-- The Toronto Maple Leafs defeated the Florida Panthers Saturday September 11 by a score of 2-1. The first period was scoreless with Toronto
13-12. The Maple Leafs scored two goals in the second period to take a 2-0 lead.
Chris St. Jacques took a nice pass from Scott May to score on the powerplay and Rich Peverley scored the second Toronto goal. Florida climbed back into the game scoring midway through the third period but it would be as close as they would come.
J.F. Racine started in goal and stopped 32 of 33 shots to register the victory. Brendan Bell wore the 'C' on his jersey, while Ian White and Jeremy Williams were chosen as alternates.
Chris St. Jacques (1) (Scott May (1), David Turon (1)) PP, 7:24, 2nd period
Rich Peverley (1) (Jan Steber (1), Brendan Bell (1)) 18:55, 2nd period
Lou Dickenson (1), (Robert Globke (1)) 8:31, 3rd period
Shots by Period:
1st 2nd 3rd Total
Tor 13 15 6 34
Fla 10 11 12 33
MINS GA GAA SAVES SPCTG
J.F. Racine, Tor. 60 1 1.00 32 .970
Robert Gherson, Fla. 59 2 2.03 32 .941
Toronto 8 16
Florida 5 10