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Maple Leafs Down Dallas 6-5 - Match Report

Toronto earned a 6-5 victory over Dallas on Wednesday, but needed a shootout to do it at Air Canada Centre.

Bettors who backed the Maple Leafs were rewarded as -155 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.5.

Toronto got goals from James van Riemsdyk(3), Patrick Marleau, and Nazem Kadri in the victory. Kadri opened the scoring at 4:28 of the first period.

Curtis McElhinney turned in a 13-save effort for the Maple Leafs.

Dallas got goals from Jamie Benn, Remi Elie, Radek Faksa, Tyler Seguin, and Brett Ritchie in the loss, but it wasn't enough.

Kari Lehtonen stopped 26 of 31 shots for the Stars, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

On the power play, Toronto went 1-for-1, while the Stars were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.

Toronto lost the shots on goal battle to Dallas by a margin of 35-31.

Toronto looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Sabres. The Stars will aim to get back on the winning track at Ottawa.