Edmonton vs Toronto Recap - Maple Leafs Win 6-5
|Edmonton vs Toronto Recap - Maple Leafs Win 6-5|
Joffrey Lupul scored twice to lead the Maple Leafs over Edmonton 6-5 on Saturday at Air Canada Centre.
Toronto was favored by -165 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Joffrey Lupul (2), James van Riemsdyk (2), Dave Bolland, and Nazem Kadri each scored for the Maple Leafs in the victory. Kadri opened the scoring for Toronto, finding the back of the net at 9:47 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Mason Raymond and Dion Phaneuf.
Jonathan Bernier turned in a 26-save effort for the Maple Leafs.
Ryan Smyth (2), Boyd Gordon, Jordan Eberle, and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins scored for the Oilers, finding the net behind Jonathan Bernier.
Edmonton got a 20-stop effort from Devan Dubnyk in the loss.
Toronto scored 1 time on 3 chances on the power play, while Edmonton went 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
Toronto lost the shots on goal battle to Edmonton by a margin of 31-26.
Next game, Toronto takes its act home to face Minnesota looking for another win. For Edmonton, they head on the road to face Washington.