Toronto 3, Winnipeg 2

Thursday, February 7, 2013 8:00 PM

Final Scoring Summary

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Toronto 6-5-0-0 1-4-0-0 5-1-0-0 W2
Winnipeg 4-5-0-1 3-2-0-0 1-3-0-1 L1


Maple Leafs 3, Jets 2: Phil Kessel’s first goal of the season gave Toronto its first victory in Winnipeg since the Jets relocated to Manitoba.

Kessel put the Maple Leafs ahead on the power play with 4:08 remaining in the third period after Matt Frattin tied the game with his sixth of the season 54 seconds earlier. Tyler Bozak also scored for Toronto, which received 23 saves from James Reimer.

Rookie Zach Redmond scored his first career goal and captain Andrew Ladd also tallied for the Jets, who lost at home for the second time this season.

Kessel accepted a drop pass from Bozak and fired a wrist shot from the top of the right faceoff circle for his first goal on a league-leading 46 shots. Frattin tied the game by tipping Cody Franson's shot past Ondrej Pavelec, who finished with 15 saves.

Redmond and Bozak traded short-handed goals early in the second period to open the scoring. Winnipeg finished 0-for-4 on the power play, dropping to 0-2-1 in games when it fails to score with the man advantage.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Redmond has three points in the last two games. … Toronto LW Frazer McLaren dropped the gloves for his second consecutive game, fighting Chris Thorburn with five minutes remaining in the first period. … C Nazem Kadri had an assist on Frattin’s goal and leads the Maple Leafs with nine points.

Top Game Performances

Toronto   Winnipeg
Tyler Bozak 2 Points Bryan Little 2
Tyler Bozak 1 Goals Andrew Ladd 1
Tyler Bozak 1 Assists Bryan Little 2
Phil Kessel 1 Power Play Goals N/A
Tyler Bozak 1 Short Handed Goals Zach Redmond 1
James Reimer .920 Save Percentage Ondrej Pavelec .833
James Reimer 23 Saves Ondrej Pavelec 15

Team Stats Summary

Team Shots Goals Power Play Penalty Kill Penalty Mins Face Offs Won
Toronto 18 3 1-4 4-4 13 35
Winnipeg 25 2 0-4 3-4 13 24

Upcoming Games

  • Winnipeg will play its next game on the road against Ottawa. The Jets have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .400 after a loss.
  • Toronto will play its next game on the road against Montreal. The Maple Leafs have a W/L % of .400 after a win and .600 after a loss.
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