OILERS 3, MAPLE LEAFS 1: postgame notes

EDMONTON OILERS (2-3-0 – 4 Points) vs.

TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS (3-2-0 – 6 Points)

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 20, 2021

 123OTFINAL
EDMONTON1023
TORONTO0011

GAME SUMMARY         |           EVENT SUMMARY        |           FACEOFF SUMMARY

ON THE SCORESHEET

  • Auston Matthews put the Maple Leafs on the board at 6:44 of the third period. Matthews’ goal is his second of the season. Matthews has points (2-2-4) in three consecutive games. He has six points (4-2-6) in eight career games against Edmonton.
  • Zach Hyman registered the primary assist on Matthews’ third period goal. Hyman has three points (one goal, two assists) in five games to begin the season. Both of his assists have come on home ice.
  • Mitch Marner collected the secondary assist on Matthews’ third period goal. Marner leads the NHL in scoring with seven points (3-4-7) through five games to begin the season. He has points (3-3-6) in three consecutive games.
  • Frederik Andersen stopped 19 of the 21 shots he faced in the loss.

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

 1st2nd3rdOTTOTAL
EDMONTON3 (3)8 (5)11 (9)23 (18)
TORONTO8 (6)12 (5)6 (4)26 (15)
      

SHOT ATTEMPTS (5-on-5 in brackets)

 1st2nd3rdOTTOTAL
EDMONTON6 (6)18 (11)13 (11)37 (28)
TORONTO15 (12)20 (10)18 (14)53 (36)

NO PLACE LIKE HOME

Record at Home2-1-0 (3 Games)
All-Time Record vs. Edmonton  52-44-8-1 (105 Games)
All-Time Record vs. Edmonton at Home29-19-2-0 (50 Games)

MAPLE LEAFS LEADERS

Shots(Matthews)
Shot Attempts8 (Matthews)
Faceoff Wins14 (Matthews)
Faceoff Win Percentage100% (Kerfoot, Thornton)
Hits(Matthews)
Blocked Shots(Holl)
Takeaways(Hyman, Matthews)
TOI25:36 (Marner)
Power Play TOI1:15 (Matthews, Marner)
Shorthanded TOI2:48 (Spezza)
Shifts26 (Hyman)
5-on-5 Shot Attempt Percentage81.8% (Lehtonen, Mikheyev – 9 for, 2 against)
  

RECORD WHEN…

Opponent scores first2-1-0
Trail after 11-1-0
Trail after 20-2-0
Do not score a power play goal0-1-0
Do not allow a power play goal2-1-0
Outshoot opponent3-1-0
Wednesday1-1-0

OF NOTE…

  • The Maple Leafs went 2-for-3 on the penalty kill and 0-for-2 on the power play tonight.
  • Auston Matthews and Jake Muzzin were on the ice for a team-high 15 shot attempts at 5-on-5 tonight. Matthews finished the game with a 5-on-5 shot attempt percentage of 62.5% (15 for, 9 against), while Muzzin finished the game with a 5-on-5 shot attempt percentage of 65.2% (15 for, 8 against).
  • Auston Matthews won 78% (7 won, 1 lost) of his offensive zone faceoffs and was 10-for-14 in the faceoff circle against Edmonton centre Connor McDavid in all situations.
  • Joe Thornton left tonight’s game and did not return.

UPCOMING GAMES:

  • 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)
  • Tuesday, January 26, 9:00 p.m. at Calgary Flames (Sportsnet Ontario, TSN 1050)
  • Thursday, January 28, 10:00 p.m. at Edmonton Oilers (TSN4, TSN 1050)
  • Saturday, January 30, 7:00 p.m. at Edmonton Oilers (Sportsnet, 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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