Maple Leafs vs Senators Final: 5-1 - Recap
Hockey bettors who backed the Maple Leafs on the moneyline Saturday didn’t have to sweat out a close game, as Toronto easily handled Ottawa 5-1 at Scotiabank Place.
The Maple Leafs were a +116 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Toronto got goals from Tyler Bozak (2), Clarke MacArthur, Darryl Boyce, and Luke Schenn in the victory. MacArthur opened the scoring at 1:57 of the first period.
James Reimer stopped 32 of 33 Ottawa shots in the victory.
Sergei Gonchar scored for the Senators, finding the net behind James Reimer.
Mike Brodeur stopped 12 of 14 shots for the Senators, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Toronto went 0-for-5, while the Senators were 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
Toronto lost the shots on goal battle to Ottawa by a margin of 33-21.
Toronto heads into a battle against the Bruins. Ottawa, meanwhile, will have their next action against Chicago.