New York Ices Toronto 2-1 - Recap
The Maple Leafs came up short Monday against the Rangers, falling 2-1 in a shootout.
The Rangers were a -130 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
The win was clinched by Derek Stepan, who beat Jonathan Bernier in a shootout to gain the extra point in the standings for New York. J.T. Miller scored for the Rangers in the victory. Miller opened the scoring for New York, finding the back of the net at 7:04 of the third period. The goal was assisted by Chris Kreider and Benoit Pouliot.
Cam Talbot stopped 25 of 26 Toronto shots in the victory.
Toronto got a goal from Nazem Kadri in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Toronto got a 42-stop effort from Jonathan Bernier in the loss.
New York scored 0 times on 4 chances on the power play, while Toronto went 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
New York outshot Toronto 43-26 in the game.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Capitals. The Maple Leafs will aim to get back on the winning track vs Buffalo.