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ve assignments are getting tougher and included Ottawa captain Jason Spezza on Saturday evening. Stats-Pack 23 – Points for Phil Kessel in the past 12 games, totaling 10 goals in that span. 14 – Points in the past nine games for Nazem Kadri. 8 – Times in the past nine games that Kadri has registered at least a point. 6 – Consecutive wins for the Leafs at home, the first time theyve accomplished that feat since Mar.6 – Apr. 7, 2007 (9-game streak). 26 – Power-play goals for the Leafs at home this season, most in the NHL. 16-3-3 – Leafs record this season when Kessel scores a goal. 18 – Goals for Kessel in 25 career games as a Leaf against Ottawa. 3:43 – Ice-time for Greg McKegg in his NHL debut. 10-10 – Toronto penalty kill in the past three games. Special Teams Capsule PP: 1-5Season: 22.7% (3rd) PK: 2-2Season: 78% (28th) Quote of the Night I “Its a new one for me. To me, its crazy. A guy wears a new pair of skates in the morning, plays the game that night and the next morning hes got lace bite. Go figure. Im at a loss to explain it.” -Randy Carlyle, on the injury which kept Peter Holland out of Saturdays lineup. Quote of the Night II “Hes talking. Four points and he talks.” -Tyler Bozak, upon seeing the media-relunctant Phil Kessel speaking with reporters. Up Next The Leafs head south, visiting the Panthers in Sunrise on Tuesday before taking on the Lightning in Tampa on Thursday. Ben Simmons Jersey . Louis, MO (SportsNetwork. Maurice Cheeks Jersey . - The Pittsburgh Pirates plan on keeping promising left fielder Starling Marte playing alongside National League MVP Andrew McCutchen for years to come.Patrick Vieira has accused England of lacking organisation in the way they prepared at Euro 2016. Vieira won the European Championship and the World Cup with France and was critical of the way players were allowed to play golf between games as he believes it disrupts the tournament mindset.To go the European Championships or the World Cup you have to be prepared for that kind of tournament and the best way to prepare is to give experience to those players, he told Soccer AM. When you look at the number of young players who went to the championship, they need to know how to conduct themselves.When I see players going to play golf between games, I find it quite difficult to understand. When you are in a tournament like that, your only focus is football. Vieira believes his former Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger would make a good England manager You play a game and get fit for the next one. You do not have time to play golf in between the two [games] and if you are bored, that is a problem.For me, that is a lack of experience and a lack of organisation. Players dont go to the U18, U19, U20 European Championships to have an experience so they know what to expect and how to conduct themselves when they go to [senior] tournaments. Markelle Fultz Jersey. That is a mentality they have to change. It is not about talent, quality or coaches. It is just about the mindset of the players when the tournament is coming.The search for a new England manager continues, with Sunderland boss Sam Allardyce and Hulls Steve Bruce understood to be in the running. Possible England candidates Steve Bruce and Sam Allardyce But New York City FC head coach Vieira has backed another familiar name to take charge.A lot of people would love to have the job, who have experience, because you need that when you are talking about the national job, added Vieira. It has to be someone who knows the Premier League, who knows the players really well and who has got experience a