SENATORS 6, LEAFS 5 (OT) POSTGAME NOTES

OTTAWA SENATORS (4-12-1 – 8 Points) vs.

TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS (11-3-2 – 24 Points)

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 2021

 123OTFINAL
OTTAWA11316
TORONTO23005

GAME SUMMARY         |           EVENT SUMMARY        |           FACEOFF SUMMARY

ON THE SCORESHEET

  • Auston Matthews opened the scoring for the Maple Leafs at 6:32 of the first period and later had the lone assist on Thornton’s second period goal before scoring the fifth Maple Leafs goal of the night at 19:01 of the second period. Tonight’s game is Matthews’ third multi-goal and fifth multi-point game of 2020-21. Matthews has points (11-4-14) in 10 consecutive games. He leads the NHL in goals (13). He has 27 points (16 goals, 11 assists) in 18 career games against the Senators, his most against a single opponent.
  • Travis Boyd scored the second Toronto goal of the game at 10:29 of the first period. Boyd has registered five points (2-3-5) in eight games played this season. His goal tonight is his first as a Maple Leaf at Scotiabank Arena.
  • Pierre Engvall scored the third Maple Leafs goal of the night at 1:49 of the second period. Engvall’s goal is his first of the 2020-21 season. He has a goal and an assist in seven games played this season. He had eight goals and seven assists in 48 games as a rookie in 2019-20.
  • Joe Thornton registered the primary assist on Matthews’ first period goal and later scored the fourth Toronto goal of the game at 9:51 of the second period. Tonight’s game is Thornton’s second multi-point game of the season. His goal is his first at Scotiabank Arena as a member of the Maple Leafs. Tonight’s game is Thornton’s first appearance for the Maple Leafs since January 20 vs. Edmonton. He has four points (2-2-4) in three games against the Senators in 2020-21. 
  • Mitch Marner picked up the secondary assist on Matthews’ first period goal. Marner has points (1-1-2) in two consecutive games. He has registered six points (1-5-6) over his last five games played. In nine games played on home ice this season, Marner has recorded 14 points (5-9-14).
  • Jason Spezza registered the primary assist on Boyd’s first period goal. Spezza has six points (3-3-6) in nine games at Scotiabank Arena this season. The Maple Leafs are 5-0-1 when Spezza records a point this season.
  • Zach Bogosian had the secondary assist on Boyd’s first period goal. Bogosian has two assists through 16 games this season. Both of his points have come on home ice.
  • Alex Kerfoot recorded the primary assist on Engvall’s second period goal. Kerfoot has three points (1-2-3) over his last four games played. He has a goal and an assist in three games against the Senators this season.
  • TJ Brodie collected the secondary assist on Engvall’s second period goal. Brodie has five assists in 16 games this season. He has a pair of assists in three games against Ottawa in 2020-21.
  • Morgan Rielly registered the primary assist on Matthews’ second period goal. Rielly has three points (1-2-3) over his last five games played. He has six points (2-4-6) in nine games on home ice in 2020-21.
  • John Tavares picked up the secondary assist on Matthews’ second period goal. He has three assists over his last three games. In three games against the Senators this season, he has three points (1-2-3). He has eight points (4-4-8) in nine games on home ice in 2020-21.
  • Frederik Andersen stopped 25 of the 31 shots he faced in the loss.

SHOTS ON GOAL

 1st2nd3rdOTTOTAL
OTTAWA41510231
TORONTO131112238
      

SHOT ATTEMPTS

 1st2nd3rdOTTOTAL
OTTAWA162420262
TORONTO221920263

NO PLACE LIKE HOME

Record at Home6-2-1 (9 Games)
All-Time Record vs. Ottawa  57-54-3-12 (126 Games)
All-Time Record vs. Ottawa at Home31-22-2-8 (63 Games)

MAPLE LEAFS LEADERS

Shots(Hyman, Matthews)
Shot Attempts(Marner)
Faceoff Wins13 (Matthews)
Faceoff Win Percentage100% (Engvall, Nylander)
Hits(Holl, Hyman, Muzzin)
Blocked Shots(Holl, Kerfoot)
Takeaways(Marner, Mikheyev)
TOI25:24 (Rielly)
Power Play TOI2:20 (Rielly)
Shorthanded TOI3:20 (Holl)
Shifts29 (Rielly)
  

RECORD WHEN…

Scoring first7-2-1
Lead after 16-1-1
Lead after 28-1-1
Score 1 power play goal6-0-2
Do not allow a power play goal4-1-1
Outshot by opponent5-1-1
Monday2-0-1

OF NOTE…

  • The Maple Leafs went 3-for-3 on the penalty kill and 1-for-2 on the power play tonight.
  • Auston Matthews was 4-for-5 (80%) in the faceoff circle against Ottawa centres Nick Paul and Derek Stepan, respectively.

UPCOMING GAMES:

  • 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)
  • Wednesday, February 24, 7:00 p.m. vs. Calgary Flames (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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