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Matthews, Maple Leafs to host the Flames

Calgary Flames (25-18-5, third in the Pacific Division) vs. Toronto Maple Leafs (25-16-6, third in the Atlantic Division)

Toronto; Thursday, 7 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: Auston Matthews and Toronto square off against Calgary. Matthews currently ranks 10th in the league with 57 points, scoring 34 goals and recording 23 assists.

The Maple Leafs are 12-5-6 at home. Toronto leads the league averaging 3.7 goals per game, led by Matthews with 34.

The Flames are 12-11-2 on the road. Calgary has converted on 19.1% of power-play opportunities, scoring 27 power-play goals.

In their last meeting on Dec. 12, Calgary won 4-2. Johnny Gaudreau scored two goals for the Flames.

TOP PERFORMERS: Matthews leads the Maple Leafs with 57 points, scoring 34 goals and adding 23 assists. Mitchell Marner has recorded 11 assists over the last 10 games for Toronto.

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Matthew Tkachuk leads the Flames with 38 points, scoring 15 goals and registering 23 assists. Gaudreau has recorded 9 points over the last 10 games for Calgary.

LAST 10 GAMES: Flames: 6-4-0, averaging 2.6 goals, 4.1 assists, 2.6 penalties and 5.2 penalty minutes while giving up 2.5 goals per game with a .923 save percentage.

Maple Leafs: 6-2-2, averaging 4.8 goals, 7.7 assists, 3.1 penalties and 6.2 penalty minutes while giving up four goals per game with a .881 save percentage.

INJURIES: Maple Leafs: None listed.

Flames: None listed.

The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.