Maple Leafs vs Canadiens Final: 2-0 - Recap
|Maple Leafs vs Canadiens Final: 2-0 - Recap|
Toronto's defense, led by netminder James Reimer, shut down Montreal 2-0 at Air Canada Centre on on Thursday.
The Maple Leafs were a -102 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Matthew Lombardi and Dion Phaneuf each scored for the Maple Leafs in the victory. Lombardi opened the scoring for Toronto, finding the back of the net at 0:33 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Mike Brown and Dion Phaneuf.
James Reimer turned in a 32-save effort for the Maple Leafs.
Carey Price stopped 16 of 18 shots for the Canadiens, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Toronto scored 0 times on 4 chances on the power play, while Montreal went 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
Toronto lost the shots on goal battle to Montreal by a margin of 32-18.
Toronto looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Senators. The Canadiens will aim to get back on the winning track at Winnipeg.