February 25, 2004
Pregame: 6:30 pm, Leafs TV -- Molson Leafs Game Day
Game: 7:30 pm, TSN -- Regional, mojo640
Postgame: Following the game, Leafs TV -- After The Horn
Recent Toronto Maple Leafs Games
Last 5 TOR games: 3 - 2 - 0 - 0
Last 10 TOR games: 5 - 4 - 1 - 0
FEBRUARY 23 - CAROLINA 2 at TORONTO 1
Toronto dropped a 2-1 decision to the Hurricanes at Air Canada Centre. Nik Antropov scored the lone Leafs goal assisted by Alexei Ponikarovsky and Tomas Kaberle. Mikael Tellqvist started in goal for Toronto and made 27 saves.
TORONTO VERSUS FLORIDA: HEAD TO HEAD
2003-2004 SERIES: 1-0-1-0
ALL-TIME RECORD: 15-8-7-0 (7-4-5-0 on the road)
LAST GAME: December 29, 2003 at Florida (Maple Leafs 4, Panthers 4)
NEXT MEETING: March 9, 2004 at Toronto
CURRENT STREAKS: Toronto is unbeaten in their last two games for Florida (1-0-1-0)
TORONTO VERSUS FLORIDA NOTABLES Owen Nolan and Nik Antropov lead all Toronto players with four points (two goals, two assists) in two games versus Florida this season Gary Roberts scored the game winning goal December 23 versus Florida Mats Sundin and Alexander Mogilny led all Toronto players with four points versus Florida last season Robert Reichel scored the lone game winning goal against the Panthers last year Alexander Mogilny leads all current Toronto players with 33 points (12 goals, 31 assists) in 29 career games versus Florida Nik Antropov registered his first career NHL hat trick December 20, 1999 at Florida Mikael Renberg tied a career high with three goals March 21, 1998 versus Florida Nik Antropov has registered more career goals (7) and points (13) against the Panthers than against any other NHL franchise Bryan McCabe has registered more career assists (15) and points (18) versus Florida than against any other NHL franchise Tom Fitzgerald played parts of five seasons for Florida from 1993 to 1998 collecting 121 points (54 goals, 67 assists) with 281 penalty minutes in 353 games Tom Fitzgerald was the first forward selected by Florida and the first foward taken in the 1993 NHL Expansion Draft Tom Fitzgerald finished ninth (two first place votes) in the balloting for the Selke Trophy and ranked second in the NHL in shorthanded goals (6-tie) during the 1995-96 season Tom Fitzgerald reached the 1996 Stanley Cup Finals with Florida and led the team in game winning goals (2-tie) Tom Fitzgerald led Florida in shorthanded goals in three different seasons (1993/94, 1995/96, 1996/97) Trevor Kidd played three seasons for Florida compiling a record of 28-50-13 with a 3.09 goals against average (three shutouts) in 103 games Trevor Kidd led all NHL goaltenders by gaining a point in the standings for his team (22 points) in 13 consecutive games to start the season and registered the best start of his NHL career (4-0-1) during the 1999-00 season with Florida
Gary Roberts needs six points for 800 career NHL points
Owen Nolan needs one game played for 900 career NHL games
Darcy Tucker needs five points for 300 career NHL points
Ken Klee needs seven assists for 100 career NHL assists
Alexei Ponikarovsky needs three games played for 100 career NHL games
Bryan McCabe needs five games played for 300 career games as a Maple Leaf
Wade Belak suffered a knee injury. Sidelined indefinitely.
Gary Roberts suffered a groin injury. Sidelined day-to-day.
Ed Belfour suffered a back injury. Sidelined day-to-day.