Wild Fall 3-0 Against Toronto - Game Recap
|Wild Fall 3-0 Against Toronto - Game Recap|
Toronto's defense, led by netminder James Reimer, shut down Minnesota 3-0 at Xcel Energy Center on on Tuesday.
Bettors who backed the Maple Leafs were rewarded as +128 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.
Toronto got goals from Joffrey Lupul, Mikhail Grabovski, and Carl Gunnarsson in the victory. Lupul opened the scoring at 1:39 of the first period.
James Reimer turned in a 29-save effort for the Maple Leafs.
Minnesota got a 14-stop effort from Niklas Backstrom in the loss.
Toronto scored 1 time on 6 chances on the power play, while Minnesota went 0-for-7 with the man advantage.
Minnesota outshot Toronto 29-17 in the game.
Toronto heads into a battle against the Avalanche. Minnesota, meanwhile, will have their next action against St. Louis.