Boston faces Toronto for division battle
Toronto; Saturday, 7 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Boston takes on Toronto in a meeting of Atlantic Division teams.
Toronto finished 14-10-4 in Atlantic Division action and 23-16-2 at home in the 2018-19 season. Goalies for the Maple Leafs recorded three shutouts last season while compiling a .908 save percentage.
Boston went 49-24-9 overall and 29-19-4 in Eastern Conference play during the 2018-19 season. The Bruins averaged 3.9 penalties and 9.7 penalty minutes per game.
The matchup Saturday is the first meeting of the season between the two teams.
Maple Leafs Injuries: John Tavares: out (upper body).