WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) – Mitch Marner had two goals and one assist, the Oston Matthews scored his 34th NHL lead, and the Maple Leafs in Toronto beat the Winnipeg ets 5-3 on Thursday night.
Wayne Simmonds և ason Eason Spetsa also scored, and Jack E. Campbell made 34 saves, helping Northern Division leader Maple Leafs six points ahead of Winnipeg.
Mark Schaeffel, Andrew Kopp and Kyle Connor scored goals for “Ether”.
The teams will finish the series of two games on Saturday night in Winnipeg.
Marner found Matthews with a long cross on the ice, and a blow from his face to the wrist beat Conor Helebook just 27 seconds after the game.
51 seconds later, Simmonds removed the feedback, but Seifel reduced the deficit to 3:19 when he cut with a loose clasp next to Campbell.
The ets later took advantage of a bad play by TJ Brodie, who made a pass in the defensive zone with a pass to Morgan Rieli. Mason Appleton used the circulation to slide the beets on Copp, who squeezed it at 10:26.
Toronto used the deferred penalty kick to run for about 30 seconds before Thornton’s shot bounced off Spezza and went past the screened Hellebook 11. 59. Winnipeg pulled the net and was replaced by Laurent Brosso.
Nick Foligno made his Maple Leafs debut in the best line with Marner լավագույն Matthews.
Folino, who was forced to quarantine after a three-way deal with Columbus this month, helped build the game that led to Toronto’s fourth goal. Finally, Matthews sent a correction ball to Marner, who at 12:58 shook Brosso’s shoulder with a one-time watch.
Aircraft captain Blake Wheeler will return after missing six games due to a concussion. In the second round, he had a low victory, feeding Connor, who beat Campbell 17:56.
Foligno scored his first goal assist at his new club, feeding Marner in front of an empty net at 19:54.