Game Reviews

Everything you need to know about last night’s Leafs game is broken down by an MLHS writer within minutes of the final buzzer.

Ilya Samsonov, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: Missed opportunities, off-night from Ilya Samsonov consign Maple Leafs to second...

While they were able to prevent Alexander Ovechkin from scoring a history-making 801st career goal, the Maple Leafs' defense gave up too many high-danger...
John Tavares, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: Maple Leafs & Marner’s streaks come to an end in tough...

All good things must come to an end. Your game in 10: 1.   There isn’t much sense in over-analyzing this one. It was one of those...
Mitch Marner, Conor Tmmins, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: Six different goal scorers, Ilya Samsonov’s second consecutive shutout send Maple...

The Maple Leafs ran the wounded Anaheim Ducks out of the building with a 7-0 triumph that included six different goal scorers -- only...
Auston Matthews, Michael Bunting, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: William Nylander records career-high five-point night, Maple Leafs overcome off-night from...

For the first time in a while, the Maple Leafs did not receive good goaltending tonight, but they rode William Nylander's five-point game and...
Mitch Marner, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: Maple Leafs put on near-perfect performance in 5-0 walloping of the...

Everything's coming up Maple Leafs.  Your game in 10: 1.   The Leafs came out and dominated the first 15 minutes of this game like it was...
John Tavares, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: Outstanding PK and goaltending performance powers resilient Maple Leafs to 4-0...

Matt Murray pitched a 44-save shutout, Mitch Marner extended his points streak to 20 games, and the Maple Leafs penalty kill went seven-for-seven in...
Matt Murray, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: Penalty trouble, persistent OT struggles spoil Mitch Marner’s record-setting night as...

While the Maple Leafs were able to celebrate Mitch Marner's franchise-record-setting 19-game points streak, the night did not end in a win. After a...
Auston Matthews, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: Marner, Matthews, Murray, and Maple Leafs special teams keep rolling in...

The Maple Leafs capped a perfect 4-0 road trip with a 4-2 win in Detroit built on an opportunistic offense, excellent goaltending from Matt...
Auston Matthews, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: Maple Leafs keep rolling, Mitch Marner’s point streak hits 16, and...

This was a business-like win for the Maple Leafs. They came out, took the lead right way, controlled play, and cruised down the stretch...
John Tavares, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: Matt Murray stands tall, Mitch Marner extends point streak to 15...

Despite a little tension in the waning moments, the Maple Leafs managed to escape Minnesota with a 4-3 victory over the Wild thanks to...
Pontus Holmberg, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: Maple Leafs spoil the Devils’ chance at franchise-record glory with gutsy...

There are three truths about this Maple Leafs team that we can probably all agree on by this point: 1. If you count them out...
Jordie Benn, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: Maple Leafs lose Morgan Rielly to injury, cough up the lead...

The Maple Leafs did not shortchange us on effort in this one and actually played a good game, but they simply could not bury...
John Tavares, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: Maple Leafs score on the power play, penalty kill, and at...

The Maple Leafs took care of business against the severely-slumping Sabres on Saturday night, scoring shorthanded, on the power play (x2), and at five-on-five...
Matt Murray, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: Matt Murray earns Toronto a point, Maple Leafs outplayed at 5v5...

Largely thanks to the play of goaltender Matt Murray, the Maple Leafs found a late tying goal and scraped out a point in an...
Matt Murray, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: John Tavares scores #400, Matt Murray picks up first win as...

After losing to these same Penguins just a few days ago, the Maple Leafs took advantage of their chance at redemption in Pittsburgh on...
Jordie Benn, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: Jordie Benn debuts in style, Maple Leafs win it for Börje...

The Maple Leafs roared back from 2-0 down with a dominant final 40 minutes against Vancouver in an emotionally-charged atmosphere at Scotiabank Arena. Your game...

Game in 10: Maple Leafs struggle to break through offensively in loss to Pittsburgh

Before we get into the game, let’s take a moment to recognize Börje Salming. What a powerful ovation and moment it was to see...
Vegas Golden Knights, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: Shorthanded goal against costs the Maple Leafs a point in OT...

The Maple Leafs let the opportunity to end another long winning streak of a top opponent slip through their grasp against the Vegas Golden...
Toronto Maple Leafs, William Nylander

Game in 10: Maple Leafs complete statement weekend by grinding out a big road...

Rumours of the Maple Leafs’ demise appear to have been greatly exaggerated. Four out of four points against the Boston Bruins and Carolina Hurricanes (in...
Ilya Samsonov, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: Maple Leafs impressively shut down high-flying Bruins offense but lose Ilya...

For the first time all season, this felt like a nice win by a good team. No excuses, no weak opponent, and no Leafs controversies...

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