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CALGARY FLAMES (18-21-3 – 39 Points) vs.
TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS (28-11-4 – 60 Points)
TUESDAY, APRIL 13, 2021
ON THE SCORESHEET
- Zach Hyman put the Maple Leafs on the board at 10:37 of the first period and later had the secondary assist on Alex Kerfoot’s third period goal. Hyman has assists (6) and points (3-6-9) in six consecutive games. Tonight’s game is his eighth multi-point performance of 2020-21. He has recorded six points (2-4-6) in eight games against the Flames in 2020-21. He ranks second among Toronto skaters and tied for 31st among NHLers in goals (15). He is tied for 18th among NHL skaters in even-strength goals.
- Alex Kerfoot scored the second Toronto goal of the game at 6:17 of the third period. He has a goal and an assist in his last two games against Calgary. He has recorded 10 points (4-6-10) in 23 games on home ice this season. Toronto is 5-1-1 when he scores a goal this season.
- Morgan Rielly recorded the primary assist on Hyman’s first period goal. Rielly has assists (3) in three consecutive games. His assist is his 300th career NHL point as he becomes the sixth defenceman to register 300 points with the Maple Leafs franchise. He has recorded eight points (1-7-8) in nine games against the Flames this season.
- John Tavares collected the secondary assist on Hyman’s first period goal and later had the primary assist on Kerfoot’s third period goal. Tavares has points (1-3-4) in three consecutive games. Tonight’s game is his fifth multi-assist and 10th multi-point game of the season. He has eight points (3-5-8) in seven games during the month of April. In nine games against the Flames, he has recorded seven points (2-5-7).
- David Rittich stopped 25 of the 28 shots he faced in the overtime loss. Tonight’s game was his first game as a Maple Leaf.
SHOTS ON GOAL (5-on-5 in brackets)
|CALGARY||5 (5)||8 (5)||14 (12)||1||28 (22)|
|TORONTO||7 (7)||6 (5)||12 (10)||1||26 (22)|
SHOT ATTEMPTS (5-on-5 in brackets)
|CALGARY||13 (13)||14 (10)||25 (23)||1||53 (46)|
|TORONTO||12 (12)||15 (13)||20 (15)||1||48 (40)|
NO PLACE LIKE HOME
|Record at Home||14-6-3 (23 Games)|
|All-Time Record vs. Calgary||67-62-12-6 (147 Games)|
|All-Time Record vs. Calgary at Home||38-21-7-4 (70 Games)|
MAPLE LEAFS LEADERS
|Shot Attempts||8 (Marner)|
|Faceoff Wins||13 (Matthews)|
|Faceoff Win Percentage||100% (Galchenyuk, Simmonds, Thornton)|
|Hits||3 (Five players tied)|
|Blocked Shots||2 (Brodie, Dermott, Holl)|
|Power Play TOI||3:02 (Hyman, Marner, Tavares)|
|Shorthanded TOI||1:31 (Hyman)|
|5-on-5 Shot Attempt Percentage||75.0% (Sabourin – 3 for, 1 against)|
|Trail after 1||5-5-2|
|Trail after 2||2-8-1|
|Do not score a power play goal||13-8-2|
|Allow 1 power play goal||7-7-2|
|Outshot by opponent||13-3-2|
- The Maple Leafs were 1-for-2 on the penalty kill and 0-for-2 on the power play tonight.
- Auston Matthews was 5-for-7 (71%) in the faceoff circle when taking defensive zone draws and 5-for-8 (63%) when taking offensive zone draws.
- Morgan Rielly was on the ice for a team-high 21 shot attempts for at 5-on-5. He finished the game with a 5-on-5 shot attempt percentage of 63.6 percent (21 for, 12 against).
- Nick Robertson and Scott Sabourin were the lone Maple Leafs to not start a 5-on-5 shift in the offensive zone.
- Scott Sabourin skated in his first game as a Maple Leaf.
- Thursday, April 15, 7:00 p.m. vs. Winnipeg Jets (TSN4, TSN 1050)
- Saturday, April 17, 7:00 p.m. at Vancouver Canucks (Sportsnet, FAN 590)
- Monday, April 19, 9:00 p.m. at Vancouver Canucks (Sportsnet Ontario, FAN 590)
- Wednesday, April 21, 7:00 p.m. at Winnipeg Jets (Sportsnet, TSN 1050)
- Friday, April 23, 8:00 p.m. at Winnipeg Jets (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.