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Carolina Falls 6-3 to Maple Leafs - Recap

Toronto skated to a 6-3 victory over Carolina on Thursday in NHL action at Air Canada Centre.

Toronto was favored by -130 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.

Toronto got goals from Joffrey Lupul, Jay McClement, Dion Phaneuf, Cody Franson, Nikolai Kulemin, and Tyler Bozak in the victory. Bozak opened the scoring at 3:58 of the first period.

James Reimer stopped 19 of 22 Carolina shots in the victory.

Carolina got goals from Alexander Semin, Eric Staal, and Jordan Staal in the loss, but it wasn't enough.

Justin Peters stopped 30 of 34 shots for the Hurricanes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

On the power play, Toronto went 1-for-4, while the Hurricanes were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.

Carolina lost the shots on goal battle to Toronto by a margin of 36-22.

Toronto heads into a battle against the Senators. Carolina, meanwhile, will have their next action against Winnipeg.