CANUCKS-MAPLE LEAFS

VANCOUVER CANUCKS (19-21-3 – 41 Points) vs.

TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS (31-13-5 – 67 Points)

APRIL 29, 2021 ▪ 7:30 PM EST

SCOTIABANK ARENA (TORONTO, ON) 
TV: TSN4 ▪ RADIO: TSN 1050

MAPLE LEAFS HISTORY versus VANCOUVER

ALL-TIME RECORD:64-65-22-4 (155 Games)
ALL-TIME at HOME:38-25-11-1 (75 Games)
2020-21:3-3-1
LAST FIVE:1-3-1
LAST 10:5-3-2

MAPLE LEAFS CAREER LEADERS versus VANCOUVER

GAMES PLAYED:Joe Thornton (74), TJ Brodie (43), Jake Muzzin (39)
GOALS:Joe Thornton (18), John Tavares (13), Auston Matthews (11)
ASSISTS:Joe Thornton (56), John Tavares (14), TJ Brodie (13)
POINTS:Joe Thornton (74), John Tavares (27), Jason Spezza (20)
PENALTY MINUTES:Joe Thornton (51), Nick Foligno (30), Jake Muzzin (28)

MAPLE LEAFS – CANUCKS TEAM STATS

 TORONTOVANCOUVER
GOALS FOR (Rank):162 (8th)114 (t-29th)
GOALS AGAINST (Rank):       131 (11th)137 (t-13th)
POWER PLAY [%] (Rank):30/138 [21.7%] (11th)23/120 [19.2%] (t-19th)
PENALTY KILL [%] (Rank):97/126 [77.0%] (26th)115/146 [78.8%] (t-19th)
SHOTS PER GAME (Rank):31.4 (7th)29.8 (14th)
SHOTS AGAINST PER GAME (Rank):28.5 (7th)33.5 (31st)
5-on-5 SHOT ATTEMPTS FOR (Rank):2135 (11th)1810 (31st)
5-on-5 SHOT ATTEMPT % (Rank):50.5% (13th)46.8% (28th)
FACEOFF % (Rank):51.0% (12th)53.1 (5th)

MAPLE LEAFS – CANUCKS NOTES

First Matchup between Clubs:Oct. 11, 1970 (Vancouver 5, Toronto 3) 
All-Time Record:64-65-22-4 (155 Games)
All-Time Record at Home:38-25-11-1 (75 Games)
All-Time Record on the Road:26-40-11-3 (80 Games)
Last Win vs. Opponent at Home:Feb. 8, 2021 (Toronto 3, Vancouver 1)
  

MAPLE LEAFS LEADERS

CATEGORYLEADER
GOALS35 (Matthews)
ASSISTS43 (Marner)
POINTS60 (Marner)
POWER PLAY POINTS14 (Marner)
SHORTHANDED POINTS(Marner)
PIMs49 (Bogosian)
SHOTS192 (Matthews)
FACEOFF WIN%56.5% (Tavares)
5-on-5 SHOT ATTEMPT %55.3% (Thornton)
BLOCKED SHOTS85 (Muzzin)
TAKEAWAYS43 (Marner)
HITS92 (Muzzin)
TOI PER GAME23:43 (Rielly)
PP TOI PER GAME3:17 (Matthews)
SH TOI PER GAME2:33 (Holl)

