On This Day December 5th.

December 5: On this day in 1981, Bill Derlago scored his first career hat trick and added an assist as the Leafs beat the Washington Capitals, 9-4. Derlago recorded 4 hat tricks as a Leaf between '81 and 1985.

December 5: On this day in 1984, the Leafs extended their team record for consecutive losses at home to 7 games. Finally on December 12, the Leafs beat the Flyers at Maple Leaf Gardens. It was their first home win since October 24.

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