Toronto Maple Leafs
MAPLE LEAFS REPORT
Last result: 5-2 win vs. Detroit, December 6
Streak: Won 8
Next game: December 9 vs. St. Louis
The Maple Leafs made it eight straight wins Saturday with a 5-2 triumph over Detroit. It matches the third-longest winning streak in club history, two off the team record set in October 1993.
... LW Gary Roberts returned to the lineup after missing two games with a groin injury and picked up a goal and an assist. "My groin feels pretty good," he said. "We'll have to see how it is tomorrow."
... C Joe Nieuwendyk has three goals and five assists in five games since returning from a back injury.
... RW Tie Domi has scored in consecutive games.
... D Bryan Marchment's second-period goal was his first in 57 games since February 5.
... After the game, the Leafs returned C Harold Druken to St. John's of the AHL.
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