Maple Leafs Fall 4-1 Against Carolina - Game Recap
|Maple Leafs Fall 4-1 Against Carolina - Game Recap|
Toronto was unable to break down Cam Ward on Monday, firing 42 shots but scoring only 1 time in a 4-1 loss against the Hurricanes.
Carolina was an underdog by +100 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Carolina got goals from Eric Staal, Patrick Dwyer, Jordan Staal, and Justin Faulk in the victory. Staal opened the scoring at 1:21 of the second period.
Cam Ward stopped 41 of 42 Toronto shots in the victory.
Matt Frattin scored for the Maple Leafs, finding the net behind Cam Ward.
James Reimer stopped 35 of 39 shots for the Maple Leafs, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Carolina scored 2 times on 4 chances on the power play, while Toronto went 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
Carolina lost the shots on goal battle to Toronto by a margin of 42-39.
Carolina looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Senators. The Maple Leafs will aim to get back on the winning track at Washington.