Senators 5, Maple Leafs 3: postgame notes

TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS (1-1-0 – 2 Points) vs.

OTTAWA SENATORS (1-0-0 – 2 Points)

SATURDAY, JANUARY 15, 2021

 123OTFINAL
TORONTO1113
OTTAWA1315

GAME SUMMARY         |           EVENT SUMMARY        |           FACEOFF SUMMARY

ON THE SCORESHEET

  • Zach Hyman put the Maple Leafs on the board with a power play goal at 9:59 of the first period. Hyman’s goal is his first of the season. He has points (1-1-2) in two consecutive games to begin the season. Hyman had two assists in two games against the Senators in 2019-20.
  • Alex Kerfoot scored Toronto’s second goal of the night at 9:15 of the second period. Kerfoot’s goal is his first of the season. In 65 games during the 2019-20 season he recorded nine goals and 19 assists. He has three goals and three assists in eight career games against Ottawa.
  • John Tavares registered the primary assist on Hyman’s first period goal and later scored the third Maple Leafs goal of the game on the power play at 7:07 of the third period. Tavares has goals (2), assists (3) and points (2-3-5) in two consecutive games. He has 12 points (five goals, seven assists) in 18 career games at Ottawa.
  • William Nylander collected the secondary assist on Hyman’s first period goal. Nylander has assists (2) and points (2-2-4) in two consecutive games. In 17 career games against Ottawa, he has recorded 15 points (4-11-15).
  • Justin Holl recorded the primary assist on Kerfoot’s second period goal. Holl has assists (2) in two consecutive games.
  • Ilya Mikheyev picked up the secondary assist on Kerfoot’s second period goal. Mikheyev’s assist is his first point of the season. He had eight goals and 15 assists in 39 games during the 2019-20 season.
  • Frederik Andersen stopped 19 of the 24 shots he faced in the loss.

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

 1st2nd3rdOTTOTAL
TORONTO8 (6)11 (9)4 (2)23 (17)
OTTAWA6 (3)9 (8)9 (7)24 (18)
      

SHOT ATTEMPTS (5-on-5 in brackets)

 1st2nd3rdOTTOTAL
TORONTO19 (12)21 (17)11 (5)51 (34)
OTTAWA12 (9)16 (15)17 (12)48 (39)

ON THE ROAD AGAIN

Record on the Road0-1-0 (1 Game)
All-Time Record vs. Ottawa  56-54-3-11 (124 Games)
All-Time Record vs. Ottawa on the Road25-32-1-4 (62 Games)

MAPLE LEAFS LEADERS

Shots(Kerfoot, Muzzin, Tavares)
Shot Attempts6 (Muzzin, Rielly)
Faceoff Wins(Matthews)
Faceoff Win Percentage100% (Hyman, Marner, Mikheyev)
Hits(Hyman, Muzzin, Bogosian)
Blocked Shots(Dermott)
Takeaways(Four players tied)
TOI25:02 (Marner)
Power Play TOI4:21 (Marner, Matthews)
Shorthanded TOI5:30 (Holl)
Shifts29 (Marner)
5-on-5 Shot Attempt Percentage60.0% (Muzzin – 15 for, 10 against)
  

RECORD WHEN…

Scoring first0-1-0
Tied after 10-1-0
Trail after 20-1-0
Score multiple power play goals1-1-0
Allow one power play goal0-1-0
Outshot by opponent0-1-0
Saturday0-1-0

OF NOTE…

  • The Maple Leafs went 4-for-5 on the penalty kill and 2-for-5 on the power play tonight.
  • Justin Holl, Zach Hyman, Alex Kerfoot, Ilya Mikheyev and Jake Muzzin were the lone Toronto skaters to not start a 5-on-5 shift in the offensive zone.
  • Mitch Marner and Auston Matthews were on the ice for a team-high 16 shot attempts at 5-on-5 tonight. Marner finished the game with a 5-on-5 shot attempt percentage of 48.5% (16 for, 17 against), while Matthews finished the game with a 5-on-5 shot attempt percentage of 51.6% (16 for, 15 against).

UPCOMING GAMES:

  • Saturday, January 16, 7:00 p.m. at Ottawa Senators (Sportsnet, TSN 1050)
  • Monday, January 18, 7:00 p.m. vs. Winnipeg Jets (Sportsnet Ontario, TSN 1050)
  • Wednesday, January 20, 7:00 p.m. vs. Edmonton Oilers (Sportsnet, FAN 590)
  • Friday, January 22, 7:00 p.m. vs. Edmonton Oilers (TSN4, TSN 1050)
  • Sunday, January 24, 4:00 p.m. at Calgary Flames (Sportsnet Ontario, FAN 590)

Stats reflect official NHL stats at the time of distribution. Please consult official NHL game sheets (links above) to confirm no statistical changes were made.

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