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Toronto Maple Leafs' Auston Matthews (34) and teammate William Nylander (29) celebrate after Matthews' second goal during third period NHL action against the Montreal Canadiens in Toronto on Saturday, February 25, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn

Babs expects wins in West

Watching the San Jose Sharks tear up the Vancouver Canucks, in Saturday’s late game and the Los Angeles Kings beat the higher seeded Anaheim Ducks earlier in the day, underlines what the Leafs will be facing on the road this week.

Toronto Maple Leafs goalie Frederik Andersen during practice at the Mastercard Centre in Toronto on Friday, February 24, 2017. (Ernest Doroszuk/Toronto Sun)

Andersen to make 50th start

Carey Price, Henrik Lundqvist, Braden Holtby, Sergei Bobrovsky, Tuukka Rask ... at long last the Maple Leafs seem to have a dog in the fight to be a goalie of distinction in the Eastern Conference.

Toronto Maple Leafs' Nazem Kadri celebrates teammate Leo Kormarov's goal during an NHL game against the Winnipeg Jets on Feb. 22, 2017. (Jack Boland/Toronto Sun/Postmedia Network)

Leafs win OT clash with Jets

TORONTO — In a game billed as the Calder Cup — the final rookie of the year trophy head-to-head between Auston Matthews and Patrik Laine — ill will between the Maple Leafs and Winnipeg Jets in a playoff-charged atmosphere proved the real rivalry.