CANADIENS 2, MAPLE LEAFS 1 POSTGAME NOTES

MONTREAL CANADIENS (9-4-2 – 20 Points) vs.

TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS (11-3-1 – 23 Points)

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 13, 2021

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TORONTO1001

GAME SUMMARY         |           EVENT SUMMARY        |           FACEOFF SUMMARY

ON THE SCORESHEET

  • Mitch Marner put the Maple Leafs on the board at 3:36 of the first period. Marner has eight points (2-6-8) over his last five games played. He has 13 points (5-8-13) in eight games on home ice this season. He is tied for third in the NHL in even-strength goals (7) and ranks third in the NHL in points (7-15-22).
  • Auston Matthews registered the primary assist on Marner’s first period goal. Matthews has assists (2) in two consecutive games and points (9-3-12) in nine consecutive games. In seven games on home ice, he has registered nine points (6-3-9). He has 20 points (12-8-20) in 17 career games against the Canadiens.
  • Zach Hyman picked up the secondary assist on Marner’s first period goal. Hyman has points (1-2-3) in two consecutive games. He has recorded five of his six assists on home ice and has six points in eight games at Scotiabank Arena (1-5-6). He has four points (1-3-4) in three games against Montreal this season.
  • Frederik Andersen stopped 23 of the 25 shots he faced in the loss.

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

 1st2nd3rdOTTOTAL
MONTREAL6 (6)7 (7)12 (12)25 (25)
TORONTO9 (8)7 (7)6 (6)22 (21)
      

SHOT ATTEMPTS (5-on-5 in brackets)

 1st2nd3rdOTTOTAL
MONTREAL16 (16)16 (16)25 (23)57 (55)
TORONTO16 (15)12 (12)12 (12)40 (39)

NO PLACE LIKE HOME

Record at Home6-2-0 (8 Games)
All-Time Record vs. Montreal  302-343-88-17 (750 Games)
All-Time Record vs. Montreal on the Road191-129-45-10 (375 Games)

MAPLE LEAFS LEADERS

Shots(Matthews)
Shot Attempts(Matthews)
Faceoff Wins(Tavares)
Faceoff Win Percentage100% (Engvall, Spezza)
Hits(Muzzin)
Blocked Shots(Muzzin)
Takeaways(Five players tied)
TOI25:19 (Rielly)
Power Play TOI1:32 (Marner, Matthews, Petan)
Shorthanded TOIN/A
Shifts24 (Holl, Muzzin)
5-on-5 Shot Attempt Percentage52.9% (Kerfoot – 9 for, 8 against)
  

RECORD WHEN…

Scoring first4-2-1
Lead after 16-1-0
Lead after 28-1-0
Do not score a power play goal2-2-0
Do not allow a power play goal4-1-0
Outshot by opponent6-2-1
Saturday2-1-1

OF NOTE…

  • The Maple Leafs went 0-for-1 on the power play tonight.
  • Toronto did not take a penalty in tonight’s game. It is the club’s first penalty free game since November 27, 2019 at Detroit (6-0 W).
  • Jake Muzzin was on the ice for a team-high 17 shot attempts at 5-on-5 tonight. Muzzin finished the game with a 5-on-5 shot attempt percentage of 45.6% (17 for, 20 against).
  • John Tavares won 100% (4 won, 0 lost) of his defensive zone faceoffs. He was 4-for-4 (100%) in the faceoff circle against Montreal centre Nick Suzuki and 3-for-3 (100%) in the faceoff circle against Montreal centre Phillip Danault in all situations.

UPCOMING GAMES:

  • Monday, February 15, 7:00 p.m. vs. Ottawa Senators (TSN4, TSN 1050)
  • Wednesday, February 17, 7:00 p.m. vs. Ottawa Senators (Sportsnet, FAN 590)
  • Thursday, February 18, 7:00 p.m. vs. Ottawa Senators (Sportsnet Ontario, FAN 590)
  • Saturday, February 20, 7:00 p.m. at Montreal Canadiens (Sportsnet, TSN 1050)
  • Monday, February 22, 7:00 p.m. vs. Calgary Flames (TSN4, TSN 1050)

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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