Kings vs Maple Leafs Final: 3-2 - Recap
|Kings vs Maple Leafs Final: 3-2 - Recap|
The Maple Leafs came up short Monday against the Kings, falling 3-2 in a shootout.
Bettors who backed the Kings were rewarded as +105 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.
Dustin Brown potted the shootout winner for Los Angeles. Los Angeles got goals from Justin Williams and Dustin Brown in the victory. Williams opened the scoring at 7:54 of the first period.
Jonathan Quick turned in a 31-save effort for the Kings.
John-Michael Liles and Matt Frattin scored for the Maple Leafs, finding the net behind Jonathan Quick.
James Reimer stopped 40 of 42 shots for the Maple Leafs, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Los Angeles went 1-for-5, while the Maple Leafs were 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
Los Angeles outshot Toronto 42-33 in the game.
Next game, Los Angeles takes its act home to face Anaheim looking for another win. For Toronto, they head home to face Buffalo.