MAPLE LEAFS AT KINGS PREGAME NOTES: Frederik Andersen is tied for third among NHL goaltenders in wins (28).- Ranks fourth in saves (1,372).- Is 8-1-2 with a 2.21 goals-against average and a .924 save percentage in 16 career games against Los Angeles.- Has a 16-6-0 record on the road in 2019-20, with a 2.78 goals-against average and a .912 save percentage.

TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS (35-24-8 – 78 Points) vs.

LOS ANGELES KINGS (25-35-6 – 56 Points)

MARCH 5, 2020 ▪ 10:30 PM EST

STAPLES CENTER (LOS ANGELES, CA) ▪
TV: SPORTSNET ONTARIO ▪ RADIO: TSN 1050

MAPLE LEAFS HISTORY versus LOS ANGELES

ALL-TIME RECORD:65-64-21-2 (152 Games)
ALL-TIME ON THE ROAD:25-38-10-1 (74 Games)
2019-20:1-0-0
LAST FIVE:4-1-0
LAST 10:5-4-1

MAPLE LEAFS CAREER LEADERS versus LOS ANGELES

GAMES PLAYED:Jason Spezza (24), Tyson Barrie (21), John Tavares (18)
GOALS:John Tavares (4), Tyson Barrie (4), Jason Spezza (4)
ASSISTS:John Tavares (12), Tyson Barrie (10), Jason Spezza (9)
POINTS:John Tavares (16), Tyson Barrie (14), Jason Spezza (13)
PENALTY MINUTES:Jason Spezza (12), Tyson Barrie (10), Mitch Marner (8)

MAPLE LEAFS – KINGS TEAM STATS

 TORONTOLOS ANGELES
GOALS FOR (Rank):232 (1st)164 (30th)
GOALS AGAINST (Rank):       219 (28th)203 (t-15th)
POWER PLAY [%] (Rank):43/184 [23.4%] (6th)32/180 [17.8%] (22nd)
PENALTY KILL [%] (Rank):141/184 [76.6%] (26th)138/181 [76.2%] (28th)
SHOTS (Rank):2199 (4th)2186 (6th)
5-on-5 SHOT ATTEMPTS FOR (Rank):3323 (3rd)3276 (4th)
5-on-5 SHOT ATTEMPT % (Rank):52.0% (6th)53.3% (4th)
FACEOFF % (Rank):52.8% (3rd)50.7% (9th)

MAPLE LEAFS – KINGS NOTES

First Matchup between Clubs:October 25, 1967 vs. LAK (Toronto 4, Los Angeles 2)
All-Time Record:65-64-21-2 (152 Games)
All-Time Record at Home:40-26-11-1 (78 Games)
All-Time Record on the Road:25-38-10-1 (74 Games)
Last Win vs. Opponent on the Road:November 13, 2018 (Toronto 5, Los Angeles 1)
  

MAPLE LEAFS MILESTONES vs. KINGS

Jack CampbellPlayed for Los Angeles from 2016-20.
With LAK: 57 GP, 20-24-5; 2.51 GAA; .918 SV%
Kyle CliffordPlayed for Los Angeles from 2010-20.
With LAK: 660 GP, 60 G – 69 A – 129 P 
Alex Kerfoot100th career NHL game (Nov. 21, 2018 (COL) at LAK)
Jake MuzzinPlayed for Los Angeles from 2010-19.
With LAK: 496 GP, 51 G – 162 A – 213 P 
  

MAPLE LEAFS LEADERS

CATEGORYLEADER
GOALS46 (Matthews)
ASSISTS49 (Marner)
POINTS79 (Matthews)
POWER PLAY POINTS24 (Matthews)
SHORTHANDED POINTS(Engvall, Kapanen)
PIMs40 (Muzzin)
SHOTS275 (Matthews)
FACEOFF WIN%55.4% (Matthews, Tavares)
5-on-5 SHOT ATTEMPT %54.5% (Nylander)
BLOCKED SHOTS110 (Muzzin)
TAKEAWAYS74 (Matthews)
HITS109 (Muzzin)
TOI PER GAME24:15 (Rielly)
PP TOI PER GAME3:09 (Marner)
SH TOI PER GAME2:50 (Ceci)

