Carlyle"How do you sugarcoat this. we turned the puck over 35 times in the first 2 periods. I think we had a team effort in the loss dept."— Paul Hendrick (@HennyTweets) November 19, 2014
“When you get beat like that in professional sport it’s embarrassing and to get beat like that in front of your home fans, it compounds the issue,” said captain Dion Phaneuf. “It’s something that we obviously went through and it’s unacceptable by our group to have a performance like that.” Toronto will look for a big bounce-back game when they face the Tampa Bay Lighting on Thursday at home.
I'll say it: After a night like tonight, asking Leaf players if they've quit on their coach is a perfectly valid question.— Down Goes Brown (@DownGoesBrown) November 19, 2014