Jones, who sustained a hit along the boards in the neutral zone 6:37 into the first period, finished the period but didn’t come out for the second. He played 5:48 and logged eight shifts. The rookie was partnered with Victor Bartley.
Jones has six goals and 18 assists in 72 games for Nashville, which defeated Chicago 2-0.
We think that Randy is a very good coach. Our players think that Randy is a very good coach. We think that he's going to get the most out of this group. With the addition of the two assistants, a bit of a different dynamic, we're very comfortable that this is a quality coaching staff that's going to maximize the potential of this team.
— Maple Leafs GM Dave Nonis on head coach Randy Carlyle and his staff