Game #67 Scoring Chances: Maple Leafs @ Islanders, Mar. 8/11 (4-3 OTL)

Scoring Chances for NHL Game Number 20993 The Leafs were outchanced 25-17 in the game but fortunately snagged a point with a regulation tie (not so lucky in OT, of course).  Toronto picked up at least one point in each of their four games against the Long Islanders this year, with a seasonal record of 2-0-2.  The…

Game #65 Scoring Chances: Maple Leafs @ Flyers, Mar. 3/11 (3-2 Win)

Scoring Chances for NHL Game Number 20959 Lots of chances both ways in this one, a very entertaining, heart-wrenching game.  The Leafs were outplayed at even strength and gave up 17 scoring chances to the Flyers, but kept up by gaining a high number of minutes on the PP (and it definitely could’ve been even more…

Game #61 Scoring Chances: Leafs @ Canadiens, Feb. 24/11 (5-4 Win)

Scoring Chances for NHL Game Number 20911 Toronto was outchanced at even strength 16-10 but fortunately their PP was hot, providing 7 scoring chances in 9:43 of man-advantage time with three converted into goals.  According to the Elias Sports Bureau, this was the first time the Leafs scored 3 PP goals in Montreal since December 7, 1966….

Game #58 Scoring Chances: Leafs @ Sabres, Feb. 16/11 (2-1 Win)

Scoring Chances for NHL Game Number 20855 The Phaneuf-Aulie pairing had an excellent night as they shut out the Sabres at even strength (though Phaneuf was on for the Sabres’ softie goal that didn’t qualify as a scoring chance), and logged big minutes on the PK where Toronto outchanced Buffalo 2-1.  Keith Aulie played 4:43 of…