Andersen will patrol the crease during Thursday's home game versus Nashville, Joshua Kloke of The Athletic Toronto reports. Andersen has been razor sharp recently, maintaining an exceptional 0.84 GAA and .984 save percentage through his last two appearances. The Danish netminder will try to keep rolling and pick up a second straight win in a tough home matchup with a hot Predators club that's averaging 3.26 goals per game on the road this campaign, fourth most in the NHL.
Andersen stopped 32 shots in Tuesday's 2-1 win over the Lightning. Ondrej Palat spoiled his bid for a second straight shutout late in the second period, but otherwise Andersen stymied one of the best offenses in the league with another strong performance. The 30-year-old netminder hasn't suffered a regulation loss since Feb. 22, going 4-0-1 over his last five starts with a 1.77 GAA and .938 save percentage.
Andersen will defend the blue paint during Tuesday's home game versus the Lightning, Mark Masters of TSN.ca reports. Andersen was nearly perfect in his last start Thursday against L.A., stopping all 30 of the 30 shots he faced in regulation , but he ultimately suffered his 20th loss of the season in overtime. The 30-year-old netminder will try to shake off that tough loss and get back in the win column in a difficult home matchup with a Tampa Bay team that's 21-10-4 on the road this year.
Andersen made 30 saves but took a shootout loss in a 1-0 defeat against the Kings on Thursday. Andersen couldn't be beat through 65 minutes of play, but shootout tallies by Anze Kopitar and Adrian Kempe tipped the scales in favor of the Kings. It'll still count as the Danish goalie's third shutout of the season, but he slipped to 28-13-7 with a 2.89 GAA and a .908 save percentage through 51 contests. As long as the Maple Leafs remain in the playoff hunt, Andersen will likely see a large chunk of the remaining starts.
Andersen will guard the road goal during Thursday's clash with the Kings, Sportsnets' Chris Johnston reports. Andersen was rock solid in his last start Saturday against Vancouver, turning aside 25 of 27 shots en route to a 4-2 victory. The Danish backstop will attempt to secure his 29th win of the season in a road matchup with a surprisingly hot L.A. squad that's won three straight games.
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