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Toronto Maple Leafs Vs. Buffalo Sabres (Game Number 20): Live Game Thread

Here we go again.

The Toronto Maple Leafs and Buffalo Sabres are going at it again in the second half of a home and home series.

After a 3-1 loss last night, the Leafs will look to rebound and get back on the winning side of things. In five November games, the Leafs have only three out of possible 10 points. That has led the Leafs to fall into fourth place in the Atlantic Division. A win tonight would put them in a tie for second with the Boston Bruins.

It is imperative that the Leafs win tonight or they will continue to fall further down the standings.

The Leafs will have newly-acquired Peter Holland in the lineup. This should allow James van Riemsdyk to move back to his natural left wing position. Holland should and probably will be given a chance to play in the top six, maybe even the first line alongside van Riemsdyk and Phil Kessel.

Nazem Kadri will serve the second game of his three-game suspension. With Jonathan Bernier getting the start last night, expect James Reimer to get the start against the Sabres’ Ryan Miller

For full lineups and a deeper look at the game, check out the preview I wrote earlier today.

Join in on the game thread by commenting. You can watch the game on CBC’s Hockey Night in Canada and listen to it on TSN 1050 radio.

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76 Comments on Toronto Maple Leafs Vs. Buffalo Sabres (Game Number 20): Live Game Thread

  1. Tim Bayer says:

    Orr went a little crazy there.

  2. Tim Bayer says:


  3. Jeffrey Langridge says:

    3-2 Leafs. Tyler Ennis scores for Buffalo. Come on Reimer, get back on your game.

  4. Tim Bayer says:

    Oh dear.

  5. Tim Bayer says:

    Leafs need to start driving play again. Sabres are bringing it now.

  6. Tim Bayer says:

    Great save Reims.

  7. Tim Bayer says:

    Wake up Leafs!

  8. Jeffrey Langridge says:

    The Leafs can’t give up a 3-0 lead. They just can’t.

  9. Jeffrey Langridge says:

    Ott gets another penalty with 2:41 remaining.

  10. Jeffrey Langridge says:

    Mason Raymond scores on the power play. 4-2 Toronto!

  11. Tim Bayer says:


  12. Jeffrey Langridge says:

    Leafs Win.

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