Toffoli was dealing with a groin injury during the Stanley Cup Finals, Eric Engels of Sportsnet.ca reports.
Toffoli was notably held quiet in the last six games of the playoffs, posting a minus-8 rating and no points in that span. Interim head coach Dominique Ducharme did not elaborate on the severity of Toffoli's injury. The winger ended the playoffs with five goals and nine helpers in 22 contests.
Toffoli registered two assists, four shots on goal, four hits and a plus-2 rating in Tuesday's 4-1 win over the Golden Knights in Game 5.
Toffoli helped out on Eric Staal's game-winning goal in the second period and Nick Suzuki's empty-netter in the third. After an eight-game point streak, Toffoli went scoreless in two straight games before Tuesday. He's up to five goals, nine helpers, 38 shots on net, 26 hits and a plus-2 rating through 16 playoff contests as one of the Canadiens' most consistent scorers.
Toffoli scored a goal on two shots and added four hits in Wednesday's 3-2 win over the Golden Knights in Game 2.
Toffoli continues to carry the Canadiens' offense, as he's racked up five goals and five helpers during an eight-game point streak. The 29-year-old winger has 12 points, 30 shots on net and 17 hits through 13 playoff contests. He'll look to keep the hot streak going as the series shifts to Montreal for Games 3 and 4 on Friday and Sunday.
Toffoli registered a power-play assist, four shots on goal, two hits and two blocked shots in Monday's 4-1 loss to the Golden Knights in Game 1.
Toffoli extended his point streak to seven contests with his primary helper on Cole Caufield's tally in the second period. During the streak, Toffoli has nine points (five on the power play) in seven contests. The winger is up to 11 points, 28 shots on net, 13 hits and a minus-2 rating in 12 playoff games overall.
Toffoli scored the game-winning goal and added an assist in Monday's 3-2 overtime win over the Jets in Game 4.
Toffoli converted on a cross-ice feed from Cole Caufield just 1:39 into overtime to complete the Canadiens' sweep of the Jets. The 29-year-old Toffoli has played a large part in the Canadiens winning seven straight games. He's racked up four goals and four assists during a six-game point streak, and he's up to 10 points in 11 playoff outings overall. He accounted for two game-winners in the second round.
Toffoli recorded a power-play assist in Sunday's 5-1 win over the Jets in Game 3.
Toffoli extended his point streak to five games (three goals, three helpers) with the secondary assist on Nick Suzuki's third-period goal. The 29-year-old Toffoli has amassed eight points, 21 shots on net, 10 hits and a minus-1 rating through 10 playoff contests.
Toffoli scored a shorthanded goal in Friday's 1-0 win over the Jets in Game 2.
Toffoli converted on a pass from Shea Weber on a shorthanded rush at 1:41 of the second period, and that was the only goal for either team. The 29-year-old Toffoli has racked up three goals, four assists, 20 shots on net and a minus-1 rating in nine playoff contests. He should continue to see playing time in all situations.
Toffoli had an assist and two shots on goal in Montreal's 5-3 win over Winnipeg in Game 1 on Wednesday.
Toffoli had the primary assist on Jake Evans' empty-net goal that sealed the win for Montreal. The forward has points in three straight playoff games, recording two goals and two assists during the streak.
Toffoli scored an empty-net goal on two shots in Monday's 3-1 win over the Maple Leafs in Game 7.
Toffoli provided insurance at 17:22 of the third period. The winger was moderately effective on offense with two goals and three helpers in seven games during the first round. He's picked up 17 shots on net, 10 hits and a minus-3 rating in the playoffs, but his top-six role should lead to good scoring chances in the second round versus the Jets.
Toffoli scored a goal and dished an assist, both on the power play, in Saturday's 3-2 overtime win over the Maple Leafs in Game 6.
Toffoli was credited with the assist on Corey Perry's opening tally in the third period. That goal was unsuccessfully challenged by the Maple Leafs, which allowed Toffoli to score again on the ensuing power play. The 29-year-old has four points, 15 shots on net, nine hits and a minus-3 rating through six playoff contests. His tally Saturday snapped a nine-game goal drought dating back to May 3.
Toffoli notched an assist and two shots on goal in Saturday's 5-1 loss to the Maple Leafs in Game 2.
