Just the Facts:
The Time: 7:30 EST
The Place: Air Canada Centre, Toronto, Ontario
The Stakes: Dan Discussed them here.
The Lines: Are Out
Place To Watch: NESN, TVAS, TSN4
Place To Listen: 98.5 The Sports Hub, TSN radio
The Opposing SBNation Blog: Pension Plan Puppets (but they get enough clicks so no link for you.)
- Brad Marchand was your NHL first star of the week with nine points in three games
- Boston has had a miserable time with the Leafs this season, having lost every single engagement between the two teams.
- Toronto is coming off of a 2-1 overtime loss to Chicago.
- Unsurprisingly that Auston Matthews kid is pretty good, but then again so is David Pastrnak, who has at least a point in his last 11 games.
- Patrice Bergeron is alright? I guess? And David Backes is [ERROR: Location not found]. Hopefully the lines shake out.
- Freddie Andersen is likely to start in goal for Toronto
HAT TRICK FER KREJCI - The Honorable Jack Edwards