Block 8 Maple Leafs at Blues

The Blues jump out to a 2-0 lead only to see the Leafs come back to tie it up. But Kyle Turris scores a late third period goal and Justin Faulk nets an empty netter as the Blues beat the Leafs. Eric Staal was robbed twice on 1-13 by Fredrick Anderson who was solid in net for the Leafs.

GAME STORY
In a good matchup, St. Louis topped Toronto by a score of 4 to 2. KYLE
TURRIS scored the game winner at 11:21 of the 3rd period. Others who scored
were EVANDER KANE and KRIS LETANG for Toronto and MARK SCHEIFELE, BRENT
BURNS and JUSTIN FAULK for St. Louis. With the victory St. Louis now
has 43 wins and 93 points on the season.



                          Toronto TOR at St. Louis STL                          
DATE : 05/05/2018

GOALS                          1  2  3 OT  F
Toronto TOR                    0  1  1  0  2 
St. Louis STL                  2  0  2  0  4 

SHOTS                          1  2  3 OT  F
Toronto TOR                    10 6  13 0  29
St. Louis STL                  9  13 11 0  33

S C O R I N G  S U M M A R Y
1. STL. MARK SCHEIFELE(26)( MILAN LUCIC, ALEX PIETRANGELO ): 1st 9:36
2. STL. BRENT BURNS(11)( RICK NASH, MIKAEL GRANLUND ): 1st 15:55
3. TOR. EVANDER KANE(26)( CLAUDE GIROUX ): 2nd 15:13
4. TOR. KRIS LETANG(3)( MIKAEL BACKLUND ): 3rd 3:52
5. STL. KYLE TURRIS(17)( CHARLIE COYLE, BRENT BURNS ): 3rd 11:21
6. STL. JUSTIN FAULK(4)( FILIP FORSBERG, ERIC STAAL ) (PP)  (ENG) : 3rd 19:36

 P E N A L T I E S  S U M M A R Y
1. STL. NICK FOLIGNO - 2 Minutes: 1st 11:21
2. TOR. EVANDER KANE - 2 Minutes: 1st 16:59
3. STL. ALEX PIETRANGELO - 2 Minutes: 3rd 12:29
4. TOR. ALEXEI EMELIN - 2 Minutes: 3rd 17:31
5. STL. ALEX PIETRANGELO - 2 Minutes: 3rd 17:31
6. TOR. EVANDER KANE - 2 Minutes: 3rd 19:21

 I N J U R I E S
NONE

Player Stats For Toronto TOR
PLAYER                        +/- SOG  G  A PIM PP SH  FO-W AC    IT TA HIT SP AS
JAMES van RIEMSDYK             -1   5  0  0   0  0  0   0-0 37 21:05  1   0  0  1 
CLAUDE GIROUX                   0   1  0  1   0  0  0   6-5 21 12:14  0   0  0  1 
SIDNEY CROSBY                  -1   0  0  0   0  0  0   6-1 38 21:31  1   1  0  1 
JUSTIN WILLIAMS                 0   1  0  0   0  0  0   0-0 26 14:39  1   0  1  0 
BRENDAN GALLAGHER               0   1  0  0   0  0  0   0-0 14  7:47  0   0  0  0 
KRIS LETANG                     0   6  1  0   0  0  0   0-0 40 23:26  3   0  0  1 
DEVIN SHORE                     0   0  0  0   0  0  0   0-0 14  7:47  0   0  0  0 
SVEN BAERTSCHI                  0   2  0  0   0  0  0   0-0 26 15:00  1   0  1  0 
RADIM VRBATA                   -1   1  0  0   0  0  0   0-0 31 17:26  1   0  0  0 
RYAN McDONAGH                  -1   1  0  0   0  0  0   0-0 51 29:25  0   1  0  0 
FRANCOIS BEAUCHEMIN             0   1  0  0   0  0  0   0-0 19 10:33  1   0  0  0 
REILLY SMITH                    0   1  0  0   0  0  0   1-0 27 15:53  0   0  1  0 
MIKAEL BACKLUND                 0   1  0  1   0  0  0   4-2 30 17:05  1   2  1  0 
ALEXEI EMELIN                   0   0  0  0   2  0  0   0-0 35 19:31  0   4  0  0 
JASON CHIMERA                   0   0  0  0   0  0  0   0-0 15  7:52  0   0  0  0 
EVANDER KANE                    0   6  1  0   4  0  0   3-1 30 17:43  0   1  1  1 
BRETT PESCE                     0   2  0  0   0  0  0   0-0 20 10:38  2   1  0  0 
BRENT SEABROOK                 -1   0  0  0   0  0  0   0-0 45 25:46  0   1  0  0 
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TOTAL                          -5  29  2  2   6  0  0  20-9          12  11  5  5

