Boston Skates Past Toronto 1-0 - Recap
|Boston Skates Past Toronto 1-0 - Recap|
Boston's defense, led by netminder Tuukka Rask, shut down Toronto 1-0 at Air Canada Centre on on Saturday.
Boston won as a -145 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Chris Bourque scored for the Bruins in the victory. Bourque opened the scoring for Boston, finding the back of the net at 8:54 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Chris Kelly and Rich Peverley.
Tuukka Rask turned in a 21-save effort for the Bruins.
James Reimer stopped 33 of 34 shots for the Maple Leafs, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Boston went 0-for-2, while the Maple Leafs were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Toronto lost the shots on goal battle to Boston by a margin of 34-21.
Next game, Boston takes its act on the road to face Montreal looking for another win. For Toronto, they head home to face Carolina.