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Kane, Lehner lead fast-starting Blackhawks past Maple Leafs

Nov. 11, 2019 1:11 AM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Patrick Kane got the Chicago Blackhawks off to a fast start. Robin Lehner kept them ahead at the finish. Kane had two goals and an assist, Lehner made 53 saves and the Blackhawks struck early and then held off the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-4 on Sunday night. Jonathan Toews, rookie Kirby Dach and...

Sean Couturier lifts Flyers past Maple Leafs in shootout

Nov. 9, 2019 11:52 PM EST

TORONTO (AP) — Sean Couturier scored the shootout winner to give the Philadelphia Flyers a 3-2 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday night. Flyers captain Claude Giroux also scored in the shootout. William Nylander was the only successful Toronto shooter. Last weekend in Philadelphia, Toronto...

John Tavares scores in OT, Maple Leafs top Golden Knights

Nov. 7, 2019 11:54 PM EST

TORONTO (AP) — John Tavares spoiled Malcolm Subban's homecoming. Tavares beat Subban at 2:33 of overtime to give the Toronto Maple Leafs a 2-1 victory over the Vegas Golden Knights on Thursday night. Playing his second game after missing seven with a broken finger, Tavares took a pass from Mitch Marner on...

Matthews, Nylander lead Maple Leafs past Kings 3-1

Nov. 6, 2019 12:05 AM EST

TORONTO (AP) — The Toronto Maple Leafs didn't earn many style points from their coach in a win over the Los Angeles Kings. But Toronto coach Mike Babcock saw enough to be encouraged. Auston Matthews and William Nylander scored 30 seconds apart in the third period and the Maple Leafs beat the Kings 3-1 on...

Johnsson scores in shootout, Maple Leafs beat Flyers 4-3

Nov. 2, 2019 11:11 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — As the shootout rounds kept passing and the options became limited, the mind of Toronto Maple Leafs head coach Mike Babcock started to wander. "We started asking guys to look up YouTube videos to see what guys had scored in the minors," Babcock joked. "Actually, we have a pretty good...

Ovechkin caps big night with OT goal, Caps beat Leafs 4-3

Oct. 30, 2019 12:28 AM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Alex Ovechkin called out the Maple Leafs — and then backed up his words with his play. Ovechkin scored his second goal of the game during an overtime power play to complete a four-point night, and the Washington Capitals beat Toronto 4-3 on Tuesday night. Earlier Tuesday, the...

Drouin scores 2 on breakaways, Montreal tops Toronto 5-2

Oct. 26, 2019 11:25 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — The Toronto Maple Leafs simply ran out of steam against the Montreal Canadiens. Jonathan Drouin scored two goals on breakaways, and the Canadiens beat the Maple Leafs 5-2 on Saturday night. Brendan Gallagher, Joel Armia and Nick Suzuki also scored for the Canadiens, who snapped a two-game...

Maple Leafs beat Sharks 4-1, spoiling Marleau's return

Oct. 25, 2019 11:33 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — The Toronto Maple Leafs rebounded to spoil Patrick Marleau's return to Scotiabank Arena. Morgan Rielly broke a tie with 5:29 left and the Maple Leafs beat the San Jose Sharks 4-1 on Friday night. Toronto was 1-2-1 in its previous four games, losing in overtime loss to Columbus on Monday...

Pastrnak scores 10th, Bruins beat Maple Leafs 4-2

Oct. 22, 2019 11:34 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — After losing a goal to an offside call midway through the first period, David Pastrnak got it right back with a pass to himself between his own legs. This one counted for Pastrnak, who scored his league-leading 10th of the season and added an assist for the Bruins in a 4-2 win over the...

Nyquist's penalty shot in OT lifts Blue Jackets past Leafs

Oct. 22, 2019 12:21 AM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Gustav Nyquist couldn't recall getting a penalty shot in overtime before. He scored on his chance 1:57 into the extra period Monday night, giving the Columbus Blue Jackets a 4-3 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs. "I think that's my first one," Nyquist said. "So it felt nice to put that...