Dallas Falls 4-3 to Maple Leafs - Recap
|Dallas Falls 4-3 to Maple Leafs - Recap|
The Stars came up short Friday against the Maple Leafs, falling 4-3 in a shootout.
Toronto was an underdog by +110 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Joffrey Lupul potted the shootout winner for Toronto. Toronto got goals from Dion Phaneuf, Clarke MacArthur, and Joey Crabb in the victory. Crabb opened the scoring at 10:55 of the first period.
Jonas Gustavsson turned in a 26-save effort for the Maple Leafs.
Eric Nystrom (2) and Radek Dvorak scored for the Stars, finding the net behind Jonas Gustavsson.
Kari Lehtonen stopped 20 of 23 shots for the Stars, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Toronto went 1-for-4, while the Stars were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Toronto lost the shots on goal battle to Dallas by a margin of 29-23.
Toronto heads into a battle against the Ducks. Dallas, meanwhile, will have their next action against Phoenix.