Most points in a playoff run in the salary cap era:
36 – Evgeni Malkin
34 – Nikita Kucherov
33 – Connor McDavid (in 16 games)
33 – Brayden Point
32 – Leon Draisaitl (in 16 games)
Everyone else on the list played 23+ games.
– Big Head Hockey (@BigHeadHcky) September 2, 2023
The Buffalo Sabres have an excellent pool of prospects, and I’m weighing my words carefully.
Since Buffalo is less than two hours from Toronto, many Maple Leafs fans gather and “pollute” the Sabres’ arena.
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Other fans from other cities also come to Buffalo to see their favorite team, but it’s really the Maple Leafs fans who are causing the problem.
Former Sabres player and Leafs member Ryan O’Reilly played in Buffalo in front of his former fans on February 21 and spoiled himself with a hat trick.
Maple Leafs fans were hysterical and threw a multitude of hats and caps onto the ice… in Buffalo.
Many observers noted that the crowd could be as much as 80% Toronto fans… in Buffalo.
They will be based on the ticket buyer’s “ZIP” code, more commonly known as the postal code in our region.
– He’s closing in on a return to action.
– He’ll be one to watch.