Milan Lucic is from Western Canada where he says "you love 'em or hate 'em" when it comes to the Maple Leafs.

The Boston Bruins' net nuisance admits blue and white were not his favourite colours growing up, which could explain why he keeps getting higher than the CN Tower for these match-ups and now has three multi-point nights in as many Boston wins this season.

On Wednesday, after an eight-game slide against other clubs, he had two goals in a 6-3 win.

"It's funny because I didn't score a goal against Toronto (in 21 games) until this season," Lucic said. "I have to say it's certainly fun to come here to play.