Devils Fall 3-1 Against Toronto - Game Recap
The Maple Leafs earned a 3-1 victory over the Devils on Thursday at Air Canada Centre.
The Maple Leafs were a -113 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.
Kris Versteeg, Mikhail Grabovski, and Phil Kessel each scored for the Maple Leafs in the victory. Grabovski opened the scoring for Toronto, finding the back of the net at 1:42 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Nikolai Kulemin and Clarke MacArthur.
Jonas Gustavsson turned in a 29-save effort for the Maple Leafs.
Dainius Zubrus scored for the Devils, finding the net behind Jonas Gustavsson.
Martin Brodeur stopped 18 of 20 shots for the Devils, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Toronto scored 2 times on 3 chances on the power play, while New Jersey went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Toronto lost the shots on goal battle to New Jersey by a margin of 30-27.
Toronto looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Canadiens. The Devils will aim to get back on the winning track at St. Louis.