MAPLE LEAFS POSTGAME NOTES: “Auston Matthews scored the second Toronto goal of the night at 12:36 of the third period and later had the lone assist on William Nylander’s third period goal. Matthews’ third period assist is the 100th assist of his NHL career. He has seven points (4-3-7) over his past five games.”

LOS ANGELES KINGS (5-10-0 – 10 Points) vs.

TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS (8-5-3 – 19 Points)

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2019

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GAME SUMMARY         |           EVENT SUMMARY        |           FACEOFF SUMMARY


ON THE SCORESHEET

  • Alex Kerfoot put the Maple Leafs on the board at 13:29 of the second period. Kerfoot has registered five points (3-2-5) in 10 games on home ice this season. He has six points (3-3-6) in seven career games against the Kings.
  • Auston Matthews scored the second Toronto goal of the night at 12:36 of the third period and later had the lone assist on William Nylander’s third period goal. Matthews’ third period assist is the 100th assist of his NHL career. He has seven points (4-3-7) over his last five games. Tonight’s game is Matthews’ sixth multi-point performance of the season. 
  • William Nylander had the primary assist on Matthews’ third period goal and later scored the third Maple Leafs goal of the game at 13:06 of the third period. Nylander has nine points (4-5-9) in 10 games on home ice. Tonight’s game is his first multi-point performance of 2019-20. He has at least one point in 10 games this season.
  • Andreas Johnsson collected the secondary assist on Matthews’ third period goal. Johnsson has three points (2-1-3) over his last four games. He has nine points (3-6-9) in 10 games on home ice this season. Johnsson has been on the ice for 23 Toronto goals – the third-most on-ice goals for on the team.
  • Justin Holl picked up the secondary assist on Nylander’s third period goal. Holl has four assists in 14 games played this season. His four even-strength points (0-4-4) place him in a tie for third among Maple Leafs defencemen in even-strength scoring.
  • Frederik Andersen stopped 24 shots to earn the victory tonight.

SHOTS ON GOAL (5-on-5 in brackets)

 1st2nd3rdOTTOTAL
LOS ANGELES7 (6)9 (5)9 (5)25 (16)
TORONTO7 (6)7 (4)9 (7)23 (17)
      

SHOT ATTEMPTS (5-on-5 in brackets)

 1st2nd3rdOTTOTAL
LOS ANGELES11 (10)17 (11)21 (14)49 (35)
TORONTO25 (21)20 (16)17 (9)62 (46)

NO PLACE LIKE HOME

Record on the Road5-2-3 (10 Games)
All-Time Record vs. Los Angeles65-64-21-2 (152 Games)
All-Time Record vs. Los Angeles at Home40-26-11-1 (78 Games)
Record vs. Western Conference3-1-0 (4 Games)
Record vs. Pacific Division2-0-0 (2 Games)
Attendance19,195

MAPLE LEAFS LEADERS

Shots3 (Rielly)
Shot Attempts(Mikheyev)
Faceoff Wins(Kerfoot, Tavares)
Faceoff Win Percentage67% (Matthews – 6 won, 3 lost)
Hits(Ceci, Muzzin)
Blocked Shots(Five players tied)
Takeaways(Marner)
TOI24:39 (Rielly)
Power Play TOI3:24 (Rielly)
Shorthanded TOI3:05 (Rielly)
Shifts26 (Barrie)
5-on-5 Shot Attempt Percentage72.0% (Tavares – 18 for, 7 against)
  

RECORD WHEN…

Opponent scores first5-3-2
Tied after 13-1-2
Tied after 23-3-1
Do not score on the powerplay5-3-1
Allow 1 powerplay goal3-3-2
Outshot by opponent3-3-3
Tuesday2-1-1

OF NOTE…

  • The Maple Leafs went 2-for-3 on the penalty kill and 0-for-4 on the power play tonight.
  • Toronto’s line of Frederik Gauthier and Nick Shore were the lone Maple Leafs to not start a 5-on-5 shift in the offensive zone.
  • Tyson Barrie skated in his 500th career NHL game.
  • Auston Matthews won 100 percent (4 won, 0 lost) of his faceoffs when matched up with Los Angeles centre Michael Amadio.
  • Morgan Rielly was on the ice for a team-high 20 Toronto shot attempts-for at 5-on-5 tonight. He finished the game with a 5-on-5 shot attempt percentage of 62.5 percent (20 for, 12 against)..

UPCOMING GAMES:

  • Thursday, November 7, 7:30 p.m. vs. Vegas Golden Knights (Sportsnet Ontario, FAN 590)
  • Saturday, November 9, 7:00 p.m. vs. Philadelphia Flyers (Sportsnet, TSN 1050)
  • Sunday, November 10, 7:00 p.m. at Chicago Blackhawks (Sportsnet, FAN 590)
  • Wednesday, November 13, 7:00 p.m. at New York Islanders (Sportsnet, FAN 590)
  • Friday, November 15, 7:00 p.m. vs. Boston Bruins (TSN4, TSN 1050)


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