Maple Leafs vs Sharks Final: 4-2 - Recap
|Maple Leafs vs Sharks Final: 4-2 - Recap|
James Reimer made 40 stops Tuesday to lead the Maple Leafs over the Sharks 4-2 at HP Pavilion.
Toronto was an underdog by +187 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Toronto got goals from Clarke MacArthur (2), Phil Kessel, and Carl Gunnarsson in the victory. Kessel opened the scoring at 3:27 of the third period.
James Reimer turned in a 40-save effort for the Maple Leafs.
Patrick Marleau (2) scored for the Sharks, finding the net behind James Reimer.
Antti Niemi stopped 22 of 25 shots for the Sharks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Toronto went 1-for-3, while the Sharks were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Toronto lost the shots on goal battle to San Jose by a margin of 42-26.
Toronto heads into a battle against the Coyotes. San Jose, meanwhile, will have their next action against Edmonton.