JETS 5, LEAFS 2

WINNIPEG JETS (27-14-3 – 57 Points) vs.

TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS (28-12-4 – 60 Points)

THURSDAY, APRIL 15, 2021

 123OTFINAL
WINNIPEG3025
TORONTO1102

GAME SUMMARY         |           EVENT SUMMARY        |           FACEOFF SUMMARY

ON THE SCORESHEET

  • Alex Galchenyuk opened the scoring for the Maple Leafs at 3:41 of the first period. Galchenyuk’s goal is his first at Scotiabank Arena as a member of the Maple Leafs. He has six points (1-5-6) in eight games on home ice as a member of the Maple Leafs. He has two goals in six games against Winnipeg this season.
  • John Tavares had the secondary assist on Galchenyuk’s first period goal and later scored the second Toronto goal of the game at 6:47 of the second period. Tonight’s game is Tavares’ second consecutive multi-point game and his 11th multi-point performance of the season. Tavares has assists (3) in two consecutive games and points (2-4-6) in four consecutive games. He has five points (2-3-5) in seven games against Winnipeg in 2020-21. He has 10 points (4-6-10) in eight games during the month of April.
  • Mitch Marner registered the primary assist on Galchenyuk’s first period goal. Marner has seven points (1-6-7) over his last five games played. He has nine points (3-6-9) in seven games against the Jets this season. In 24 games on home ice, he has recorded 32 points (10 goals, 22 assists).
  • Jason Spezza registered the primary assist on Tavares’ second period goal. Spezza has two points (1-1-2) over his last five games played. He has 10 points (5-5-10) in 23 games on home ice this season. He as recorded three points (1-2-3) in seven games during the month of April. Spezza is skating in his 100th game as a Maple Leaf.
  • Nick Robertson had the secondary assist on Tavares’ second period goal. Robertson’s assist is his first career NHL regular season point. He has recorded 10 points (3-7-10) in 14 games with the Toronto Marlies (AHL) during the 2020-21 season.
  • Jack Campbell stopped three of the six shots he faced tonight.
  • David Rittich stopped 16 of the 17 shots he faced in relief of Campbell.

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

 1st2nd3rdOTTOTAL
WINNIPEG8 (7)11 (7)5 (4)24 (18)
TORONTO7 (4)11 (10)15 (8)33 (22)
      

SHOT ATTEMPTS (5-on-5 in brackets)

 1st2nd3rdOTTOTAL
WINNIPEG14 (13)18 (14)10 (8)42 (35)
TORONTO19 (14)22 (21)21 (11)62 (46)

NO PLACE LIKE HOME

Record at Home14-7-3 (24 Games)
All-Time Record vs. Winnipeg    38-22-1-9 (70 Games)
All-Time Record vs. Winnipeg at Home19-12-1-4 (36 Games) 

MAPLE LEAFS LEADERS

Shots(Simmonds, Tavares)
Shot Attempts(Hyman, Simmonds)
Faceoff Wins14 (Tavares)
Faceoff Win Percentage100% (Galchenyuk, Simmonds, Thornton)
Hits(Five players tied)
Blocked Shots(Brodie, Dermott, Holl)
Takeaways(Marner)
TOI24:29 (Rielly)
Power Play TOI4:54 (Rielly)
Shorthanded TOI2:06 (Muzzin)
Shifts27 (Muzzin)
5-on-5 Shot Attempt Percentage82.4% (Thornton – 14 for, 3 against)
  

RECORD WHEN…

Scoring first7-9-3
Trail after 15-6-2
Trail after 22-9-1
Do not score a power play goal13-9-2
Allow multiple power play goals2-3-0
Outshooting opponent14-8-2
Thursday5-2-0

OF NOTE…

  • The Maple Leafs were 1-for-2 on the penalty kill and 0-for-2 on the power play tonight.
  • At 4:22 of the First Period the Situation Room informed the off-ice officials to sound the in-arena horn after it was confirmed that Alex Galchenyuk’s shot at 16:19 completely crossed the Winnipeg goal line. Therefore, the clock is reset to show 16:19 (3:41 elapsed time) and good goal Toronto.
  • Jake Muzzin was on the ice for a team-high 17 shot attempts for at 5-on-5. He finished the game with a 5-on-5 shot attempt percentage of 47.2 percent (17 for, 19 against).
  • Morgan Rielly was the lone Maple Leaf to not start a 5-on-5 shift in the offensive zone.
  • John Tavares won 100% (7 won, 0 lost) of his faceoffs in the offensive zone tonight.

UPCOMING GAMES:

  • 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)
  • Saturday, April 24, 7:00 p.m. at Winnipeg Jets (Sportsnet, 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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