TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS (24-10-3 – 51 Points) vs.
WINNIPEG JETS (22-13-3 – 47 Points)
FRIDAY, APRIL 2, 2021
ON THE SCORESHEET
– Travis Dermott opened the scoring for the Maple Leafs at 5:16 of the second period. Dermott has two goals and an assist this season. He has scored both of his goals on the road in 2020-21. He has two goals in nine career games against Winnipeg, which is tied for his highest goal total against a single opponent (Boston – 8 GP; Philadelphia – 5 GP).
– Jason Spezza registered the primary assist on Dermott’s second period goal. Spezza has registered eight of his 12 assists on the road this season. His assist tonight is his first point of the season against Winnipeg. With the assist, Spezza moves into a tie with Henrik Zetterberg for 100th on the NHL’s all-time point register (349-611-960).
– Zach Bogosian had the secondary assist on Dermott’s second period goal. Bogosian has four assists this season. His assist tonight is his 200th career NHL assist.
– Jack Campbell stopped 31 shots in regulation and overtime and didn’t allow a goal in overtime to earn his eighth win of the season.
IN THE SHOOTOUT
- Jason Spezza: Goal
- Auston Matthews: Missed
- Jack Campbell: 3/3
SHOTS ON GOAL (5-on-5 in brackets)
|TORONTO||7 (7)||17 (16)||9 (7)||5 (0)||38 (30)|
|WINNIPEG||10 (8)||10 (8)||11 (10)||1 (0)||32 (26)|
SHOT ATTEMPTS (5-on-5 in brackets)
|TORONTO||12 (12)||30 (27)||14 (12)||6 (0)||62 (51)|
|WINNIPEG||25 (22)||14 (12)||18 (16)||4 (0)||61 (50)|
ON THE ROAD AGAIN
|Record on the Road||12-4-1 (17 Games)|
|All-Time Record vs. Winnipeg||38-21-1-9 (69 Games)|
|All-Time Record vs. Winnipeg on the Road||19-10-0-5 (34 Games)|
MAPLE LEAFS LEADERS
|Shot Attempts||9 (Matthews)|
|Faceoff Wins||10 (Matthews)|
|Faceoff Win Percentage||100% (Simmonds – 1 won, 0 lost)|
|Blocked Shots||5 (Brodie)|
|Takeaways||1 (Four players tied)|
|Power Play TOI||4:23 (Matthews)|
|Shorthanded TOI||2:36 (Hyman)|
|5-on-5 Shot Attempt Percentage||67.7% (Hyman – 21 for, 10 against)|
|Tied after 1||8-4-0|
|Tied after 2||7-1-1|
|Do not score a power play goal||10-8-1|
|Do not allow a power play goal||16-2-2|
- The Maple Leafs were 2-for-2 on the penalty kill and 0-for-3 on the power play tonight.
- Toronto’s line of Pierre Engvall, Ilya Mikheyev and Wayne Simmonds started 25% of its shifts at 5-on-5 in the offensive zone, the lowest mark among Toronto skaters.
- TJ Brodie was on the ice for a team-high 25 shot attempts for at 5-on-5. Brodie finished the game with a 5-on-5 shot attempt percentage of 58.1% (25 for, 18 against).
- Auston Matthews was 5-for-5 (100%) when taking offensive zone faceoffs and won 88% (7 won, 1 lost) of his faceoffs against Winnipeg centre Adam Lowry.
- John Tavares was 7-or-10 (70%) in the faceoff circle when taking draws in the offensive zone.
- Sunday, April 4, 9:00 p.m. at Calgary Flames (TSN4, FAN 590)
- Monday, April 5, 9:30 p.m. at Calgary Flames (TSN4, FAN 590)
- Wednesday, April 7, 7:30 p.m. vs. Montreal Canadiens (Sportsnet, FAN 590)
- Saturday, April 10, 7:00 p.m. vs. Ottawa Senators (Sportsnet, TSN 1050)
- Monday, April 12, 7:00 p.m. at Montreal Canadiens (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.