*Magnify*
SPONSORED LINKS
Creative fun in
the palm of your hand.
Printed from https://www.Writing.Com/view/2203270
by Epiehl
Rated: E · Article · Sports · #2203270
A recap of last night's Minnesota/Toronto game.
A four goal second period is all the Toronto Maple Leafs needed last night as the team defeated the Minnesota Wild 4-2.

"The first 15 minutes of the second period was real good,' said Leaf's head coach, Mike Babcock at the post game press conference.

Leaf's defenseman, Morgan Reilly tied a franchise record with four assists in the second period.

Reilly also reached a milestone. He got his 200th career assist last night.

He's, (Reilly), a good player," said Babcock.

Luke Kurin scored the lone goal in the first period to put the Wild ahead 1-0.

John Tavares tied the game with a good hard shot at 1:58 of the second period.

Toronto went ahead 3-1 with back to back power play goals by Mitch Marner and Andreas Johansson.

Auston Matthews scored his seventh goal of the season at 13:05 of the second period.

Minnesota rookie, Gerald Mayhew, scored his first ever National Hockey League goal at 18:58 of the third period.

Wild's goalie, Devan Dubnyk stopped 34 shots last night.

Marner finished the night with three points.

Toronto are off to Washington to face the Capitals tonight.
© Copyright 2019 Epiehl (epwriter2 at Writing.Com). All rights reserved.
Writing.Com, its affiliates and syndicates have been granted non-exclusive rights to display this work.
Log in to Leave Feedback
Username:
Password:
Not a Member?
Signup right now, for free!
All accounts include:
*Bullet* FREE Email @Writing.Com!
*Bullet* FREE Portfolio Services!
Printed from https://www.Writing.Com/view/2203270