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Canadiens at Maple Leafs - Second Period Thread

Can you say blind luck?

SCORING SUMMARY

1ST PERIOD

01:59 TOR PPG - T. BOZAK (12) SNAP - ASST: J. VAN RIEMSDYK (13) AND P. KESSEL (27) 1 - 0 TOR

08:08 TOR L. KOMAROV (3) WRIST - ASST: R. O'BYRNE (4) AND J. MCCLEMENT (8) 2 - 0 TOR

10:25 TOR J. MCCLEMENT (7) BACKHAND - ASST: N. KULEMIN (15) 3 - 0 TOR

13:08 MTL D. DREWISKE (2) SNAP - ASST: B. GALLAGHER (11) AND D. DESHARNAIS (15) 3 - 1 TOR

17:06 TOR D. PHANEUF (8) WRIST - ASST: N. KADRI (24) AND C. GUNNARSSON (13) 4 - 1 TOR

PENALTY SUMMARY

1ST PERIOD

01:41 MTL FRANCIS BOUILLON : HI-STICKING - 2 MIN (NAZEM KADRI)

04:30 TOR FRAZER MCLAREN : FIGHTING - 5 MIN (BRANDON PRUST)

04:30 MTL BRANDON PRUST : FIGHTING - 5 MIN (FRAZER MCLAREN)

08:20 TOR TYLER BOZAK : HOOKING - 2 MIN (TOMAS PLEKANEC)

18:53 TOR NAZEM KADRI : INTERFERENCE - 2 MIN (BRENDAN GALLAGHER)

Puck. Luck. Carey Price didn't do his team any favours, but it's pretty clear tonight that the Leafs have 6 tons of horse shoes somewhere in their nether regions.

Part of it is certainly score effects, but the Canadiens completely outplayed the Leafs from a possession perspective in the period, +13 Fenwick and +16 Corsi.

Is this rivalry finally picking up? I remarked on the podcast that there's no player on the Leafs that I despise, Nazem Kadri is working pretty hard to change that. His leaping head shot on Brendan Gallagher would get a suspension in any league worth it's salt, let's see what Shanahan does. (nothing)