Toronto, ON (SportsNetwork.com) - Mason Raymond and Tyler Bozak tallied
shootout goals while Jonathan Bernier turned away both shots he faced to lift
the Toronto Maple Leafs to a 5-4 shootout victory over the Ottawa Senators.
Bernier stopped all 15 shots he faced in regulation and overtime after taking
over between the pipes midway through the second period for James Reimer, who
yielded four goals on 21 shots.
Raymond, Nazem Kadri, Joffrey Lupul and James van Riemsdyk scored for Toronto,
which overcame a 4-2 deficit to force extra time. Lupul notched his goal
17 seconds before the second intermission and van Riemsdyk lit the lamp 2:52
into the third frame to tie the score.
The Leafs improved to 3-0-0 to begin a season for the third time in the last
Kyle Turris had a goal and two assists for the Sens while Cory Conacher, Jared
Cowen and Jason Spezza registered goals in defeat.
Craig Anderson stopped 38-of-42 shots he faced in net for Ottawa, which opened
its season with a 1-0 victory at Buffalo on Friday.
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