Matthews scores in regulation, shootout to lead Maple Leafs past Canucks

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Matthews scores in regulation, shootout to lead Maple Leafs past Canucks
Matthews scores in regulation, shootout to lead Maple Leafs past Canucks

The Tornoto Maple Leafs and Vancouver Canucks each have an exciting, young American-born forward that lead them offensively. But luckily fot the Leafs, it was their baby faced goal-scorer who got the last laugh on Saturday. After Toronto fell behind 2-0 against the Canucks at Air Canada Centre, the Leafs mounted a comeback, and completed it in the shootout to defeat the Canucks 3-2. A year after Auston Matthews led all rookies with 40 goals, the Canucks have the top first-year goal-scorer in the NHL in Brock Boeser. He gave Vancouver a 1-0 lead in the first period when he wired a shot past Frederik Andersen. Vancouver would make it 2-0 early in the third before the Maple Leafs began to claw their

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