EDMONTON OILERS (2-3-0 – 4 Points) vs.
TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS (3-2-0 – 6 Points)
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 20, 2021
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)
|EDMONTON||3 (3)||8 (5)||11 (9)||–||23 (18)|
|TORONTO||8 (6)||12 (5)||6 (4)||–||26 (15)|
SHOT ATTEMPTS (5-on-5 in brackets)
|EDMONTON||6 (6)||18 (11)||13 (11)||–||37 (28)|
|TORONTO||15 (12)||20 (10)||18 (14)||–||53 (36)|
NO PLACE LIKE HOME
|Record at Home||2-1-0 (3 Games)|
|All-Time Record vs. Edmonton||52-44-8-1 (105 Games)|
|All-Time Record vs. Edmonton at Home||29-19-2-0 (50 Games)|
MAPLE LEAFS LEADERS
|Shot Attempts||8 (Matthews)|
|Faceoff Wins||14 (Matthews)|
|Faceoff Win Percentage||100% (Kerfoot, Thornton)|
|Blocked Shots||4 (Holl)|
|Takeaways||1 (Hyman, Matthews)|
|Power Play TOI||1:15 (Matthews, Marner)|
|Shorthanded TOI||2:48 (Spezza)|
|5-on-5 Shot Attempt Percentage||81.8% (Lehtonen, Mikheyev – 9 for, 2 against)|
|Opponent scores first||2-1-0|
|Trail after 1||1-1-0|
|Trail after 2||0-2-0|
|Do not score a power play goal||0-1-0|
|Do not allow a power play goal||2-1-0|
- 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.
- 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.