MAPLE LEAFS SNAPSHOTS

Faceoffs– The Maple Leafs rank third among NHL teams in faceoff win percentage (52.8%) and are second among NHL teams in offensive zone faceoff win percentage (54.0%).
Goals by Strength– The Maple Leafs hold the NHL lead in goals scored at 5-on-5 (159).
Goals by Period– Toronto is second in the NHL in goals scored in the second period (86) and are tied for fifth in the NHL in goals scored in the third period (77).
Power Play– The Maple Leafs have the fewest power play opportunities (184) among NHL teams that have scored at least 40 power play goals (43).
Penalty Kill– Toronto has been shorthanded 184 times this season, which is the eighth-fewest times shorthanded in the NHL.
Scoring First– Toronto has a .767 win percentage when scoring first, which is tied for the fourth-highest in the NHL.

MAPLE LEAFS PLAYER NOTES

Frederik Andersen– Tied for third among NHL goaltenders in wins (28).- Ranks fourth in the NHL in saves (1,372).- Is 8-1-2 with a 2.21 goals-against average and a .924 save percentage in 16 career games against Los Angeles.- Has a 16-6-0 record on the road in 2019-20, with a 2.78 goals-against average and a .912 save percentage
Tyson Barrie– Has eight multi-assist games, which is tied for the fourth-most among NHL defencemen.- Tied for third among NHL defencemen in multi-point games (12).
– Averages 14.29 shot attempts per game at 5-on-5, which is the fifth-highest average among NHL defencemen who have played in at least 50 games.- Ranks 16th among NHL defencemen in 5-on-5 time on ice per game (18:18).- Ranks 15th among NHL defencemen in slap shots taken (56).
Jack Campbell– Has a 3-1-1 record with a .913 save percentage and a 2.73 goals-against average since being acquired by the Maple Leafs.- Acquired by the Maple Leafs in a trade with Los Angeles on February 5.
Kyle Clifford– Eighth among NHL left wingers who have appeared in 50 games in 5-on-5 shot attempt percentage (54.2%).
– Averages 14.97 shot attempts per 60 minutes of ice time at 5-on-5, which ranks 18th among left wingers.- Ranks 10.14 hits per 60 minutes of ice time, which ranks 30th among NHL skaters.- Acquired by the Maple Leafs in a trade with Los Angeles on February 5.
Pierre Engvall– Ninth among NHL rookie forwards who have appeared in 30 games in 5-on-5 shot attempt percentage (51.5%). – Has an on-ice goals-for percentage of 52.6 percent at 5-on-5, which is tied for the seventh highest among NHL rookie forwards who have appeared in 30 games.- Ranks fourth among rookie forwards in 5-on-5 shot attempts per 60 minutes (13.97).
Justin Holl– Has started the eighth-lowest percentage of his 5-on-5 shifts (42.0%) in the offensive zone among right-handed defencemen.- Ranks second in 5-on-5 shot attempt percentage (51.7%) among NHL defencemen who have started less than 45 percent of their 5-on-5 shifts in the offensive zone (42.0%).- Has the second-highest unblocked shot attempt percentage at 5-on-5 (52.3%) among NHL defencemen to have started fewer than 45 percent (42.0%) of their shifts in the offensive zone.
Zach Hyman– Ranks fifth among Maple Leafs skaters in points per game (0.77).- Fourth among Toronto forwards in even-strength time on ice per game (16:07).- Ranks third among Toronto forwards in shorthanded time on ice per game (1:47).
Kasperi Kapanen– Has drawn 20 penalties this season and taken eight, which gives him the highest net penalties among Toronto skaters (+12) and ranks tied for 12th among NHL forwards.- Tied for third among Maple Leafs and tied for 12th among NHL right wingers who have appeared in 50 games in assists per 60 minutes of ice time (1.25) at 5-on-5.- Has recorded 21 (9-12-21) of his 36 points on the road this season.