Player Stats For St. Louis STL
PLAYER                        +/- SOG  G  A PIM PP SH  FO-W AC    IT TA HIT SP AS
EVGENY KUZNETSOV                0   2  0  0   0  0  0   0-0 14  7:47  0   0  0  1 
JAKE GARDINER                   0   0  0  0   0  0  0   0-0 34 19:26  0   0  0  0 
RICK NASH                       0   2  0  1   0  0  0   0-0 27 15:53  1   0  1  0 
CHARLIE COYLE                   0   2  0  1   0  0  0   0-0 26 14:39  1   0  0  1 
KYLE TURRIS                     0   2  1  0   0  0  0   3-1 26 14:39  0   0  0  1 
MILAN LUCIC                     1   3  0  1   0  0  0   1-1 37 21:36  2   1  2  1 
MATTHEW TKACHUK                 0   0  0  0   0  0  0   0-0 14  7:47  0   0  0  0 
NICK FOLIGNO                    1   3  0  0   2  0  0   0-0 35 19:10  1   0  0  1 
MARK SCHEIFELE                  1   3  1  0   0  0  0   5-4 31 17:05  1   1  0  2 
MIKAEL GRANLUND                 0   0  0  1   0  0  0   1-1 24 13:53  0   0  0  0 
ALEX PIETRANGELO                0   0  0  1   4  0  0   0-0 35 19:52  3   0  0  1 
ERIC STAAL                      0   4  0  1   0  0  0   8-2 25 14:09  1   0  1  1 
FILIP FORSBERG                  0   3  0  1   0  0  0   0-0 27 14:44  2   0  0  1 
BRENT BURNS                     1   4  1  1   0  0  0   0-0 51 29:25  1   1  0  2 
BRANDON SUTTER                  0   2  0  0   0  0  0   2-2 20 11:47  0   0  0  1 
JUSTIN FAULK                    0   3  1  0   0  1  0   0-0 20 10:38  0   0  0  0 
OLIVER EKMAN-LARSSON            1   0  0  0   0  0  0   0-0 51 29:25  2   2  0  0 
PAUL MARTIN                     0   0  0  0   0  0  0   0-0 19 10:54  0   0  0  0 
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TOTAL                           5  33  4  8   6  1  0 20-11          15   5  4 13

Goalie Stats For Toronto TOR
PLAYER                          MIN  SHOTS GA  ENG GR GRS
JAKE ALLEN                       0      0   0    0  0  0   0   
FREDERIK ANDERSEN                59     32  3    1  4  2   104 

Goalie Stats For St. Louis STL
PLAYER                          MIN  SHOTS GA  ENG GR GRS
CAREY PRICE                      60     29  2    0  6  4   105 
ANDREI VASILEVSKIY               0      0   0    0  0  0   0   

POWER PLAY                    OPP   GOALS
Toronto TOR                   2         0
St. Louis STL                 2         1

STARS OF THE GAME
1st star - BRENT BURNS from St. Louis
2nd star - CAREY PRICE from St. Louis
3rd star - EVANDER KANE from Toronto



Leafs block 8



Toronto 3, Dallas 0

On their home ice Toronto had an easy win over Dallas by a score of 3
to 0. Toronto scored 3 goals in the second period. The first goal was
the winner as SVEN BAERTSCHI scored 3:47 of the 2nd period. FREDERIK
ANDERSEN was outstanding in goal. He stopped everything thrown his way
for the shutout while facing 25 shots. Other goal scorers were JAMES van
RIEMSDYK and PATRIC HORNQVIST for Toronto.


Toronto 3, Vancouver 2

On their home ice Toronto won by one goal over Vancouver by the score
of 3 to 2. Toronto finished with a flurry scoring 3 times in the third
period. SVEN BAERTSCHI netted the last goal, the game winner, at 19:11
of the 3rd period. BAERTSCHI scored twice for Toronto. Other goal scorers
were HENRIK SEDIN and DAVID KREJCI for Vancouver and SIDNEY CROSBY for Toronto.


Toronto 5, St. Louis 4 (SO)

In their home arena Toronto won a shootout against St. Louis by a final
tally of 5 to 4. The shootout’s game deciding goal was recorded by CLAUDE
GIROUX. Toronto was 1 for 5 in shootout attempts, while St. Louis went
0 for 5. BRENT BURNS scored one goal and contributed two assists for
St. Louis. And MIKAEL BACKLUND had a goal and added two assists for
Toronto. Also SVEN BAERTSCHI had two goals and added one assist. Other
goal scorers were NICK FOLIGNO, RICK NASH and MATTHEW TKACHUK for St.
Louis and JAMES van RIEMSDYK for Toronto.


Toronto 2, Islanders 1 (SO)

In front of a cheering crowd Toronto needed a shootout to beat New York
by the score of 2 to 1. The shootout’s game deciding goal was made by
JAMES van RIEMSDYK. Toronto was 2 for 2 in shootout attempts, while New
York went 1 for 3. FREDERIK ANDERSEN was outstanding in goal. He allowed
just one goal while facing 29 shots. Goal scorers were ALEX STEEN for
New York and PATRIC HORNQVIST for Toronto.


Toronto 5, San Jose 1

In front of a cheering crowd Toronto had no difficulty defeating San Jose
by a score of 5 to 1. San Jose was unable to get their power play going
and finished 0 for 5 with the extra man. Toronto scored 4 goals in the
second period. SIDNEY CROSBY found the net twice on 7 shots for Toronto.
And RYAN McDONAGH contributed three assists. FREDERIK ANDERSEN was outstanding
in goal. He gave up just a lone goal while facing 28 shots. Others who
scored were TYLER SEGUIN for San Jose and CLAUDE GIROUX, JUSTIN WILLIAMS
and JASON CHIMERA for Toronto.

Keith