Florida Ices Toronto 5-2 - Recap
|Florida Ices Toronto 5-2 - Recap|
Sean Bergenheim was the difference, potting a pair for Florida on Tuesday as the Panthers skated off with a 5-2 victory over the Maple Leafs at BankAtlantic Center.
The Panthers were a -131 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.
Sean Bergenheim (2), Tomas Kopecky, Marcel Goc, and Jason Garrison each scored for the Panthers in the victory. Bergenheim opened the scoring for Florida, finding the back of the net at 0:59 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Mikael Samuelsson and Keaton Ellerby.
Jose Theodore turned in a 26-save effort for the Panthers.
Mikhail Grabovski and Tyler Bozak scored for the Maple Leafs, finding the net behind Jose Theodore.
James Reimer stopped 22 of 26 shots for the Maple Leafs, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Florida scored 2 times on 4 chances on the power play, while Toronto went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Florida lost the shots on goal battle to Toronto by a margin of 28-27.
Florida looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bruins. The Maple Leafs will aim to get back on the winning track at Tampa Bay.