Toffoli has started the playoffs with an assist in each of the first two games, although he wasn't able to make a larger impact in Saturday's lopsided loss. The 29-year-old winger should continue to get involved in the Canadiens' offense regularly. He's logging playing time on the second line and top power-play unit.
Toffoli recorded an assist, two shots on goal and two PIM in Thursday's 2-1 win over the Maple Leafs.
Toffoli helped out on Josh Anderson's opening tally in the first period. The 29-year-old Toffoli had an excellent regular season with 28 goals and 44 points in 52 contests. He'll look to maintain that form in a top-six role during the playoffs.
Toffoli (rest) skated on the second line in Sunday's practice, John Lu of TSN Montreal reports.
Toffoli's participation in practice Sunday confirmed that his absence from the Canadiens' season finale was merely precautionary. The team's leading regular-season goal scorer with 28 will be in the Game 1 lineup against Toronto on Thursday.
Toffoli (rest) won't play in Wednesday's season finale versus Edmonton, Arpon Basu of The Athletic reports.
The Canadiens are locked into the fourth seed in the North division, so they've decided to rest several key players including Toffoli Wednesday. Toffoli has been fantastic this season, racking up 28 goals and 44 points in 52 contests, making him an attractive option for playoff pools.
Toffoli managed an assist in Thursday's 5-2 loss to the Maple Leafs.
Toffoli set up Artturi Lehkonen for a third-period goal. The 29-year-old Toffoli is up to 28 goals, 43 points, 155 shots on net, 71 hits and an even plus-minus rating through 50 appearances. He needs just one point to match his output from 68 outings last year.
Toffoli scored a power-play goal on two shots in Monday's 3-2 overtime win over Toronto. He also provided two PIM and two hits.
Toffoli got the Canadiens on the board less than two minutes into the second period, hammering a one-timer from the left faceoff circle to knot the game at 1-1. It was the team-leading 28th goal of the year for Toffoli, who also tops Montreal with 41 points. With a strong finish, Toffoli can claim his first 30-goal campaign since 2015-16 with Los Angeles.
Toffoli scored a goal on a team-high six shots and had an assist in Saturday's 3-2 overtime win over Ottawa.
Toffoli had a hand in two third-period goals, slipping an assist to Jeff Petry before scoring the game-tying marker on the power play to set up the overtime heroics. It was the second consecutive two-point night for Toffoli, who has goals in six of his last seven games.
Toffoli scored an empty-net goal and had an assist in Friday's 5-3 win over the Jets.
Toffoli got back on his scoring way after having a four-game goal streak snapped in Wednesday's loss to the Maple Leafs. Montreal's leading goal scorer has pocketed seven markers over the last nine games.
Toffoli scored the game-winning goal in Monday's 2-1 victory over the Flames.
He beat Jacob Markstrom late in the second period for the final goal of the night, as both goalies stood tall in the third. Toffoli has found the back of the net in four straight games to give him 25 tallies on the season, the second time in his career he's reached that plateau. but there may not be enough games left on the Habs' schedule for the 29-year-old to match the 31 he scored for the Kings in 2015-16.
Toffoli scored a power-play goal on three shots in a 5-2 loss to Calgary on Saturday.
Toffoli found the back of the net for the third straight game, burying a slick, no-look pass from Corey Perry late in the second period to pull the Canadiens to within 3-2. It was the team-leading 24th goal of the season for Toffoli, who also tops Montreal with 35 points in 43 games. The first-year Hab would undoubtedly challenge the career-high 31 goals he scored in 2015-16 were it not for this season's shortened schedule.
|Last 7 Games|
|07/07||@ TB||L 0-1||0||0||0||0||17:01|
|07/05||vs TB||W 3-2 (OT)||0||0||0||-1||15:06|
|07/02||vs TB||L 3-6||0||0||0||0||19:14|
|06/30||@ TB||L 1-3||0||0||0||-2||19:52|
|06/28||@ TB||L 1-5||0||0||0||-3||16:37|
|06/24||vs LV||W 3-2 (OT)||0||0||0||-2||17:23|
|06/22||@ LV||W 4-1||0||2||2||+2||15:53|
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