Toronto Skates Past Tampa Bay 3-2 - Recap
|Toronto Skates Past Tampa Bay 3-2 - Recap|
The Maple Leafs earned a 3-2 victory over Tampa Bay on Thursday behind a 35-save performance from Ben Scrivens at Air Canada Centre.
Toronto won as a -133 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 6 were rewarded at the payout window.
Toronto got goals from Tim Connolly, Dion Phaneuf, and Jake Gardiner in the victory. Connolly opened the scoring at 6:32 of the first period.
Ben Scrivens stopped 35 of 37 Tampa Bay shots in the victory.
Tampa Bay got goals from Martin St. Louis and Steven Stamkos in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Dwayne Roloson stopped 28 of 31 shots for the Lightning, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Toronto scored 0 times on 2 chances on the power play, while Tampa Bay went 0-for-0 with the man advantage.
Toronto lost the shots on goal battle to Tampa Bay by a margin of 37-31.
Toronto looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Canadiens. The Lightning will aim to get back on the winning track at Winnipeg.