Lupul Leads Maple Leafs Past Panthers, 3-2
Joffrey Lupul scored twice in the third period, and Ben Scrivens made 40 saves in the Toronto Maple Leafs’ 3-2 victory over the Florida Panthers on Tuesday night.
Lupul scored on a power play 22 seconds into the third to put Toronto ahead 2-1. Florida tied it 23 seconds later when Shawn Matthias banked in the puck off Leafs defenseman Mike Kostka, and Lupul brought the Air Canada Centre crowd to its feet again at 3:12 with his second of the game.
Dion Phaneuf also scored for Toronto (18-12-4). Tomas Fleischmann added a goal for Florida (9-19-6).
Source: Associated PressLupul Leads Maple Leafs Past Panthers, 3-2 by Sam Greenberg