Lend Me Your Links, Please
The New Jersey Devils had too many defensive gaffes and offensive woes in their 5-3 loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs. This game recap discusses Henrik Tallinder, Martin Brodeur, the offense in general, the good work by the special teams, and so much more.
In a contest that made Brodeur look ready for retirement, the Leafs beat the Devils 5-3. Call-up Joey Crabb carried his hot streak from the AHL to the N, as he opened the scoring with a nice cycle...
|- 1, Toronto Goal - Joey Crabb, from Matthew Lombardi and John-Michael Liles at 8:37. 2, New Jersey Power-Play Goal - Dainius Zubrus (3), from Adam Henrique at 12:16. 3, Toronto Goal - Mikhail Grabovski (5), from Jake Gardiner and Jonas Gustavsson at 15:50. Penalties - Bradley Mills, New Jersey (Fighting (maj)), 5:08; Mike Brown, Toronto (Fighting (maj)), 5:08; Philippe Dupuis, Toronto (Holding the stick), 10:21; Petr Sykora, New Jersey (Hooking), 19:42.|
|- 4, New Jersey Power-Play Goal - Patrik Elias (5), from Adam Larsson and Ilya Kovalchuk at 3:29. 5, Toronto Goal - Joffrey Lupul (6), from Mike Komisarek and Tim Connolly at 6:31. 6, New Jersey Goal - David Clarkson (3), from Nick Palmieri and Bradley Mills at 8:15. 7, Toronto Goal - Joffrey Lupul (7), from Phil Kessel and Tim Connolly at 9:45. 8, Toronto Goal - Joffrey Lupul (8), from Mikhail Grabovski and Phil Kessel at 13:13. Penalties - Jonas Gustavsson, Toronto (Interference), 2:09; David Clarkson, New Jersey (Fighting (maj)), 17:41; Luke Schenn, Toronto (Fighting (maj)), 17:41.|
|- No scoring. Penalties - Mattias Tedenby, New Jersey (Interference on goalkeeper), 8:03.|