Scores game-winner 59 seconds after Toronto tied game
/ NHL.com Correspondent
Stepan's go-ahead goal
NYR@TOR: Stepan scores go-ahead goal late in 3rd
2/18/16: Derek Stepan gets a great feed from Mats Zuccarello and buries it in the back of the net to put the Rangers ahead
TORONTO --Derek Stepan scored the go-ahead goal with 1:31 remaining in the third period, and the New York Rangers defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-2 at Air Canada Centre on Thursday.
Stepan beat Toronto goaltender Jonathan Bernier with a wrist shot from the slot for his 13th goal of the season. It came 59 seconds after Toronto's Colin Greening scored off a scramble to tie the game 2-2.
2/18/16: Pierre-Alexandre Parenteau's goal is confirmed after a review confirms the puck deflected off his skate and entered the net legally
At 3:58 of the first period in the Rangers/Maple Leafs game, video review confirmed that the puck deflected off of Pierre-Alexandre Parenteau's skate and entered the New York net in a legal fashion. According to Rule 49.2 "A puck that deflects into the net off an attacking player's skate who does not use a distinct kicking motion is a legitimate goal." Good goal Toronto.