Maple Leafs vs Rangers Final: 4-2 - Recap
|Maple Leafs vs Rangers Final: 4-2 - Recap|
Toronto skated to a 4-2 victory over New York on Monday in NHL action at Madison Square Garden.
Bettors who backed the Maple Leafs were rewarded as +140 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.5.
Toronto got goals from Tim Connolly, Joffrey Lupul, Dave Steckel, and Cody Franson in the victory. Franson opened the scoring at 6:01 of the first period.
Jonas Gustavsson turned in a 30-save effort for the Maple Leafs.
Marian Gaborik and Artem Anisimov scored for the Rangers, finding the net behind Jonas Gustavsson.
Henrik Lundqvist stopped 26 of 29 shots for the Rangers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Toronto went 1-for-4, while the Rangers were 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
Toronto lost the shots on goal battle to New York by a margin of 32-30.
Toronto looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Devils. The Rangers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Tampa Bay.