MAPLE LEAFS PLAYER NOTES

TJ Brodie– Averaging 18:58 in even-strength ice time, which ranks second among Toronto skaters.- Has the highest on-ice goals-for percentage (64.8%) at 5-on-5 among Maple Leafs defencemen.- Tied for second among Maple Leafs in shifts per game (25.8).- Tied for 17th among NHL defencemen in takeaways (21). 
Adam Brooks– Has three goals and an assist in six games with the Maple Leafs this season.- Averaging 2.35 points per 60 minutes of ice time, which ranks fifth among Toronto skaters.- Became the first player in franchise history to score his first career goal on the power play and second career goal while shorthanded on April 20 at Vancouver. 
Jack Campbell– Is 14-2-1 with a 2.14 goals-against average and a .925 save percentage this season.- Has the fifth-highest even-strength save percentage (.931) among goaltenders who have appeared in at least 10 games this season..- Established a Maple Leafs franchise record for consecutive wins by a goaltender (10) on April 7 vs. Montreal.- Established an NHL record for consecutive wins to start a season (11) on April 10 vs. Ottawa. 
Nick Foligno– Has registered three assists in three games with the Maple Leafs.- Averaging 2:19 per game in shorthanded ice time with Toronto since joining the club.- Averaging 9.46 hits per 60 minutes as a Maple Leaf, which is the highest rate among Toronto skaters who have appeared in multiple games.- Had 16 points (7-9-16) in 42 games with Columbus before being acquired by Toronto on April 11. 
Alex Galchenyuk– Averaging 1.73 points per 60 minutes of ice time, which ranks ninth among Toronto skaters who have appeared in over five games.- Averaging 11.61 shot attempts per 60 minutes of ice time as a Maple Leaf, which ranks 11th among Toronto skaters who have appeared in over five games. 
Justin Holl– Ranks 15th among right handed defencemen in the NHL in time on ice at 5-on-5 (17:53).- Ranks 16th among NHL right handed defencemen who average at least 15 minutes of 5-on-5 ice time (17:53) with a shot attempt percentage of 52.1% when the score is within one goal. 
Michael Hutchinson– Has a .919 save percentage and a 2.42 goals-against average with a 4-2-1 record through eight starts this season. 
Alex Kerfoot– Seventh among Toronto forwards in shifts per game (19.6).- Has the ninth highest points per 60 minutes at 5-on-5 (1.64) among Toronto skaters who have appeared in over five games.- Averaging 1:24 per game in shorthanded ice time, the highest mark of his career. 
Mitch Marner– Tied for third among NHLers in assists (43).- Second in the NHL in assists at 5-on-5 (24).- Tied for fourth among NHLers in points (17-43-60).- Tied for seventh in the NHL in even-strength goals (17).- Second in the NHL in primary assists (30).- Second among NHL forwards in time on ice per game (22:32).- Has the seventh highest on-ice goals for percentage (61.0%) at 5-on-5 among Toronto skaters.- Became the first Maple Leaf in franchise history to record 60 points in fewer than 50 games three times on April 28 at Montreal. 
Auston Matthews– Leads the NHL in goals (35).- Leads the NHL in even-strength goals (25).- Has scored the first goal of the game on nine occasions, which leads the NHL.- Tied for first in the NHL in game-winning goals (10).- Sixth among NHLers in points (35-24-59).- Ranks second in the NHL in shots on goal (192).- Second among Maple Leafs forwards in 5-on-5 shot attempt percentage (53.3%).- Became the first American born player to score 30 or more goals in each of his first five seasons on April 10 vs. Ottawa. 
Ilya Mikheyev– Has started 36.0% of his 5-on-5 shifts in the offensive zone, which is the lowest percentage among Maple Leafs skaters who have appeared in over five games.- Averages 7.95 shots per 60 minutes of ice time at 5-on-5, which ranks seventh among Maple Leafs who have appeared in at least five games.
Jake Muzzin– Ranks 12th among NHL defencemen in takeaways (24).- Tied for 22nd among NHL defencemen and is tied for eighth among Maple Leafs in even-strength points (2-16-18). – One of nine NHL defencemen to have recorded at least 85 hits (92) and 85 blocked shots (85). 
Morgan Rielly– Leads the Maple Leafs and is tied for 21st among NHLers in average time on ice (23:43).- Tied for 13th among NHL defencemen in points (4-28-32).- Ranks 10th among NHL defencemen in assists (28).- Tied for 13th among NHL defencemen in assists at 5-on-5 (13).- Became the sixth defenceman in franchise history to record 300 points with the club on April 13 vs. Calgary. 
David Rittich– Is 0-1-1 with a 3.36 goals-against average and a .877 save percentage in three appearances with Toronto.- Has a 3-2-2 record with a .899 save percentage and 2.64 goals-against average in eight career games against the Canucks.- Had a 4-7-1 record with a 2.90 goals-against average and a .904 save percentage in 15 games with Calgary prior to being acquired by Toronto on April 11. 
Jason Spezza– Has the highest points per 60 minutes rate (3.00) at 5-on-5 among Maple Leafs skaters.- Has won 54.7% of his defensive zone faceoffs, which is the 15th highest percentage among NHLers who have taken at least 200 defensive zone draws (214). 
John Tavares– Tied for 29th in the NHL in points (17-27-44).- Tied for 22nd in the NHL in even-strength points (11-21-32).- Has the eighth highest faceoff win percentage (56.17%) among NHLers who have taken at least 725 faceoffs (745).- Has an on-ice goals for percentage of 56.8% at 5-on-5 in 2020-21, which is 10th among Toronto skaters who have appeared in at least five games.- Averages 13.78 shot attempts per 60 minutes of ice time at 5-on-5, which is fifth among Toronto skaters who have appeared in at least five games.- Has recorded seven points (4-3-7) in seven games against the Canucks this season. 
Joe Thornton– Has the highest 5-on-5 shot attempt percentage among Toronto skaters who have appeared in at least five games at 55.3%.- Averaging 1.40 points per 60 minutes of ice time this season, which is 11th among Toronto skaters.- Became the seventh player in NHL history to record 1,100 career assists on April 28 at Montreal.- Became the oldest player (41 years, 296 days) in franchise history to score a goal for the club on April 24 at Winnipeg, surpassing Allan Stanley (41 years, 252 days) who had held the mark since November 8, 1967 at Oakland. 
  

CURRENT POINT STREAKS

Adam BrooksPoints (1-1-2) in two consecutive games.
Nick FolignoAssists (3) in three consecutive games.
Justin HollAssists (4) in four consecutive games.
Mitch MarnerPoints (3-3-6) in four consecutive games.
Jake MuzzinPoints (1-2-3) in three consecutive games.
Jason SpezzaPoints (1-3-4) in three consecutive games.
Joe ThorntonPoints (1-2-3) in three consecutive games.
  

UPCOMING MILESTONES

Zach HymanOne assist from 100 NHL assists
  

RECENT MILESTONES

Travis Dermott200th NHL game (April 24 at Winnipeg)
Mitch Marner100th NHL goal (April 24 at Winnipeg)
Joe Thornton1,100th NHL assist (April 28 at Montreal)
  

INJURY REPORT

Frederik Andersen (Lower Body)On Injured Reserve.
Zach Bogosian (Shoulder)Expected to miss four weeks.
Zach Hyman (Knee)Expected to miss two weeks.
Riley Nash (Knee)On Injured Reserve.
 Man Games Lost: 118
 

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