Alex Kerfoot– Ranks second among Toronto skaters who have appeared in 50 games in assists per 60 minutes of ice time (1.27) at 5-on-5.- Eighth among Maple Leafs in even-strength points (8-17-25).- Tied for second among Maple Leafs in primary assists at 5-on-5 (11).
Mitch Marner– Tied for ninth among NHL skaters in assists (49).- Has 12 multi-assist games, which is tied for the seventh-most among NHL skaters.- Averaging 1.16 points per game, which is tied for the 16th-highest average in the NHL.- Averaging 1.78 assists per 60 minutes of ice time at 5-on-5, which is tied for ninth among NHLers who have appeared in at least 50 games.- Eighth in the NHL in primary assists (31).- Ranks fifth among NHL forwards in time on ice per game (21:29)
Auston Matthews– Second among NHL skaters in goals (46).- Leads the NHL with 35 even-strength goals.- Leads the NHL in goals scored at 5-on-5 (30).- Tied for first in the NHL in wrist shot goals (27).- Tied for second in the NHL in multi-goal games (10).- Tied for sixth in the NHL in multi-point games (25).- Ninth among NHL skaters in points (46-33-79).- Fourth in the NHL with 275 shots on goal.
William Nylander– Leads the Maple Leafs and is tied for fifth among NHLers in game-winning goals (7).- Tied for 11th in the NHL in goals scored at 5-on-5 (19).- One of 13 NHLers to average at least 14:00 minutes per game at 5-on-5 (14:30) while maintaining a goal per 60-minute rate of at least 1.20 (1.21).- Ranks eighth among NHL forwards who average 14:00 per game (14:30) in 5-on-5 shot attempt percentage (54.5%).
Rasmus Sandin– Ranks eighth among rookie defencemen who have appeared in at least 10 games in points per 60 minutes of ice time (1.07) at 5-on-5. – Has a 5-on-5 shot attempt percentage of 54.1 percent, which ranks fifth among rookie defencemen who have skated in at least 10 games.
Jason Spezza– Averaging 2.05 points per 60 minutes of ice time at 5-on-5 this season, which is the fourth-highest average among Toronto skaters who have appeared in at least 50 games.- Averaging 0.80 goals per 60 minutes of ice time at 5-on-5 this season, which ranks fifth among Maple Leafs who have appeared in at least 50 games.- Averaging 1.25 assists per 60 minutes of ice time at 5-on-5, which is tied for the third-highest average among Toronto skaters.
John Tavares– Tied for 22nd among NHL skaters in multi-point games (17).- Ranks 10th among NHL centres in 5-on-5 ice time per game (15:29).- Tied for 14th in the NHL in faceoff wins (588)- Has recorded 13 points (6-7-13) in 13 games against Pacific Division teams.- Has 31 points (16 goals, 15 assists) in 31 games on the road.
  

CURRENT POINT STREAKS

Martin MarincinHas points (1-2-3) in three consecutive games.
Mitch MarnerHas points (1-3-4) in four consecutive games.
Auston MatthewsHas goals (3) in three consecutive games and points (3-3-6) in four consecutive games.
  

UPCOMING MILESTONES

Zach HymanOne game from 300 NHL games
Kasperi KapanenOne game from 200 NHL games
Mitch MarnerThree games from 300 NHL games
Jason SpezzaOne assist from 600 assists
  

RECENT MILESTONES

None 
  

INJURY REPORT

Cody Ceci (Ankle)On injured reserve.
Andreas Johnsson (Knee)On injured reserve.
Ilya Mikheyev (Wrist Laceration)On injured reserve.
Jake Muzzin (Hand)Sustained a broken hand on February 25 at Tampa Bay.
Morgan Rielly (Foot)On injured reserve.
 Man Games Lost: 187

RECENT TRANSACTIONS

February 26Recalled defenceman Calle Rosen from the Toronto Marlies (AHL).
  

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