A recap of last night's Vancouver/Toronto game.
|The Toronto Maple Leafs won their fifth straight game last night, defeating the Vancouver Canucks 5-1.
At the postgame press conference last night, Leaf's head coach, Sheldon Keefe, credited the team's defence for their recent success.
Tanner Pearson put Vancouver up 1-0 at 13:28 of the first period.
Auston Matthews tied the game at 15:24.
Matthews scored the go-ahead goal for Toronto at 3:50 of the second period.
Adam Brooks scored at 4:55 of the third period.
Alex Galchenyuk scored Toronto's fourth goal at 11:39.
Joe Thornton scored at 18:00.
Toronto's Mitch Marner had two assists last night.
Toronto heads to Montreal to play the Canadiens tomorrow night.