ARIZONA COYOTES vs. TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS February 11 2020 Gallery
ARIZONA COYOTES 2 (28-23-8 – 64 Points) vs. TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS 3 (30-19-8 – 68 Points)
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2020. Scotiabank Arena. Toronto, Ontario.
Zach Hyman put the Maple Leafs on the board at 14:23 of the first period and later scored the second Toronto goal of the night at 1:33 of the third period. Hyman has points (2-2-4) in three consecutive games. Tonight’s game is his third multi-goal game and seventh multi-point game of the season. He has 16 points (7-9-16) in 17 games on home ice this season. In six games during the month of February, he has recorded six points (2 goals, 4 assists).
Kasperi Kapanen scored the overtime winning goal at 3:43 of the extra frame. Kapanen has four points (1-3-4) over his last five games played. He has 11 points (2 goals, 9 assists) in 15 games played since January 1. His overtime goal is the second of his career.
Tyson Barrie registered the primary assist on Hyman’s first period goal. Barrie has registered 16 of his 27 assists on home ice this season. In two games against the Coyotes, he has recorded a goal and an assist. Fifteen (3-12-15) of his 32 points have come in 24 games against Western Conference opponents.
Alex Kerfoot had the secondary assist on Hyman’s first period goal and later had the secondary assist on Hyman’s third period goal. Kerfoot has assists (3) in two consecutive games. Tonight’s game is his third multi-assist and fifth multi-point game of the season. In eight career games against the Coyotes, he has registered seven points (2-5-7).
John Tavares registered the primary assist on Hyman’s third period goal. Tavares has points (5-3-8) in five consecutive games. He has 12 points (6 goals, 6 assists) in 11 games against Pacific Division opponents this season.
Jack Campbell stopped 35 of the 37 shots he faced to earn his second win as a Maple Leaf.
HEAD COACH SHELDON KEEFE – On challenging the overtime goal: “I didn’t challenge that, that’s automatic from the NHL in that case just given that in the last minute and overtime, the NHL handles that. We certainly would have if we needed to.”
Photos by Joe Mastromatteo – In Play! magazine