Vancouver 3, Toronto 2
The visitors from Vancouver won by one goal over Toronto by a final tally
of 3 to 2. ROMAN JOSI had two goals on 6 shots for Vancouver. And EVANDER
KANE found the net twice on 7 shots for Toronto. A goal was also registered
by KYLE PALMIERI for Vancouver. With the road victory Vancouver has now
recorded 22 wins and 49 points for the season.
Toronto 3, New Jersey 2 (OT)
On their home ice Toronto won by one goal over New Jersey by the score
of 3 to 2. SIDNEY CROSBY scored the game’s final goal at 2:25 of overtime.
Others registering goals were NINO NIEDERREITER and JAROMIR JAGR for New
Jersey and EVANDER KANE and BRETT PESCE for Toronto. With the victory
Toronto now has 23 wins and 51 points on the season.
Winnipeg 4, Toronto 2
In a close game, Winnipeg topped Toronto by a final score of 4 to 2.
Winnipeg quieted the crowd early, scoring 3 times in the first period.
JOE PAVELSKI scored one goal and added two assists for Winnipeg. Others
who scored were ARTEMI PANARIN, RYAN SPOONER and MATT DUMBA for Winnipeg
and REILLY SMITH and MIKE GREEN for Toronto.
Toronto 4, Philadelphia 1
In front of a cheering crowd Toronto had an easy win over Philadelphia
by a final score of 4 to 1. RADIM VRBATA 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 28 shots. Others who scored were DAVID
BACKES for Philadelphia and JAMES van RIEMSDYK and BRYAN LITTLE for Toronto.
Toronto 5, Minnesota 3
In a hard fought contest, Toronto defeated Minnesota by the final tally
of 5 to 3. Minnesota was unable to get their power play going and finished
0 for 5 with the extra man. Toronto scored 3 goals in the second period.
EVANDER KANE found the net twice for Toronto. Others registering goals
were CARL HAGELIN, CONNOR BROWN and RYAN SUTER for Minnesota and CLAUDE
GIROUX, MIKAEL BACKLUND and BRENDAN GALLAGHER for Toronto.