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Toronto Maple Leafs Looking Strong To Finish at the top

After a near-perfect December, when it came to taking the lead in the Atlantic division, the Maple Leafs had a slump to third in the division, six points less than the Panthers and Lightning. Mitch Marner’s injury doesn’t help, but Auston Matthews and John Tavares continue to score the team’s goals. Jack Campbell needs to get back to his level at the start of the season for the team to fight for the division title.

Last Games

Sat, Jan 22, 2022

Maple Leafs 3 x  Islanders 1

Wed, Jan 19, 2022

Maple Leafs 3 x Rangers 6

Sat, Jan 15, 2022

Maple Leafs 6 x Blues 5

Wed, Jan 12, 2022

Maple Leafs 1 x Coyotes 2

Maple Leafs Highlight Game of the Season

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Without McDavid, Maple Leafs beat Oilers with decisive Mikheyev goal. For the NHL regular season, the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Edmonton Oilers 4-2 at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, this Wednesday (05). The Edmonton team was not counting on their main player, Connor McDavid, who tested positive for Covid-19 and was out of the match. It is worth remembering that betting is also famous in Canada, know which betting site is the best for Canadian citizens by checking Online Betting Guide’s list.

On the other side, Auston Matthews, who was a false positive for the week, was playing, but who decided it was Ilya Mikheyev, who scored the goal that put Toronto ahead at the end of the third period, giving the Oilers their fifth straight defeat.

The match started with the Maple Leafs on top, making a heavy forecheck. This generated a good chance, which fell on John Tavares’ stick, and the star didn’t waste it, opening the scoring for the home team.

 Toronto Maple Leafs May Welcome Back Public To The Games

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That’s good news for the NHL’s Ottawa Senators, Toronto Maple Leaf, and the NBA’s Toronto Raptors. The government of Ontario, the Canadian province where the two cities are located, has released a plan to resume public attendance at indoor events from January 31. Currently, the presence of fans is not allowed because of the Covid-19 pandemic and the recent escalation of cases of the Ômicron variant.

The plan shows that from the 31st of this month until February 20th, the presence of up to 500 fans will be allowed in the stands of the games of these teams. In the second phase, which runs until March 13, 50% of the arena’s capacity will be released, and the expectation is that as of March 14, the province will no longer have any restrictions for holding hockey and basketball.

The Senators will have 15 home games for the NHL season within that nearly two-month period, while the Maple Leafs will host 10 games. The. Raptors will be home to nine-game in the NBAs, including Kyle Lowry’s return to town, when the Raptors host the Miami Heat on February 1.

On March 13, the Maple Leafs will be the home team in the Heritage Classic, an open-air NHL game, hosting the Buffalo Sabers at Tim Hortons Field, home of the Hamilton Tiger-Cats, the American football team that plays in the Canadian league. . As the match is outdoors, it is believed that there will be no restrictions by the provincial government.

New Table For The Rest Of The Nhl

This Wednesday, the NHL released changes to the sc1-2022 season schedule, with matches postponed because of the pandemic. In all, there will be 95 games that will take place between February 7th and 22nd, a period that was previously intended for athletes to participate in the Winter Olympic Games – which will no longer occur.

Another nine games also postponed have already been reallocated to other dates, closing the amount of 104 games that have been changed so far. The Ottawa Senators will be the team that will play the most within that interval, with 10 games, followed by the Carolina Hurricanes, Toronto Maple Leafs, Edmonton Oilers and Winnipeg Jets, with eight games each.

With the new dates, the league has ensured that the regular season will end on the scheduled date, April 29. The day with the most games at half-time will be February 17, with 10 games played.

“We are very grateful to our fans for their understanding of the situation and to the clubs and players for their cooperation in this massive logistical effort, unprecedented in our history,” said NHL Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly.

 

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