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Tampa Bay Lightning vs Toronto Maple Leafs Recap - Maple Leafs Win 2-1

Toronto skated to a 2-1 victory over Tampa Bay on Tuesday in NHL action at Scotiabank Arena.

Bettors who backed the Maple Leafs were rewarded as -119 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 6.5.

William Nylander, and Auston Matthews each scored for the Maple Leafs in the victory. Nylander opened the scoring for Toronto.

Frederik Andersen turned in a 32-save effort for the Maple Leafs.

Tampa Bay got a goal from Ondrej Palat in the loss, but it wasn't enough.

Andrei Vasilevskiy stopped 34 of 36 shots for the Lightning, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

On the power play, Toronto went 2-for-5, while the Lightning were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.

Toronto outshot Tampa Bay 36-33 in the game.

Toronto heads into a battle against the Predators. Tampa Bay, meanwhile, will have their next action against Philadelphia.