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By Lukas Hardonk (@LukasHardonk)
The Toronto Maple Leafs will wrap up a two-game road trip tonight in New York as they are scheduled to take on the Rangers at 7 pm EST. The game can be seen regionally on Leafs TV, or you can listen to it on Toronto radio station AM640.
Tonight’s game is an important one for the Maple Leafs. They have lost two straight games─both to the Boston Bruins─and are beginning to fall in the Eastern Conference standings because of it. The good news is that James Reimer is back and playing again, although he will not get the start in goal tonight.
Instead, Jonas Gustavsson will get yet another start with the plan being that Reimer will play tomorrow night against the New Jersey Devils to avoid having him play on consecutive nights.
Gustavsson, 27, has played very mediocre this season. In 14 games, he has gone 8-5-0 with a 3.22 goals against average and a .898 save percentage. You might call those statistics deceiving, though, as he h...