Skip to main content
The Official Site of the Toronto Maple Leafs

Maple Leafs News

Game Notes: Leafs vs. Flyers - Game 3

by Staff Writer / Toronto Maple Leafs

Pregame: 5:30 pm, Leafs TV -- Molson Leafs Game Day


Game: 7:00 pm, CBC, mojo640
Postgame: Following the game,
Leafs TV -- After The Horn

Don't forget to check the IBM Scouting Report.

Recent Toronto Maple Leafs Games
Last 5 TOR games: 2 - 3 - 0 - 0
Last 10 TOR games: 4 - 5 - 0 - 0

EASTERN CONFERENCE SEMIFINAL GAME RECAPS
GAME TWO - TORONTO 1 at PHILADELPHIA 2
Philadelphia took a 2-0 series lead with a 2-1 win at the Wachovia Center. Tie Domi scored the lone goal for Toronto assisted by Clarke Wilm and Brian Leetch. Ed Belfour started in goal for the Maple Leafs and made 22 saves.

GAME ONE - TORONTO 1 at PHILADELPHIA 3
Philadelphia drew first blood in the series with a 3-1 victory at home. Alexander Mogilny scored the lone goal for Toronto assisted by Bryan McCabe and Brian Leetch. Ed Belfour started in goal for the Maple Leafs and made 23 saves.

Toronto Maple Leafs Notes
TORONTO VERSUS PHILADELPHIA: HEAD TO HEAD (PLAYOFFS)
SERIES
WON
LOST
GAMES
WON
LOST
TIED
GF
GA
6
1
4
32
12
20
0
74
107

1975: Quarterfinal - Phi won best-of-seven series 4-0, outscoring Tor 15-6
1976: Quarterfinal - Phi won best-of-seven series 4-3, outscoring Tor 33-23
1977: Quarterfinal - Phi won best-of-seven series 4-2, outscoring Tor 19-18
1999: Conf. Quarter - Tor won best-of-seven series 4-2, Phi outscored Tor 11-9
2003: Conf. Quarter - Phi won best-of-seven series 4-3, outscoring Toronto 24-16
2004: Conference Semifinal - Phi leads series 1-0, outscoring Tor 3-1

TRAILING 2-0
Since the best of seven format was introduced in 1939, the Maple Leafs have won four series after trailing 2-0 in games to the opposition. The last time they accomplished the feat was in 1993 when the defeated Detroit 4-3 in the Conference Quarterfinal.

OPPOSITION
YEAR
SERIES
Detroit Red Wings
1942
Final
Boston Bruins
1959
Semifinal
New York Islanders
1978
Quarterfinal
Detroit Red Wings
1993
Conference Quarterfinal

TAKE YOUR BEST SHOT
Toronto tied a franchise playoff record by allowing just one shot in the second period April 25 at Philadelphia. The mark was previously accomplished May 14, 2002 vs. Ottawa (second period) and May 17, 1993 vs. Los Angeles (thrid period).


MAKING HISTORY
Toronto became the first team in NHL playoff history to score the first goal in each game of a seven game series in their Eastern Conference Quarterfinal versus Ottawa. The previous marks was six out of seven games which has been accomplished several times.

View More