Buffalo vs Toronto Wrap - Toronto Wins 3-1
|Buffalo vs Toronto Wrap - Toronto Wins 3-1|
Toronto got a pair of goals from James van Riemsdyk as the Maple Leafs skated to a 3-1 victory over Buffalo on Thursday at Air Canada Centre.
Bettors who backed the Maple Leafs were rewarded as -120 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.
Toronto got goals from James van Riemsdyk (2) and Dion Phaneuf in the victory. Phaneuf opened the scoring at 1:15 of the second period.
Ben Scrivens turned in a 31-save effort for the Maple Leafs.
Tyler Ennis scored for the Sabres, finding the net behind Ben Scrivens.
Ryan Miller stopped 32 of 35 shots for the Sabres, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Toronto went 2-for-5, while the Sabres were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Buffalo lost the shots on goal battle to Toronto by a margin of 35-32.
Toronto looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Senators. The Sabres will aim to get back on the winning track vs New York.