Our Toronto Maple Leafs hosted the Dallas Stars for the hockey game on this Tuesday night for what could easily have been touted as a tight competition. The Stars are just 1 point ahead of the Maple Leafs (with 1 fewer game played, mind you).
The game saw the return of Frederik Andersen to the Leafs net, relieving new Leaf Jack Campbell of his fourth start in a week.
Here are some thoughts from tonight’s game.
Rough Return for Freddie
The Leafs got behind in this one early as the Stars scored less than 2 minutes into the first period:
THAT WAS FAST
Denis Gurianov forces a turnover and buries it on the doorstep for his 17th of the season to give the @DallasStars a 1-0 lead! #GoStars | : FSSW pic.twitter.com/IQURh0ddel
— FOX Sports Southwest (@FOXSportsSW) February 14, 2020
And then, as the second period got going, another goal early in the period from Radek Faksa to make it 2-0:
Radek Faksa 2-0 #GoStars pic.twitter.com/Sys39ArtUU
— Here’s Your Replay (@HeresYourReplay) February 14, 2020
Then in the 3rd, ANOTHER early period goal from Tyler Seguin to make it 3-1:
Tyler Seguin puts home a power play goal …
Author: Ryan Hobart / The Leafs Nation