MAPLE LEAFS 4, GOLDEN KNIGHTS 0

TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS (5-4-1 – 11 Points) vs.
VEGAS GOLDEN KNIGHTS (4-5-0 – 8 Points)
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2021
1 2 3 FINAL
TORONTO 1 2 1 4
VEGAS 0 0 0 0


ON THE SCORESHEET

  • Mitch Marner scored for the Maple Leafs at 11:31 of the first period. Marner has scored in back-to-back games (2G).
  • John Tavares registered the primary assist on Marner’s goal. Tavares has recorded five points
    through the last three games (2G, 3A).
  • Alexander Kerfoot posted the secondary assist on Marner’s goal. Kerfoot has recorded an assist
    in consecutive games (2A).
  • Auston Matthews scored on a power play opportunity for Toronto at 2:59 of the second period.
    Matthews marked the 48th power play goal of his NHL career.
  • William Nylander recorded the primary assist on Matthews’ goal. Nylander notched his fourth
    assist of the season.
  • Mitch Marner registered the secondary assist on Matthews’ goal, posting his second point (1G,
    1A) of the game.
  • Auston Matthews scored his second goal of the game at 19:15 of the second period for the
    Maple Leafs. Matthews recorded his third goal of the season.
  • Morgan Rielly registered the primary assist Matthews’ second goal of the period. Rielly recorded
    his sixth assist of the season and has posted an assist in three consecutive games (3A).
  • Mitch Marner recorded the secondary assist on Matthews’ second goal of the period. Marner
    posted his third point of the game (1G, 2A). Marner has registered five points through the last
    three games (2G, 3A).
  • William Nylander scored for Toronto at 2:43 of the third period. Nylander recorded his fourth
    goal of the season and second point of the game (1G, 1A).
  • Michael Bunting registered the primary assist on Nylander’s goal. Bunting notched his third
    assist of the season. He has point in consecutive games (1G, 1A).
  • TJ Brodie recorded the secondary assist on Nylander’s goal. Brodie has posted an assist in
    back-to-back games.
  • Jack Campbell stopped all 26 shots he faced in tonight’s win. Campbell posted his fifth career NHL shutout, third with the Maple Leafs.
    SHOTS ON GOAL (5-on-5 in brackets)
    1st 2nd 3rd TOTAL
    TORONTO 13 (13) 12 (7) 8 (8) 33 (28)
    VEGAS 4 (4) 10 (8) 12 (12) 26 (24)
    SHOT ATTEMPTS (5-on-5 in brackets)
    1st 2nd 3rd TOTAL
    TORONTO 24 (24) 29 (19) 13 (13) 66 (56)
    VEGAS 9 (9) 17 (13) 20 (19) 46 (41)
    ON THE ROAD AGAIN
  • The Maple Leafs are 4-1-1 on home ice this season.
  • Toronto’s all-time record is 5-2-0-0 in 7 games against the Vegas Golden Knights and 4-0-0-0 in 4
    games played in Toronto.
  • Toronto is 2-1-0 against the Western Conference this season and 1-1-0 against the Pacific Division
    this season.
    MAPLE LEAFS LEADERS
    Shots 6 (Matthews)
    Shot Attempts 12 (Matthews)
    Faceoff Wins 9 (Kämpf)
    Faceoff Win Percentage 63% (Spezza – 5 won, 3 lost)
    Hits 6 (Muzzin)
    Blocked Shots 3 (Brodie)
    Takeaways 4 (Nylander)
    TOI 23:29 (Muzzin)
    Power Play TOI 1:15 (Marner, Matthews, Rielly, Nylander,
    Tavares)
    Shorthanded TOI 3:59 (Muzzin)
    Shifts 30 (Brodie)
    5-on-5 Shot Attempt Percentage 88.89% (Kerfoot – 16 for, 2 against)
    RECORD WHEN…
  • The Maple Leafs were 1-for-1 on the power play and 3-for-3 on the penalty kill tonight.
  • Toronto is 3-1-0 when scoring the first goal of the game.
  • The Maple Leafs are 3-1-0 when leading after one period and 3-0-0 when leading after two periods.
  • Toronto is 4-2-1 when outshooting their opponent.
  • The Maple Leafs are 1-0-0 in Tuesday games.
    OF NOTE…
  • Per NHL PR, Auston Matthews tallied his third multi-goal outing against the Golden Knights, the
    most by any player since Vegas’ inaugural season in 2017-18.
  • Per NHL PR, Auston Matthews scored two goals in the second period for his 40th multi-goal outing
    since making his NHL debut in 2016-17. He ranks second in multi-goal games since the 2016-17
    season, trailing only Alex Ovechkin who has posted 43.
  • TJ Brodie appeared in his 700th career NHL game.
  • Pierre Engvall appeared in his 100th career NHL game.
  • TJ Brodie was on the ice for a team-high 25 Toronto shot attempts-for at 5-on-5.
  • Alexander Kerfoot finished the game with a team-high 5-on-5 shot attempt percentage of 88.89
    percent (16 for, 2 against).
    UPCOMING GAMES:
    Nov. 4 Leafs vs. Tampa Scotiabank Arena 7:00 pm ET
    Nov. 6 Leafs vs. Boston Scotiabank Arena 7:00 pm ET
    Nov. 8 Leafs vs. Los Angeles Scotiabank Arena 7:30 pm ET
    Nov. 10 Leafs at Philadelphia Wells Fargo Center 7:30 pm ET
    Nov. 12 Leafs vs. Calgary Scotiabank Arena 7:00 pm ET
    Nov. 13 Leafs at Buffalo KeyBank Center 7:00 pm ET
    Stats reflect official NHL stats at the time of distribution.

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