Post-Game Report: 4/3 vs. Toronto

Final Score

1st 2nd 3rd OT SO Final SOG
Maple Leafs
(39-24-15)
3 0 1 4 45
Sabres
(32-35-12)
0 1 1 2 22

Game Summary

Event Summary

Top Notes

  • Tonight’s loss dropped the Sabres to 6-11-1 in the second game of a back-to-back series this season.
  • With tonight’s win, the Maple Leafs have won two games in Buffalo in a season for the first time since 2007-08.
    • The Sabres are now 18-3-1 in their last 22 home games against the Maple Leafs.
  • Ryan O’Reilly’s goal was his sixth career shorthanded goal and his first since March 29, 2016 at Pittsburgh.
    • O’Reilly now has three points (2+1) in his last two games against Toronto and 29 points (11+18) in his last 27 home games.
    • With his 20th tally of the season, O’Reilly has recorded back-to-back 20-goal campaigns for the first time in his career.
  • Jack Eichel’s goal gives him nine points (4+5) in seven career games against the Maple Leafs and 35 points (14+21) in 31 home games this season
    • The goal was Eichel’s 24th of the season in his 58th game and matched his total from his 81-game rookie season.
  • With his assist on Eichel’s goal, Sam Reinhart has totaled five points (1+4) in five games against Toronto this season.
  • Anders Nilsson’s 39-save relief performance propelled him to eighth in the league with a .923 save percentage this season.

Tonight’s Goaltenders

Tonight’s Stats
Team Goaltender Decision SV% GAA
Maple Leafs
Andersen W .909 2.00
Sabres Lehner
Nilsson
L
ND
.400
.975
34.95
1.11

 

Updated Season Stats
Team Goaltender Record SV% GAA
Maple Leafs Andersen 33-15-14 .919 2.65
Sabres Lehner
Nilsson
22-25-8
10-10-4
.920
.923
2.70
2.67

 

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