Maple Leafs Down Tampa Bay 3-2 - Match Report
|Maple Leafs Down Tampa Bay 3-2 - Match Report|
Jonathan Bernier stopped 40 of 42 shots fired at him by Tampa Bay, as the Maple Leafs skated to a 3-2 victory Tuesday at Air Canada Centre.
Toronto won as a +110 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Nazem Kadri (2) and James van Riemsdyk each scored for the Maple Leafs in the victory. Kadri opened the scoring for Toronto, finding the back of the net at 1:49 of the second period. The goal was unassisted.
Jonathan Bernier stopped 40 of 42 Tampa Bay shots in the victory.
Tampa Bay got goals from Matthew Carle and Mark Barberio in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Ben Bishop stopped 23 of 26 shots for the Lightning, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Toronto went 0-for-3, while the Lightning were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Toronto lost the shots on goal battle to Tampa Bay by a margin of 42-26.
Toronto heads into a battle against the Panthers. Tampa Bay, meanwhile, will have their next action against Ottawa.