Penguins Fall 5-2 Against Toronto - Game Recap

Penguins Fall 5-2 Against Toronto - Game Recap

Toronto earned a 5-2 victory over Pittsburgh behind a 2-goal performance from James van Riemsdyk on Wednesday at Consol Energy Centre.

Toronto won as a +185 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 6 were rewarded at the payout window.

James van Riemsdyk (2), Clarke MacArthur, Mikhail Grabovski, and Tyler Bozak each scored for the Maple Leafs in the victory. MacArthur opened the scoring for Toronto, finding the back of the net at 3:09 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Nazem Kadri and Nikolai Kulemin.

James Reimer stopped 28 of 30 Pittsburgh shots in the victory.

Evgeni Malkin and Sidney Crosby scored for the Penguins, finding the net behind James Reimer.

Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 19 of 24 shots for the Penguins, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

On the power play, Toronto went 1-for-8, while the Penguins were 1-for-5 with the man advantage.

Toronto lost the shots on goal battle to Pittsburgh by a margin of 30-24.

Toronto heads into a battle against the Islanders. Pittsburgh, meanwhile, will have their next action against Winnipeg.