BOSTON BRUINS (12-3-4 – 28 Points) vs.
TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS (9-8-4 – 22 Points)
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2019
ON THE SCORESHEET
- Auston Matthews put the Maple Leafs on the board at 9:20 of the second period. Matthews has points (3-8-11) in six consecutive games. He has 20 points (13-7-20) in 13 games on home ice this season.
- Kasperi Kapanen scored Toronto’s second goal of the night at 3:54 of the third period. Kapanen has goals (2) in two consecutive games. He has three points (2-1-3) in three games against the Bruins this season.
- Jake Muzzin registered the primary assist on Matthews’ second period goal. Muzzin has assists (2) in two consecutive games. He has two assists in three games against the Bruins in 2019-20.
- William Nylander collected the secondary assist on Matthews’ second period goal. Nylander has points (4-2-6) in four consecutive games. He has eight points (5-3-8) over seven games during the month of November.
- John Tavares recorded the primary assist on Kapanen’s third period goal. Tavares has assists (3) and points (2-3-5) in three consecutive games. He has nine points (4 goals, 5 assists) in nine games against Eastern Conference opposition.
- Zach Hyman had the secondary assist on Kapanen’s third period goal. Hyman’s assist is his first point of the season after returning from injury on November 13 at New York. In 2018-19, he established new career-highs for points (41) and goals (21).
- Frederik Andersen stopped 30 of the 33 shots he faced in the loss. Tonight’s game marked Andersen’s 208th game played as a Maple Leaf, moving past James Reimer for sole possession of 10th on the franchise’s all-time goaltending register.
SHOTS ON GOAL (5-on-5 in brackets)
|BOSTON||8 (7)||11 (10)||15 (14)||–||34 (31)|
|TORONTO||9 (8)||15 (13)||7 (7)||–||31 (28)|
SHOT ATTEMPTS (5-on-5 in brackets)
|BOSTON||16 (14)||23 (15)||25 (23)||–||64 (52)|
|TORONTO||23 (21)||36 (31)||15 (15)||–||74 (67)|
NO PLACE LIKE HOME
|Record at Home||6-3-4 (13 Games)|
|All-Time Record vs. Boston||278-291-98-10 (677 Games)|
|All-Time Record vs. Boston at Home||174-111-51-3 (339 Games)|
|Record vs. Eastern Conference||5-6-4 (15 Games)|
|Record vs. Atlantic Division||3-4-1 (8 Games)|
MAPLE LEAFS LEADERS
|Shot Attempts||12 (Matthews)|
|Faceoff Wins||12 (Tavares)|
|Faceoff Win Percentage||88% (Gauthier – 7 won, 1 lost)|
|Blocked Shots||2 (Barrie, Ceci, Muzzin)|
|Takeaways||2 (Petan, Spezza)|
|Power Play TOI||2:54 (Rielly)|
|Shorthanded TOI||2:51 (Ceci)|
|5-on-5 Shot Attempt Percentage||71.0% (Spezza – 22 for, 9 against)|
|Opponent scores first||6-7-3|
|Trailing after 1||3-6-1|
|Trailing after 2||0-5-1|
|Do not score on the power play||5-5-2|
|Do not allow a power play goal||5-2-0|
|Outshot by opponent||4-5-3|
- The Maple Leafs went 2-for-2 on the penalty kill and 0-for-2 on the power play tonight.
- At 9:20 of the second period, video review confirmed that Auston Matthews’ stick was at or below the height of the crossbar when he deflected the puck into the Boston net. Call on the ice is upheld – Goal Toronto.
- Tyson Barrie was on the ice for a team-high 28 Toronto shot attempts-for at 5-on-5 tonight. He finished the game with a 5-on-5 shot attempt percentage of 65.1 percent (28 for, 15 against).
- Frederik Gauthier won 86 percent (6 won, 1 lost) of his defensive zone faceoffs.
- Auston Matthews was 6-for-6 (100%) when taking offensive zone faceoffs.
- Nick Shore and Frederik Gauthier were the lone Maple Leafs to not start a 5-on-5 shift in the offensive zone.
- Saturday, November 16, 7:00 p.m. at Pittsburgh Penguins (Sportsnet, TSN 1050)
- Tuesday, November 19, 10:00 p.m. at Vegas Golden Knights (TSN4, TSN 1050)
- Thursday, November 21, 9:00 p.m. at Arizona Coyotes (Sportsnet Ontario, FAN 590)
- Saturday, November 23, 7:00 p.m. at Colorado Avalanche (Sportsnet, TSN 1050)
- Wednesday, November 27, 7:00 p.m. at Detroit Red Wings (Sportsnet, TSN 1050)