Blues 5, Leafs 2
The visitors from St. Louis had no difficulty defeating Toronto by a
final score of 5 to 2. St. Louis scored 3 goals in the second period.
MARK SCHEIFELE scored twice for St. Louis. Others registering goals were
KYLE TURRIS, MILAN LUCIC and EVGENY KUZNETSOV for St. Louis and CLAUDE
GIROUX and RADIM VRBATA for Toronto.
Leafs 7, Isles 3
On their home ice Toronto had an easy win over New York by a score of
7 to 3. Toronto finished with a flurry scoring 3 times in the third period.
SIDNEY CROSBY scored one goal and passed for two assists for Toronto.
And RADIM VRBATA had two goals and added one assist. Others who scored
were JONATHAN TOEWS, MIKE FISHER and ANDRE BURAKOVSKY for New York and
EVANDER KANE, JAMES van RIEMSDYK, JUSTIN WILLIAMS and PATRIC HORNQVIST
Sharks 8, Leafs 1
Using an offensive outburst San Jose hammered Toronto by a final score
of 8 to 1. San Jose finished strong with 5 goals in the third period.
VLADIMIR TARASENKO came up big, scoring a hat-trick and contributing one
assist for San Jose. And LOGAN COUTURE contributed four assists. Also
PHIL KESSEL scored twice. CAM TALBOT was sharp in goal. He made just
one mistake while facing 34 shots. Others who scored were TYLER SEGUIN,
NIKITA KUCHEROV and NAZEM KADRI for San Jose and MIKAEL BACKLUND for Toronto.
Leafs 3, Blackhawks 1
In a hard fought contest, Toronto won over Chicago by the final tally
of 3 to 1. SIDNEY CROSBY scored the game winner at 2:51 of the 3rd period.
CROSBY found the net twice and contributed one assist for Toronto. JAKE
ALLEN was outstanding in goal. He gave up just a lone goal while facing
32 shots. Others registering goals were MAX PACIORETTY for Chicago and
RADIM VRBATA for Toronto.
In their home arena Toronto squeezed out a victory over Los Angeles by
a final tally of 1 to 0. The defense had the best of things as the offenses
struggled the entire game. SIDNEY CROSBY scored the lone goal at 12:24
of the 2nd period. FREDERIK ANDERSEN was outstanding in goal. He was
flawless in the shutout while facing 33 shots.