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.

William Nylander, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: Fourth line shines again, Maple Leafs acquit themselves well in hard-fought...

A fantastic hockey game by both teams. Great goaltending at both ends. Dialed-in penalty killing both ways. Evenly-played, tight-checking, playoff-style hockey at five-on-five. But you’re not...
Zach Aston-Reese, Maple Leafs

Game in 10: Depth scorers deliver in Maple Leafs’ dominant victory over Blue Jackets

One step closer to home-ice advantage. The Toronto Maple Leafs overwhelmed the Blue Jackets en route to a 4-2 victory, overcoming strong goaltending from...
Sam Lafferty, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: Maple Leafs lose Matt Murray to injury, drop two points in...

Despite controlling play and the majority of the scoring chances, the Maple Leafs made a few costly mistakes and were not as efficient as...
Ilya Samsonov, Auston Matthews, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: Ilya Samsonov continues to assert game-one starter status in shutout win...

On a night when the Maple Leafs and Lightning round-one playoff matchup was officially confirmed, Toronto put home-ice advantage more firmly in hand with...
Ilya Samsonov, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: Ilya Samsonov sharp in his return but Maple Leafs surrender late...

The Maple Leafs should've held a more commanding lead entering the final few minutes of this game. In addition to solving Florida goaltender Alex Lyon...
John Tavares, Maple Leafs vs. Predators

Game in 10: John Tavares ends goal drought, Joseph Woll shines between the pipes...

John Tavares scored twice to end an eight-game scoring drought, Alexander Kerfoot found the scoresheet again, and the Maple Leafs held down the fort...
Auston Matthews, toronto Maple leafs

Game in 10: Maple Leafs largely dominate the game but find a way to...

The Leafs dug out of an early hole to play some of the most dominant hockey they've played all year, but they were unable...
Calle Jarnkrok, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: Maple Leafs manufacture good rebound win in Florida led by their...

Two points closer to home-ice advantage in round one. After their loss to the Islanders, the Leafs came up with a good response game...
Erik Gustafsson, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: Game gets away from the Maple Leafs in 7-2 loss to...

For the second straight week, the Maple Leafs let a strong first period and early lead go to waste as the effort level dropped...
Calle Jarnkrok, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: Calle Järnkrok sets a new career-high in goals in Maple Leafs’...

The Battle of Ontario didn't disappoint in what was a high-scoring and emotionally-charged game for the two clubs. Your game in 10: 1.   The Senators started...
Zach Aston-Reese, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: ZAR scores twice, Sam Lafferty plays his best game as a...

The St. Pat’s jerseys were on, Luke Schenn was welcomed home (with a big hit and a 'Luuuuuuke' chant to boot!), and the Maple...
Noel Acciari, Mikko Rantanen, Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Colorado Avalanche

Game in 10: Ilya Samsonov and Morgan Rielly shine in sleepy shootout loss to...

Ilya Samsonov made 28 saves as a sleepy Maple Leafs vs. Avalanche game ended in a 2-1 Colorado shootout victory. There were plenty of penalties...
Alex Tuch, Matt Murray, Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Buffalo Sabres

Game in 10: Maple Leafs forfeit two-goal lead, hang Matt Murray out to dry...

A game that appeared to be firmly in hand got away from the Maple Leafs due to a dreadful middle 20 minutes against the...
Mitch Marner, Auston Matthews, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: Maple Leafs’ stars outshine McDavid in revenge win over Oilers

An offensive outburst in the second half of the game by the Maple Leafs' star producers, including four points from Mitch Marner in a...
Auston Matthews, celebration, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: Auston Matthews breaks through with the game-winner, resilient Maple Leafs overcome...

In the final game of a five-game road trip, the Toronto Maple Leafs pulled off one of their gutsiest wins of the season with...
Luke Schenn, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: Maple Leafs fall apart in third period, lose Ryan O’Reilly to...

Well, that was a nightmare of a game.  The regulation loss is one thing, but more importantly, let’s hope Ryan O’Reilly is okay after taking...
Luke Schenn, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: Mitch Marner leads the way offensively, Joe Woll solid in net...

After a wobbly start, the Maple Leafs settled in and played a strong second half to the game in Calgary, gutting out a hard-fought...
Jake McCabe, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: Maple Leafs lay an egg in McCabe and Lafferty’s debut game...

The Toronto Maple Leafs played one of their worst games of the season in Edmonton with a poor effort from nearly everyone on the...
Timothy Liljegren, Mitch Marner, Toronto Maple Leafs celebrate win in Seattle

Game in 10: Auston Matthews and Mitch Marner reconnect, Ilya Samsonov shuts the door...

After a shaky first five minutes, the Maple Leafs took control of this game and cruised to a 5-1 victory over the Kraken thanks...
William Nylander, Toronto Maple Leafs

Game in 10: William Nylander’s OT magic redeems regulation snooze-fest in Maple Leafs’ win...

If you managed to stay awake through the slog that was the first 60 minutes of this game, William Nylander rewarded you with a...

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