev, Rielly)|
|Shot Attempts||7 (Rielly)|
|Faceoff Wins||8 (Gauthier)|
|Faceoff Win Percentage||67% (Shore – 2 won, 1 lost)|
|Blocked Shots||4 (Barrie, Rielly)|
|Power Play TOI||N/A|
|Shorthanded TOI||3:35 (Marner)|
|5-on-5 Shot Attempt Percentage||61.1% (Spezza – 11 for, 7 against)|
- The Maple Leafs were 2-for-3 on the penalty kill and 0-for-0 on the power play tonight. Toronto is 2-1-1 when allowing one power play goal this season and 2-2-0 when not scoring a power play goal.
- Toronto is 2-1-0 when scoring the first goal of the game.
- The Maple Leafs are 2-1-1 when leading after one period and 5-0-1 when leading after two periods.
- Toronto is 1-1-1 when outshot by their opponent.
- The Maple Leafs are 2-0-1 in Saturday games.
- Toronto forwards Frederik Gauthier and Nick Shore were the lone Maple Leafs to not start a 5-on-5 shift in the offensive zone.
- Frederik Gauthier was 7-for-10 (70%) in the faceoff circle when taking defensive zone draws and 5-for-8 (63%) when matched up with Boston centre Patrice Bergeron in the defensive zone.
- Andreas Johnsson (leg) left tonight’s game and did not return.
- Jake Muzzin was on the ice for a team-high 22 Toronto shot attempts-for at 5-on-5. Muzzin finished the game with a 5-on-5 shot attempt percentage of 51.2 percent (22 for, 21 against).
- Dmytro Timashov’s nine hits in tonight’s game puts him in a tie for the 11th most hits in a game in franchise history. The franchise’s single-game record (12) has been reached four times.
- Monday, October 21, 7:00 p.m. vs. Columbus Blue Jackets (Sportsnet Ontario, FAN 590)
- Tuesday, October 22, 7:00 p.m. at Boston Bruins (TSN4, TSN 1050)
- Friday, October 25, 7:00 p.m. vs. San Jose Sharks (Sportsnet Ontario, FAN 590)
- Saturday, October 26, 7:00 p.m. at Montreal Canadiens (Sportsnet, TSN 1050)
- Tuesday, October 29, 7:00 p.m. vs. Washington Capitals (TSN4, TSN 1050)