Maple Leafs Down New York 4-3 - Match Report
|Maple Leafs Down New York 4-3 - Match Report|
Phil Kessel scored twice to lead the Maple Leafs over New York 4-3 on Monday at Air Canada Centre.
Bettors who backed the Maple Leafs were rewarded as +100 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.
Toronto got goals from Phil Kessel (2), Ryan O'Byrne, and James van Riemsdyk in the victory. van Riemsdyk opened the scoring at 11:03 of the first period.
James Reimer turned in a 31-save effort for the Maple Leafs.
Rick Nash (2) and Derek Stepan scored for the Rangers, finding the net behind James Reimer.
Henrik Lundqvist stopped 24 of 28 shots for the Rangers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Toronto went 1-for-2, while the Rangers were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Toronto lost the shots on goal battle to New York by a margin of 34-28.