Toronto Falls 5-3 to Blues - Recap
|Toronto Falls 5-3 to Blues - Recap|
The Blues got a 3-goal performance from David Backes as St. Louis handed Toronto a 5-3 defeat on Tuesday at Air Canada Centre.
The Blues were a -143 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
St. Louis got goals from David Backes (3), Alexander Steen, and T.J. Oshie in the victory. Oshie opened the scoring at 15:55 of the first period.
Ryan Miller stopped 22 of 25 Toronto shots in the victory.
Joffrey Lupul, James van Riemsdyk, and Carl Gunnarsson scored for the Maple Leafs, finding the net behind Ryan Miller.
Jonathan Bernier stopped 44 of 48 shots for the Maple Leafs, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
St. Louis scored 1 time on 3 chances on the power play, while Toronto went 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
St. Louis outshot Toronto 49-25 in the game.
St. Louis looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Wild. The Maple Leafs will aim to get back on the winning track at Philadelphia.