The Hurricanes beat Toronto 3-1 on Thursday, earning a victory backstopped by Dan Ellis's 22 saves.
The Hurricanes were a -129 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Joe Corvo, Jussi Jokinen, and Jordan Staal each scored for the Hurricanes in the victory. Corvo opened the scoring for Carolina, finding the back of the net at 6:06 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Eric Staal.
Dan Ellis turned in a 22-save effort for the Hurricanes.
Nazem Kadri scored for the Maple Leafs, finding the net behind Dan Ellis.
Toronto got a 30-stop effort from Ben Scrivens in the loss.
On the power play, Carolina went 1-for-3, while the Maple Leafs were 1-for-2 with the man advantage.
Toronto lost the shots on goal battle to Carolina by a margin of 33-23.
Next game, Carolina takes its act on the road to face Montreal looking for another win. For Toronto, they head home to face Ottawa.