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Vesa Toskala
Vesa Toskala
Number: 35
Height: 5' 10"
Weight: 198
Catches: Left
Born: 20 May 1977
Birthplace: Tampere, Finland
Acquired: Acquired from San Jose along with Mark Bell for Toronto's first round choice in 2007 Entry Draft (later traded to St. Louis-Lars Eller), second round choice in 2007 Entry Draft (later traded to St. Louis-Aaron Palushaj) and fourth round choice in 2009 Entry Draft June 22, 2007. Originally San Jose's fourth choice, 90th overall, in 1995 NHL Entry Draft.
Drafted: SJS / 1995 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 4th (90th overall)

- Will miss the remainder of the season due to injury
- Started 53 games for the Maple Leafs this season
- Made 49 saves on 52 shots on Mar. 3 vs. NJD
- Recorded a win in three consecutive starts (Feb. 22-26)
- Missed game on Dec. 22 at ATL due to injury
- Recorded first shutout of season (32 saves) despite 1-0 shootout loss on Oct. 17 and became first Leaf goaltender in over 43 years, and first at current Madison Square Garden, to record shutout against Rangers in New York (Johnny Bower, Jan. 10, 1965 at former MSG)
- Became first Leaf netminder period (home or away) to shutout Rangers since 1967 (Johnny Bower, Feb. 15, 1967 at Maple Leaf Gardens) and first Leaf goaltender ever to record a shutout despite suffering a shootout loss

- 100th NHL win
- 200th NHL game

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