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Pavel Zacha scores twice as Bruins beat Maple Leafs 5-2

Feb. 02, 2023 00:15 AM EST

TORONTO (AP) — The Toronto Maple Leafs feel like they can keep up with the NHL-leading Boston Bruins. They just need to do it for three consecutive periods. Pavel Zacha scored twice in the third as Boston surged past the Maple Leafs 5-2 on Wednesday. After a scoreless first period,...

Rielly scores first goal of season, Leafs down Capitals 5-1

Jan. 29, 2023 21:38 PM EST

TORONTO (AP) — Morgan Rielly scored his first goal of the season for Toronto in the Maple Leafs’ 5-1 victory over the Washington Capitals on Sunday. Michael Bunting, William Nylander, Pierre Engvall and Zach Aston-Reese provided the rest of the offense for Toronto. Ilya Samsonov...

Marner scores quickly in OT to lift Maple Leafs over Rangers

Jan. 26, 2023 00:16 AM EST

TORONTO (AP) — Mitch Marner scored 19 seconds into overtime and the Toronto Maple Leafs defeated the New York Rangers 3-2 on Wednesday night in a matchup of Eastern Conference contenders. Pontus Holmberg scored early and Timothy Liljegren had a goal and an assist for the Maple...

Nylander helps Maple Leafs beat slumping Islanders 5-2

Jan. 23, 2023 23:40 PM EST

TORONTO (AP) — William Nylander had two goals and two assists as the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the slumping New York Islanders 5-2 on Monday night. John Tavares had a goal and an assist, Calle Jarnkrok and Auston Matthews also scored and Justin Holl had two assists for Toronto,...

Nylander scores in OT, Maple Leafs beat Panthers 5-4

Jan. 17, 2023 23:46 PM EST

TORONTO (AP) — William Nylander scored his second goal of the game at 1:53 of overtime to give the Toronto Maple Leafs a 5-4 victory over the Florida Panthers on Tuesday night. Nylander added an assist for a three-point performance and Auston Matthews, Dryden Hunt and Alexander...

Red Wings beat Maple Leafs for 1st time in nearly 4 years

Jan. 12, 2023 23:41 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Lucas Raymond had a goal and two assists as the Detroit Red Wings beat Toronto 4-1 on Thursday night for their first victory over the Maple Leafs in nearly four years. Robby Fabbri, Ben Chiarot and Moritz Seider also scored for Detroit and Ville Husso stopped 31...

Marner gets 500th point, Maple Leafs beat Red Wings 4-1

Jan. 07, 2023 23:55 PM EST

TORONTO (AP) — Mitch Marner had a goal and an assist to reach the 500 career points as the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Detroit Red Wings 4-1 on Saturday night. John Tavares had two goals and Pontus Holmberg also scored for Toronto, which snapped a two-game skid with its first win...

Brayden Schenn lifts Blues past Maple Leafs, 6-5 in SO

Jan. 03, 2023 23:29 PM EST

TORONTO (AP) — Brayden Schenn scored on the power play and again in the shootout to give the St. Louis Blues a 6-5 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Tuesday night. Schenn put away the winner in the tiebreaker after Robert Thomas and Pavel Buchnevich scored on Maple Leafs...

Nylander's OT goal gives Maple Leafs 5-4 win over Blues

Dec. 28, 2022 00:05 AM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — William Nylander scored in overtime for Toronto after teammate TJ Brodie missed a penalty shot earlier in the extra session, and the Maple Leafs beat the St. Louis Blues 5-4 on Tuesday night. Justin Holl, Alexander Kerfoot, Calle Jarnkrok and John Tavares also...

Maple Leafs hold off Flyers 4-3 in weekday matinee

Dec. 22, 2022 22:40 PM EST

TORONTO (AP) — William Nylander scored his 20th goal and had two assists to help the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Philadelphia Flyers 4-3 on Thursday night. The Maple Leafs (21-7-6) have won six straight at home. Mitch Marner added a goal and an assist, Michael...